Cheryl Hanson's Profile
Fabric, fiber and thread have been therapeutic to me for over twenty years and I am grateful that you have come to my shop to share that journey.
I began as a traditional quilter, making quilts for my family and friends, but learned the true importance of a creative outlet, as my health issues took a toll on my original therapeutic career, as a physical therapist.
I continued to make traditional quilts but pushed myself to do and try more, just as I had encouraged my patients to reach higher for so many years. I found myself interpreting old quilt patterns in new ways and creating my own patterns or designs to express my new directions. I also learned to look for patterns or designs with “good bones”—ones which I might dislike for the colors or style, but if I looked beneath that outer draping, I could see how a small change here or there in color or design could bring a whole new life t…
- Born on January 22
- Joined July 20, 2011
- Cheryl Hanson