I was born on the island of Guadeloupe in the French West Indies. However at a young age of 7, my father decided to see the world and we left for Quebec, Canada where I grew up. Later I moved to Florida and met my wonderful husband. The rest, well that's another story!
I have always enjoyed working with my hands and see the fruits of my labor. My mother taught me, her mother taught her, and so on. Creating is relaxing to me, be it a shell mirror for my bathroom, a mosaic coffee table for the living room, a pretty dress for a wedding, a crochet doily for my bed pillow, sponge painting my bedroom walls or refinishing a beautiful wooden dresser found at a flea market; I love to express myself.
I especially like to bring back momentos from my trips to places and countries I visit: chocolates and tea towels from France, coconut carved wooden…
- Joined April 27, 2010