Born and raised in New England I am the youngest of 5 children.
My mom taught me at a preschool age to craft. Using home made paste and felt I began my creative years making pillows, fun pieces and whatever else I could glue with some type of style. When in the 8th grade I learned to sew and by my sophmore year I was making dresses for my girlfriends and have continue to sew throughout my adult life.
As a young adult I took 2 painting classes, one for painting on material and one for wood. From there I took off. I had as many paint bottles in my craft room as I did material in the closet :) My love of woodworking and power tools came later as I began to design and cut my own wood.
While living in Alaska and working full-time, my painting and sewing became a full-time/part-time pleasure. My hubby…
- Joined December 1, 2009