Linn County, Iowa

Was there a time before needlework and crafts? I can't remember such a time. That is what is great about great Moms. Eventhough we lived on a farm and mom worked very hard, I do not remember a time that needlework was not done so it was natural to me. Crochet and embroidery were my thing. Sewing was learned on a treadle sewing machine. I just couldn't "get" tatting. I'm left handed and try as I might I have never been able to catch on. No ... Read Full Bio »