Renee Roberts' Profile
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My sewing journey began in a home economics class in the primeval swamp known as middle school. We were tasked with making a skirt, which would ultimately be worn to school as part of the final grade. Every aspect of this course turned out to be a nightmare: from picking out the fabric, (what was I thinking) to putting in a zipper, fighting with the waistband, and sewing a straight seam, I was an abysmal failure. It was the only class of my academic career in which I received a deficiency slip. I have done my best to blot from my memory the day I had to wear the skirt to school. I do remember that the hem was askew, the waistband crooked, and the zipper refused to go up all the way. Even my best friends laughed. I was finished with sewing.
To satisfy my creative urges, I turned to handwork like needlepoint and embroidery,…
- Born on August 13
- Joined March 1, 2010