I have dabbled in all kinds of arts and crafts over the years, and sometimes it's hard to narrow it down.
My mom taught me to crochet when I was 4, and that is probably my favorite thing to do. In addition to creating beautiful things, I find it very relaxing. I have recently taken up knitting too.
I discovered gourds through my ex-husband, who grew up in Mexico using them to store water. Now everyone uses plastic, but the gourds are great for all kinds of other uses. From gourds, I got interested in other natural objects, like the giant seed pods and sea shells.
My mom taught me to sew pretty young too, and I have sewn everything you can imagine over the years. I made and sold teddy bears before getting into gourds. I sewed costumes for my daughters ballet company for…
- Born on January 27
- Joined September 15, 2009