I love felting wool and making it into purposeful items. It is thrilling to put my beloved hand knit or crocheted item into the washing machine and see what comes out.
I love the bulk of my items to be educational. I have 4 little rugrats and, as a parent, I want my kids to be learning as they are playing!
We are the captains of Finland Handcrafters Team on etsy, a team with many members and the goal is to make Finnish artisans to be recognized in and outside Etsy in Finland and in the rest of the world.
I started selling to family and friends a few years ago, then I moved onto craft fairs and now finally I have opened a shop on Folksy. I hope to set up my own website, my other half is a web developer so he will come in handy!
Nature, especially the color combinations. I would never think of them on my own. Never ending choices.
I would LOVE to be featured on Heart Handmade because I think my work embodies what this site stands for. I’m an artist that puts her all, her heart into her work.
I have always enjoyed being creative. One of the first things I remember making to sell was a turkey made out of fall-colored knit gloves (I cleaned out the local Target) and sitting on small grapevine wreaths. My mom had gotten a table at a local craft fair to sell some items she had made too, and my sister tagged… View Post