I design in crochet and plastic canvas but I also knit, do needlepoint and latch hook. I have been crocheting and knitting since I was 7 years old.
Benetta Strydom is from Pretoria, South Africa. By day, she is a Remedial therapist at a local high school, and by night she is an avid crafter. She enjoys experimenting with different craft media, and has also taken art classes for a few years.
A craft industry expert for over two decades, contributing editor Maria Nerius brings her talent, knowledge and creativity to Favecrafts. Maria will share various tips, projects for every skill level and reviews of products and crafting books.
Born into an artistic, entrepreneurial family, it is no surprise that Tiffany Windsor has found success expressing her talents in many different arenas.
Calley Pate is a 30-something wife and mom of 2 with a love for the environment. Her love of the environment led her to cloth diapering and all things related to natural parenting.
Heidi Borchers was born into the crafting industry. As the daughter of Aleene Jackson, America's beloved "Mother of Crafting" and the inventor of Aleene's Tacky Glue, Heidi spent many of her childhood leisure hours in her mother's shop.
I am a crafter from beautiful Whidbey Island, Washington and truly enjoy making handmade gifts for family and friends, and to share with others. I honestly have been creating handmade crafts for over 30 years now and it just keeps getting better.
Savannah Starr hails from the first family of crafting. As great-grand daughter of craft industry pioneer, Aleene Jackson, Savannah grew up in a super-charged creative environment.
Katie Hacker is a jewelry designer with her own line of products, is a prolific author, and is the host of Beads, Baubles and Jewels on PBS. She's designed for too many magazines to mention and shares her "can do" attitude in all of her endeavors.
Amanda Formaro is the crafty, entrepreneurial mother of four children. She is the craft expert for FamilyCorner.com and Kaboose.com.