How do I make friends with this woman?

I met a woman at church last year. Then I moved churches. A year later and she’s been seeking me out in public areas, when we encounter each other, as we live close by to each other. I am a gregarious woman by nature. I have many friends. I’ve decided that I’d like to get to know her better; but she’s shy and... show more I met a woman at church last year. Then I moved churches. A year later and she’s been seeking me out in public areas, when we encounter each other, as we live close by to each other. I am a gregarious woman by nature. I have many friends. I’ve decided that I’d like to get to know her better; but she’s shy and introverted. How do I encourage her without scaring her off? It will be another unusual way of making a friend, as I regard my previous church as a cult and she’s my previous crush who hated me’s sister; but I’m the queen of making friends in unusual ways. I think she’s a very good person.
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