Bonnie, the “mother” in this mother-daughter team, but also the grandmother of many…as pictured above with her grandchildren last April.
I thought it would be fun to introduce the women of LadyBeez by doing a little Q&A. Now, because I write this blog, it’s only natural that I make my mom go first. Sounds fair, right?
Take it away, Mom!
What is your favorite creative outlet?
How old were you when you started sewing?
Probably about 7 or 8. I started using a machine at 11.
Who taught you?
My dad, aunt, and cousin.
What’s the craziest thing you’ve sewn?
3-piece men’s suits
What has changed in technology/innovations that has made the biggest difference in your craft since you started?
The machines are much more advanced and many more stitches…also, automatic button holes!
Where do you get your inspiration?
from my family.
Out of your 4 children, which one is your favorite?
BRITTANY, of course!
HEY! Wait…I didn’t say that!
Oh, uh…….if you had a million dollars, what would you spend it on?
Taking my whole family on vacation
If you could do ANYTHING in the world and make a living, what would you do?
Own my own store and teach sewing
What creative thing do you NOT know how to do but would like to learn?
crocheting & tatting
Well, folks, that’s all you get for now! Feel free to ask any other burning questions in the comments!