The recent introduction of COVID-19 inspired me to reinvest time, energy and efforts into creating functional art.
People ask folks, "What have you been doing while social distancing?" Initially, I was finding it really hard to do anything productive. Then, the desire to create masks for my partner sparked a determination to return to sewing, something I hadn't done in years. Making multiple masks by hand was tedious- so,
I invested some of my stimulus $ into a sewing machine and supplies. After constructing a design that I really liked, growing more comfortable with the multiple steps, and stocking up on materials I've decided to sell some in small batches.