Tina O’Rourke is a crafter, pattern designer, and founder of Miss Daisy Patterns, an online platform with sewing tutorials and popular sewing patterns for dolls and soft creatures. Her work has appeared in publications such as Mollie Makes and Simply Sewing.
Being crafty and design-oriented Tina trained as an interior designer and specialised in holistic design and colour therapy before setting up her first sewing and design-based business, Missy Bonkers, in 2009. Her work focuses on pattern drafting and design using textiles, felt, hand and machine embroidery, crochet, and graphic design. Tina lives in Galway, Ireland with her husband Alan and their Springer Spaniel, Missy.