Crafting has been part of my life for as long as I can remember. Whether it was me doing the crafting or my mom. I definitely give my mom credit for the crafty gene. I remember going with my mom to Herrschner's annual warehouse sale almost every year because it is in the town I grew up in. I remember always wanting embroidery floss to make friendship bracelets. One year at the sale I got an entire box full of many colors — I loved it. I bet I still have it somewhere! Making friendship bracelets turned into beading and along the way I did a little painting. I had a plaster mold craft kit where I painted the shapes after they dried — they were by no means brilliant, but I remember having a good time with it. My favorite shape was a baseball and glove — I painted at least one to look like the retro Milwaukee Brewers logo (Go Brew Crew!).
As computers became more popular, I remember becoming…
- Born on April 26
- Joined September 3, 2010
- Madison, WI, United States