Talking Pictures: Jennifer Usher

Jennifer Usher, of “Make It Sew” in Rutland, tells the story of the opportunity she had 10 years ago to work for a time in County Donegal in northwestern Ireland. “They made fabric,” Usher says. “They hand-wove the wool that was produced literally next door, in a yarn factory.” Usher talks about the friendships she made there and deepened through their shared work. She says, “I found that I was really welcomed and really able to make friends.” See and hear Jennifer Usher tell the story in her own words in this week’s video at

Jennifer Usher, of Make It Sew in Rutland, talks about her time spent working for a family business in County Donegal in northwest Ireland, what she learned and the friends she made in this week’s Talking Pictures video at

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