In my artistic journey, my Nonna stands as the cornerstone of my inspiration and resilience. As my primary maternal influence, she instilled in me the virtues of confidence, strength, and perseverance. Her nurturing guidance shaped my skills, imparting the art of sewing and crafting by hand. This series serves as a heartfelt tribute to her enduring presence and the profound impact she had on my artistic passion. Beyond the nostalgia of my youth, it reflects the evolution of our relationship—from a maternal figure to a cherished equal. Embracing her imperfections and triumphs, this collection is a profound expression of the invaluable lessons this remarkable woman continues to teach me.