Ilga Jansons' Profile
Thanks for checking out Edgewood Garden Studio! Edgewood Garden is our home in Western Washington, under the gaze of Mt. Rainer, where we garden, spin, weave, paint, and create in a number of mediums. Mike and I are committed to a “close to nature” pantry and lifestyle. We live with our chickens, koi, German Shepherds and have had sheep, goats, and rabbits in the past. You can visit the garden here and read my ever so occasional blog: http://www.edgewoodgarden.com
Retired now, I have been a professional artist and teacher in a number of mediums including: etched glass, weaving, watercolor and colored pencil. Fibers and textiles have always been a special passion. I learned to knit Latvian mittens at my grandmother’s knee and never stopped playing with yarn. Currently, I have eight spinning wheels, though mostly I use my trusty 30-year companion, a single-treadle Lendrum wheel. For weaving, I...
- Born on March 29
- Joined May 28, 2011