Obituary: Erica Wilson

Today’s New York Times carries an obituary for Erica Wilson.  The writer deems her the “Julia Child of needlework” which seems very apt, since she did so much to encourage American women to take up their needles.

See the full article here:

http://www.nytimes.com/2011/12/14/nyregion/erica-wilson-dies-at-83-led-a-rebirth-of-needleworking.html

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