I had a science teacher in the sixth grade who changed my life.
The way she a) made science ridiculous fun, b) always talked about boogers, and c) would grade and decorate homework with rubber stamps that excited me and kick-started my journey to the creative side.
Influenced by her, I purchased my first rubber stamp: the two-part Troll stamp with the crazy hair you could stamp in different colors. Amazing.
Stamping and science projects awakened other crafts and everything DIY which, along with hanging out with gadget fiends like my father and older brother, fed the hunger to constantly think, build, create and sew. Figuring out how to make and to re-make things work for me (and you!) is the name of my evolution as an artist. In my mind, those are the quietest times --…
- Joined August 29, 2006