haldecraft — personal


Posted by 55799468 on

My name is Lorena Haldeman, and I am the owner, maker, creatrix, artist, and hard-working woman behind HaldeCraft. I was bitten by a crafty bug as a child, when my grandmother tried to teach me to knit and crochet (ostensibly to keep me quiet while "her shows" were on). That didn't take very well, but she also had a ceramics studio and the first time she put a brush in my hand and I painted  that duck purple, I knew that was for me. In the years since then I have kept with my beloved ceramics, and also picked up soap-making,...

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We meet again, for the first time

Posted by A. Lorena Haldeman on

Hello, both old friends and new friends. I am so glad that you have either discovered me, or followed me from Etsy, or that some very good friend of yours (with impeccable taste) has sent you my way. Welcome! Browse around and get a feel for what I do. My shop is eclectic, and yet also cohesive. I've been crafting almost since the day I was born, and never tire of it. My initial love of ceramics was followed by soap-making, after which I picked up knitting, spinning, and dyeing yarn. Lip balms and lotions came out of wanting to...

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