northern Illinois

I started sewing by hand when I was 7 years old.Next came machine sewing lessons at the local Singer store, a gift from my father. As a teen I took some knitting lessons from my sister and soon after from a local knitting shop. After I married, my mother-in-law tried to teach me to crochet. She was puzzled because I could make the stitches but in a different way than she did. Inspired by the Bicentennial, I used a craft book ... Read Full Bio »