leila cook

The Yarn Therapist teaches art & crafts to young and old alike.

Leila Cook is a fiber artist, writer and activist.  Self- taught and specilaizing in knit and crochet design, she teaches her students the benefits of creative therapy through handwork.  “Practicing the art of needlework brings with it so many benefits.  First is participation in the creative process- there is a spiritual connection to creation that everyone can gleen from creating a beautiful and fuctional piece of fiber art.  Second, needlework engages the mind and the senses promoting concentration and relaxation through the meditative process of repetitive motion. And third, finishing a needlecraft projects brings with it a sense of pride and accomplishment”.     Leila lives with her husband and five children in beautiful middle Tennessee.

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: