Creating is part of my DNA. Two of the biggest influences in my life created. My grandmother was a very talented artist whose oils decorate my home and inspire me daily. My mother is an expert seamstress. She made her own wedding dress and made her children and herself countless Halloween costumes.
Following in their footsteps, I have always enjoyed crafts. It began with cross stitch as a child. I also used to make wreaths and floral arrangements. I ran a craft department at a major retailer. I could spend hours in a craft store and not get bored.
I started beading about 4 years ago after wrist surgery. Many would believe it was to strengthen my wrist after the operation, but it was really do to my former employer making me self-conscious about the inch long scar left behind. Knowing that I could not find a bracelet that would not fit my small wrists, I decided to do what any…
- Born on June 11
- Joined June 8, 2009
- Palatine, IL, United States