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I live in Aiken, SC with my two daughters. I have always been an arts & crafts type person. I have dabbled in a little of everything from drawing, painting murals, quilting, crocheting, cross-stitching, and the list goes on and on. But, in the spring of 2009, I found my niche in folding origami flowers.

The flowers were my mother's idea! My sister was getting married in September and my mom thought that it would be fun if we (my two sisters, my mother, and I) made an origami arrangement for the cake table at the wedding reception. My sisters are adopted from Korea and my mom thought it would be nice to have something "asian" at the wedding (not that my sisters are asian in anyway -except for their appearance). Long story short, I was the only one that was able to fold the flowers, everyone else was all thumbs. I realized that I loved to fold flowers and that everyone else thought my…

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  • Born on November 22
  • Joined August 2, 2012

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About

I live in Aiken, SC with my two daughters. I have always been an arts & crafts type person. I have dabbled in a little of everything from drawing, painting murals, quilting, crocheting, cross-stitching, and the list goes on and on. But, in the spring of 2009, I found my niche in folding origami flowers.

The flowers were my mother's idea! My sister was getting married in September and my mom thought that it would be fun if we (my two sisters, my mother, and I) made an origami arrangement for the cake table at the wedding reception. My sisters are adopted from Korea and my mom thought it would be nice to have something "asian" at the wedding (not that my sisters are asian in anyway -except for their appearance). Long story short, I was the only one that was able to fold the flowers, everyone else was all thumbs. I realized that I loved to fold flowers and that everyone else thought my arrangements were unique and beautiful. This was how I got started.

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