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Maria Garcia Biography – Maria Garcia Wiki
Maria Garcia is a contestant on The Great British Sewing Bee 2023 and an A&E nurse in Fife. Originally from Costa Rica, Maria moved to Scotland when she was eight years old.
She works as an A&E nurse at Victoria Hospital in Kirkcaldy, Fife, Scotland. According to her Sewing Bee profile on the BBC, as much as she loves the fast-paced nature of her job, it is sewing which helps her to unwind after a stressful shift.
Although Maria’s mum taught her the basics of using a sewing machine, she is mostly self-taught. She enjoys being able to make clothes that fit her well, and has a passion for making handbags and purses, which has led to her dabbling with leatherwork.
Maria Garcia Age
Sewing Bee Maria is 34 years old as of 2023. She was born in Costa Rica.
Maria Garcia Partner
Fife A&E nurse Maria lives with her partner Tony and their rescue dog Gaia. They both enjoy gardening together, and Maria is now venturing into making waterproof cushions for her garden furniture.
Maria Garcia Great British Sewing Bee
Costa Rica-born Maria is one of the sewers competing in The Great British Sewing Bee Series 9 on BBC One. The popular BBC show, presented by Sara Pascoe, will see 12 crafty contestants show off their skills to the series’ resident judges Esme Young and Patrick Grant for the coveted title of Britain’s best amateur sewer.
NHS Fife showed its support for Maria ahead of her Sewing Bee debut. A post on Facebook said: “Good luck to our staff nurse, Maria Garcia, in the new series of Sewing Bee.”
Maria Sewing Bee Ethnicity
The Great British Sewing Bee 2023 contestant Maria is of South American ethnicity.
Maria Sewing Bee Instagram
Maria’s Instagram handle is @marzi_the_amble_stitcher.