Diana Bear's Profile
Remarkable & insanely delightful is how I would describe the tactile sensation of riffling through my fabric stash at my home studio. There is so much joy in every yard of fabric I own that I hate to part with it, but my creative energy compels me to make each yard a worthy project. Each piece of fabric seems to have a mind of its own as I wrestle it into submission, creating what will eventually be a little purse. Sometimes, even raising my voice at my lovely fabrics… but I digress. My love for fabrics and simple hand stitching is what I enjoy… simple as that.
I was born and raised in Los Angeles California, by immigrant parents, in a multi generational household. My love for hand stitching came early for me while sitting at my grandmother’s side. I was lucky to have been raised in our Mexican heritage where grandmothers are loved and respected. It was my ‘abuelita’ that taught me the love of hand embroidery. I loved the…
- Born on August 31
- Joined January 20, 2012
- Diana Bear
- Sierra Madre, CA, United States