How long have you been doing your fabulous crafts?
I have always had a very creative side. My mom said I was the most difficult kid to keep busy because I wasnt interested in any of the normal girl stuff. She would go to the library to research art projects for me to work on, and took me to the grocery store to pick out my favorite shapes of pasta. I would paint the pasta and create pictures or sculptures with it. I loved weaving paper and got very interested in origami for a while. My father is an amazing craftsman, but he came from a place and time where the work he did was for function and to make a living. He has never considered himself an artist, but the man can make anything. He built custom houses when I was a baby, and I spent hours with him in the garage tinkering with his tools, and making things. My grandmother also taught me needlepoint and embr