Hi there! My name is Mykky (pronounced my-key) and I'm a designer, taiko drummer, crafter and observer of life all mixed into one. I come from a very creative family so it's not surprising that it rubbed off on me. As a kid, I was always surrounded by some form of art followed with art lessons. Music, dance, voice, ceramics, sewing, craft classes - you name it, I probably took it.
Thankfully, my learning didn't just stem from the classroom. I had my own personal teachers at home. I learned to draw through my dad and I learned crochet/sewing through my mom and grandmother (...ooh and a kooky crochet teacher from Spain who taught classes at my community center in Chicago).
Then as life tends to do, I experienced a warp in time and my creativity was put on hold. I had to do all the "adult" things in life like graduate…
- Joined March 22, 2009