Karen Tribble's Profile
I grew up in a very small community called Powhatan, Virginia which is about 25 miles west of Richmond. It was first explored by Christopher Newport around 1608 and later settled by the French Huguenots on the James River. With the creation of the county and the first court of 1777, the county was named Powhatan, for Chief Powhatan, father of Pocahatas, who was one of the greatest Native American Chiefs. That's the history of my home. Now for the fun stuff!
We moved to Powhatan in 1961, when I was 7. The kids in "the village" would roam the area on Saturday which would enrich my love of naure along with growing up in the summers on my grandparent's farm. This started my creativity. I first started sewing at 8 for my Barbie. Then I learned to use a sewing machine and joining the 4-H club at 9, started my sewing competitively. By the time I was ready for college, I had 10 years of…
- Born on November 25
- Joined August 31, 2011