Ashley Brooks Whitaker's Profile
My name is Ashley Brooks Whitaker, and I love to make stuff. With eleven Jacob sheep on the farm, I got tired of filling the garage with so many bags of wool that there wasn't any room to park vehicles. I had to figure out what to do about all that dang wool! I signed up for a yarn spinning class at a wool and fiber festival and just about fell asleep at the wheel - literally! Not a spinner. At that same festival, I moped around the place, thinking I'd never figure out what to do about the wool. I had visions of using the wool to build a mountain in the pasture. At least the sheep would have something to play on! Then I walked by a booth with felted animals and another booth with felting supplies. I bought a few felting supplies and have been felting ever since. I still do plenty of other things other than felting because making leads to more making. And so it goes.
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- Born on January 12
- Joined December 9, 2009