Truly a woman of many skills, it's clear that her past has formed her present. "I teach woodcarving too." Chien states, confirming our suspicion that there's nothing she can't do.
"My father was a woodworker, but I was such a rebellious punk rocker and didn’t want anything to do with it. The things we experience as children have such profound effects on us that we might not even know about until later. So those were formative creative experiences for me."