Natasha Lehrer, age 21, of Aurora, Illinois, uses a needle to stiffen and intertwine the fibers in a process known as felting to make a flower that will become a pin. She founded Esther's Place Fiber Arts Studio when she was 19-years-old with the help of her parents.

Weaving Farm Upbringing and Love of Fiber Arts at Esther’s Place

Natasha Lehrer, a 22-year-old from Big Rock, Illinois in Kane County is the owner of Esther’s Place Fiber Arts Studio, a business she started in a restored Victorian home when she was 18.