Orna Willis' Profile
I have always drawn inspiration from my surroundings. Born in Israel, I have lived in Tel Aviv, the San Francisco Bay Area, Michigan and am now very happy to be living in Philadelphia. My artistic point of view has been molded from the different cultures, climates, sounds and scenes of these places.
I began creating art as a young child. Later I studied art, and went on to focus on painting, ceramics, interior design and photography.
In 1994 I stumbled across needlepoint. I found that with fibers I could blend color and textures, I could paint with a needle.
"Color is my greatest fascination. Design and architecture have always intrigued me and my use of geometric shapes is what I bring from that love." Ornaments / designs by Orna was born, however my work has not stopped at designing needlepoint kits. I developed a love for…
- Born on April 4
- Joined November 8, 2007