Maria Girod


 Maria has been making and manipulating textiles since primary school in Peru. She frequently was knitting under her desk as a young child. Maria has knitted, embroidered, done applique, sewn by hand and machine, quilted, made sock dolls, created teddy bears both soft plush and jointed mohair, cross stitched, and crocheted for over twenty years. She enjoys creating soft sculpture toys that are both a joy to hug and to hold onto as a collectible.