1460-1530 Florence, Italy
Francesca Tessa comes a large extended family of Florentine textile merchants and manufacturers. She can be found working in the House Wild Rose studios serving as an apprentice under Maestra Rosemounde designing and rendering commissions of embroidered goods and fine clothing. She’s also an accomplished cook, spinner, knitter and dyer.
Modernly: Theresa Ivey, Chattanooga, TN