Sally Harding's Profile
I owe much of my creativity and skills to my mom who could make anything out of nothing and have it look perfect. She lost her battle against cancer when I was 20, but she lives on in everything I create. Originally from the SF Bay Area, I moved to Portland in 1999. I began making dolls around 2003 and sold them at the Astoria Saturday Market one summer. Life took over for several years and I didn't do much sewing. After meeting my (now) husband, he encouraged me to start making them again and try to make a business out of it. I enjoy the escape that creating gives me. The process of taking random bits and figuring out how to make something with them. I like getting to know my characters as they come alive and take part in their own creation. Each of my characters is unique and one of a kind. There will never be duplicates made. I've tried making duplicates, and they never turn out that way. Each of my characters has a name,...
- Joined November 21, 2011