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My father purchased a child’s metal sewing machine (that chain stitched) for me when I was only 5. I have not been without a sewing machine since that day. I can remember mending my own stuffed toys and doll clothes before I’d even started kindergarten. When books were sold at school, I always looked for books about making dolls and toys of cloth. By second grade, I had a real treadle sewing machine and was making clothing for myself as well as my dolls.

The first items I sold were handmade potholders when I was 6. My brother was the salesman who took them door to door to get orders to match the customer's kitchen colors.

I learned sewing techniques from my mother, 4-H, Home Economics classes in school, and books and magazines. For me, sewing and designing are nearly as important to survival as food…

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  • Female
  • Born on September 30
  • Joined January 13, 2011

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fabric, wood, vintage metal, wool, flax, buttons, paint

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LucysLazyDayzFolkArt
Lucys Lazy Dayz Folk Art

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My father purchased a child’s metal sewing machine (that chain stitched) for me when I was only 5. I have not been without a sewing machine since that day. I can remember mending my own stuffed toys and doll clothes before I’d even started kindergarten. When books were sold at school, I always looked for books about making dolls and toys of cloth. By second grade, I had a real treadle sewing machine and was making clothing for myself as well as my dolls.

The first items I sold were handmade potholders when I was 6. My brother was the salesman who took them door to door to get orders to match the customer's kitchen colors.

I learned sewing techniques from my mother, 4-H, Home Economics classes in school, and books and magazines. For me, sewing and designing are nearly as important to survival as food.

I discovered primitive and Folk Art dolls in 2003 and it changed my life. Now I’m a Folk Artist. I hope you'll enjoy my designs as much as I enjoy creating them. Please be sure to check out my other Etsy shoppe http://www.lazydayzlucy.etsy.com

I am a proud member of an Etsy Team called The Old Farmhouse Gathering.We are a talented, professional group of artisans who create everything from primitive, folk art, cottage, and whimsical handmade items, with an old fashioned flair! Please type--OFG team-- to see all their wonderful work. We can also be found at oldfarmhousegathering.blogspot.com . You won't be disappointed!

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