Aunt Vay taught me to knit when I was 11. My godmother Della taught me to crochet when I was 9. Both ladies made gorgeous things for everyone. Aunt Vay would take me to the yarn store where the smell of yarn made my heart leap for joy. We'd paw through a wonderful local fabric store which carried all odds-n-ends of factory overruns, buttons from 1930's that were still on the shelves, and all sorts of forms and special tools that were used ... Read Full Bio »