What crafts do you do? I enjoy patchwork and quilting, applique, hand embroidery, crochet, knitting, I also enjoy water colour painting
How long have you been crafting? I have been crafting for as long as I can remember, I made my first quilt when I was 15.
Who taught you your skills?Mainly my grandmother who lived around the corner from me when I was growing up, I also have a degree in Textiles and Design..
Is crafting your hobby or your profession? Both, I still craft as a hobby making items for family and friends, it has also become a profession.
Do you teach/publish your skills and projects?In the last few years I have turned my attention to publishing a digital sewing and craft magazine with a close friend of mine. Our digital magazine Kindred Stitches is sold via the App Store, on Google Play and via Computer.
What do you love most about crafting? It allows me to express my creativity and has enabled me to meet so many like-minded people from all around the world..
What is your proudest crafting moment/achievement? The conception, publishing and sale of a digital magazine that is sold in more than 10 countries and has a 4+ rating on the App store.
5 words that best describe your craft style? Traditional, old world, classic, romantic and timeless.
Anything else that you would like to share? My website Stitching Cow is an exciting online business designed for sewing enthusiasts. The website showcases exquisite patterns, is easy to navigate, offers free patterns, useful information and helpful how to video resources. The site also features a unique range of hand crafted timber sewing items, kits and fabrics. Visitors are invited to join the Stitching Cow community so that they can take advantage of exclusive offers, pattern and magazine launches.