I thought that artists, writers, painters, musicians and even olympians were born with a special advantage. Something that makes them experts. After reading and watching documentaries I see the main difference is commitment and repetition over time.
The reason I haven’t sewn outside of design school was my fear that I can’t do it. So strange as I tackle all obstacles without a thought. I guess there is a pressure I put on myself that I procrastinate to the point of standing still. I am 32 years old and have purchased fabric and sewing equipment so many times and allowed them to carry dust.
Now I am helping my sister with her business I have decided that I have to begin. Her dog clothes are made from second hand garments purchased from local charity shops. They are deconstructed and reconstructed into sophisticated dog clothes.