Jane V's Profile
I taught myself to crochet in 6th grade when my English teacher required us to do a presentation on our favorite hobby! I then learned to knit from my Mom and was later encouraged to design for myself by my sister. I love the process - the colors and textures are mesmerizing to me.
My education is in engineering, and I have always found playing with yarn to be a great “time out”. A few years ago, I began to explore the craft more deeply and somehow stumbled upon the art of feltmaking. I was immediately hooked, amazed at the possibilities of felt. This has most recently lead me to experiment with natural dye processes. I find it very exciting and rewarding to explore new techniques and designs.
Quite honestly, I love just about anything to do with yarn. And wool. And silk. And beads. My main focus seems to fluctuate with the seasons, how much…
- Joined February 8, 2011