Virginia Soskin's Profile
Come on in! I am Virginia Soskin. My work is ENTIRELY handmade by me alone; I do not have helpers designing, creating, finishing or shipping items, nor do I ship out designs to be manufactured. I state this up front because many buyers want truly handmade items by an individual artist, and Etsy is known as the place to find them.
I come from a creative family. My grandma painted toleware and primitive oil paintings. My uncle helped me paint my first painting out of doors. My childhood world revolved around crayons, yarn, fabric, and clay when I wasn't climbing trees or digging snow tunnels.
I remember being very dissatisfied with the tiny brushes that came with kiddie watercolor sets: "Mommy, I need bigger brushes and paper that doesn't get ripply!" My mother, a seamstress and quiltmaker, taught me to sew and quilt. She was…
- Born on March 5
- Joined October 22, 2008