Leticia Fernandez's Profile
For as long as I can remember I enjoyed making things, and this started with a fascination and love with paper when I was 4 years old. My beloved Abuelita Irene would give me small stacks of colored and textured paper from a box that was hidden in the corner in her game closet. Oh, it was like a buried treasure for me. I loved just holding and feeling the paper with my fingertips. When I was 7 years old I made a 3 dimensional paper house out of some of that paper. It had a swinging door, cut out windows and a happy family drawn on the inside walls. It was glued on a piece of cardboard and when I came to show my mom what I had made she was so impressed she encouraged me to take it to school and show my 2nd grade teacher. I was so proud of my little paper house and my teacher Mr. Global made such a big fuss about it.
My mom showed me how to use her sewing machine when I was 9 years old and it was…
- Born on March 20
- Joined April 21, 2009