by Bianca Vasquez [slideshow]
For my documentation project, the person I chose to interview is Mrs. Vargas, she is a mom of 6 boys and has been knitting and crocheting for many years. I asked her a few questions about how and when she started.
Q. How old were you when you started knitting and crocheting?
A. I started when I was 6 years old in Mexico.
Q. Who taught you how to knit and crochet?
A. My grandmother.
Q. Does knitting and crocheting mean a lot to you and why?
A. It does mean a lot because I still feel connected to my grandmother because it was one of her favorite things to do.
Q. How often do you knit and crochet?
A. Any time I have a chance. Since I have six boys I might do 2 to 3 days a week.
Q. During all the years you have been knitting what was your favorite projects?
A. Making baby covers and booties for the boys.