Name: Tina “Crafty” Bailey
Age Group: Cherry Blossom
Business Name: Mystical Magickal Dreamer
Art Medium: Everything
ALBH: How did you get into your specific art?
TB: My Grandmother started me crocheting lace at age 5 to go on the hand stitched embroidery we had already done.
ALBH: How long have you been at crafting?
TB: For over 50 Years.
ALBH: What’s your long-term goal as an artist?
TB: To share the knowledge with others that wish to learn.
ALBH: What does the word “Hippie” mean to you?
TB: Someone more in tune with nature. Believes more in the old ways. Sharing the knowledge we have with others who truly wish to learn and carry on after.
ALBH: How long does a typical piece take you to make?
TB: That depends on what it is. If I’m crocheting a shawl, depending how detailed, it could take just 8hours.
ALBH: What is your typical day like?
TB: Well, I work a full time plus overtime regular job, so during the mind numbing that goes on, I dream of traveling around different places collecting different things to make with and showing them to others and inspiring them to learn or buy.
ALBH: Why do you think your art is a good fit for A Little Bit Hippy?