Peggy Costa's Profile
I live in Northern California & made my first sock monkey in about 1978. I'm still making sock monkeys for my family & anyone else who is partial to them. I also make greeting cards using my sock monkey photos taken in places all over the map.
I prefer to do "guerrilla" type photography of my sock monkeys, meaning I spontaneously stop to take a photo rather than using a made up situation.
I offered my pregnant, birthing, nursing sock monkey for the new Regretsy book when they asked for submissions. It was accepted & appears on page 45 with the author's comment "Unprotected Socks". Kinda wild.
I've been making off the wall, oddball, & one of a kind monkeys for awhile now.
My sock monkeys are not mass produced. Each one is…
- Born on April 29
- Joined August 23, 2009