Karin Mackill's Profile
A California girl now living in an isolated part of New Zealand with my family & dog.
Mother, Musician, Baha’i
I live in a rural part of New Zealand. Traveling to the nearest city is at least 3 hours drive through mountains either side. I ride my bike to town whenever possible, recycle and compost, have invested in solar water heating and planted native trees in my garden to do my bit for the environment.
I’ve been doing arts & crafts all my life. Arts & crafts skills include- origami, batik, silk screen printing, lapidary, silver jewellery, macramé, weaving, temari, photography, woodwork and more.
Currently my creative work falls into 2 main areas- textile: batik, shibori & temari and beadwork. Inspiration comes from…
- Joined June 18, 2010