I am a 3rd (or possibly 4th) generation quilter born and raised in St. Louis, MO (go Cardinals!), and relocated to Cincinnati, OH. I learned how to sew at a young age, originally learning on my mother’s workhorse manual Singer, and later occasionally using my great-grandmother’s Singer treadle machine when my mother permitted it. While sewing fell by the wayside (for the most part) growing up, I have always been crafty. Art was my favorite subject, and at home I was constantly drawing or painting, or creating in some way or another.
I have also always had a passion for the performing arts, which is what led me to my “day job” as a theatrical technician. In college, I majored in technical theatre and emphasized in stage management and costume design. Like riding a bike, all the sewing skills my mom taught me way back when came flooding back in college and I expanded on them in the costume shop. I…
- Joined July 24, 2010