Perry, Iowa, United States
My name is Melissa and I do a little bit of everything, sewing, baking, knitting, painting, jewelry, etc.
knitting, sewing, quilting, woodworking, painting, baking, jelly, tea, herbs, vintage light fixtures, vintage plates, vintage furniture, vintage jewelry, making jewelry, Trading Spaces, Extreme Makeover: Home Edition, Habitat for Humanity, gardening
Skills and Techniques
Knitting both on looms and with needles, Sewing by hand and machine sewing on several different machines. Using a serger. Baking cookies, bread, cakes, etc. from scratch and decorating cakes and cookies with various colors of butter cream icing. Making jewelry. Woodworking and painting wood and Birdhouse gourds. Wood carving and making dream catchers. Genealogy research. Making and hot water bath canning several different kind of jelly.