Elaina Turpin's Profile
I grew up on my grandparent's organic mushroom farm. No, not those kinds of mushrooms, mostly shiitake and oyster.
In addition to learning the intricacies of fungal growth I also learned to craft and sew. Remember latch-hooking, macrame and puffy paint? I was my grandma's favorite art student.
I no longer enjoy raising mushrooms (hello spores), but I still love to craft. Due to a lack of space and materials, I stick to sewing--mostly bags of some sort. To keep my sanity, I write depressing stories. Seriously, my stories usually end because I've killed off all my characters. I attribute that to farm living too.
I will often use recycled or vintage materials. Each listing will say whether it is constructed from new materials or…
- Born on February 9
- Joined February 24, 2010
- Elaina Turpin
- Mill City, OR, United States