Spotlight on Expert Knitter, Colleen Babb
Are you retired?
No. I am a housewife who loves to knit & crochet.
Have you had other occupations?
I was a telephonist and receptionist.
What would you be doing, if not producing SPAZA products?
I would be knitting for myself or charity.
What’s the best part of making SPAZA products.
I get to do something I enjoy.
…and the worst?
I enjoy it so much that I do not get to knit for myself.
How does this work benefit you?
I have been able to regain my confidence and independence.
What benefit could this work have for others and the community?
It could help people to feel useful in the community while earning.
What’s your most memorable experience in making SPAZA products?
Meeting the team that make SPAZA successful and knowing that people like
to buy the products that I have made.
Colleen's cloth is only available in South Africa from our store at The Watershed and online here>