I grew up in a poor village in China. With few toys to play, I spent my time learning how to make different types of crafts. I came to the US at the age of 10 and worked in the family restaurant business. But despite the busy hours, I always found time to make crafts.
Over the years, my handcrafted artwork has brought smiles and joy to many people. Though I am now blessed that my family is no longer poor, I still have a strong desire to use crafts as a way of touching people.
As a result of attending bridal showers for my good friends, people started asking me to make them rehearsal wedding bouquets. Of course I jumped at the chance! Having impressed my friends with the quality of the flowers, they encouraged me to start a business.
In the summer of 2010, I interned at a state mental…
- Joined August 12, 2010