It’s time to appreciate domestic artistry like sewing and baking

This summer, I had coffee with my grandmother. The woman who sat before me was a skilled textile artist, designer, weaver, upholsterer and woodcarver. And yet, in 83 years, she had never recognized her own artistry.

I began to wonder: How much talent has gone uncelebrated because we feel entitled to women’s work?

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