I absolutely love to knit, crochet and spin my own yarns. I was a little girl when I started knitting in 1962. I started by making clothing for my dolls. Basically, I would knit rectangles and haphazardly sew them together. I come from a family of knitters. I grew up watching my aunts, as well as my mom, while they worked on many different projects, including aran sweaters, afghans, scarves, hats and dresses for others. I knew that one day, I would join them. :)
I have started to branch out, in my knitting, to a more artful type of finished project. I love to sit and create a new idea, to take it from the sketch pad to the finished product. This makes me happy.
When I started spinning, in 1989, I started designing. My friends wanted to make what I was making. Their requests led to writing patterns that people could understand, because…
- Joined July 13, 2007