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Punto dopo punto is "Stitch by stitch" in Italian.
I am Mara.
I am italian and I am an architect. I designed hospitals in Italy and Africa for 35 years. When my first granddaughter was born, in the 1999, I decided it was time to enjoy life and my family. No more time for sleepless nights at the drawing table and no more driving every day in the city!
I was a grandmother with lot of stories to tell and lots of lullabies to sing.
Few years before I took a class in patchwork and quilting. It was only hand sewing! Not machines allowed. SO..I started to sew, quilt, knit and a lot more.
A new life at 61! And now..two granddaughters and one grandson later, I enjoy them as much as I can and I spend time crafting and gardening and reading. Life has different seasons and each one has good fruits and positive aspects. I was also able to finally buy a house near…

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  • Born on April 1
  • Joined October 26, 2011

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Punto dopo punto is "Stitch by stitch" in Italian.
I am Mara.
I am italian and I am an architect. I designed hospitals in Italy and Africa for 35 years. When my first granddaughter was born, in the 1999, I decided it was time to enjoy life and my family. No more time for sleepless nights at the drawing table and no more driving every day in the city!
I was a grandmother with lot of stories to tell and lots of lullabies to sing.
Few years before I took a class in patchwork and quilting. It was only hand sewing! Not machines allowed. SO..I started to sew, quilt, knit and a lot more.
A new life at 61! And now..two granddaughters and one grandson later, I enjoy them as much as I can and I spend time crafting and gardening and reading. Life has different seasons and each one has good fruits and positive aspects. I was also able to finally buy a house near the seaside, my life dream. So the all family gathers there during the summer.
My daughter Ilaria told me everything about Etsy. It changed her life and gave her more time to be with her family working mostly at her home studio. You can visit her shop here http://www.etsy.com/shop/Metamorphosi.

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