Linda Bowers' Profile
I am an avid egg decorator, gardener, Bible believing Christian, cross stitcher, and puzzler. I am married to my husband Peter, and I have three daughters (Amanda, Cathryn, and Sarah) and one granddaughter (Julia). I live outside of Rochester, NY, where I have just completed homeschooling my youngest daughter. Yeah!!
So how did I get started in pysanky? First of all, I'm not Ukrainian. I am Polish. My great aunt was a nun and she painted eggs. I used to love receiving one of her eggs each Easter. While browsing through our local science museum's class schedule, I came across a one-day class on making Ukrainian eggs. I signed up for the class and then did a little research on pysanky. After reading about the wax resist process I thought to myself "Oh my gosh, this looks too complicated for me." Despite my reservations, I participated in the class and have been...
- Born on January 22
- Joined December 5, 2011