"We are four children in the family, among which my junior brother and sister are also talented with the skill of carving. My brother helps me a lot…."
Update (August, 2019)
“My sister introduced me to carving; she had the opportunity to learn, and it fascinated me---if a woman could carve, then why can’t I also carve? Carvers were not respected back then, because carving wasn't considered valuable.