Becky Paton studied Public Art and Design at Chelsea School of Art in London, where she specialized in mosaic making. She now works as a mosaic artist in the UK and Norway, undertaking public, community and private art commissions.
Lisa Gonzalez is an independent crochet and knit designer/artist/devotee. She learned crochet at the age of 11 (i.e many years ago), and began creating her own patterns as a stay-at-home mom.
Carmen Flores Tanis is a mixed media artist, crafter and designer who specializes in combining diverse materials and techniques in unusual and unexpected ways.
In addition to showcasing her designs, Kristin serves up terrific articles about knitting, crochet, yarn and even a few sneak peeks at what's new on her site, StyledByKristin.com.
Double Stitch is the brainchild of the multi-talented twin designers Erika and Monika Simmons. This collection of fun and flirty hand crochet apparel transcends fads and seasons.
Cathie Filian is a lifestyle expert, designer, Emmy Nominated television host, and author. Her ideas focus on budget living, entertaining and DIY projects.
Betz White is a designer, author and "green" crafter who combines her whimsical color and design sense with a love for repurposing. In 2005, Betz left her former career as a children's wear designer to pursue a new love: creating one-of-a-kind items from
Mark Montano is an energetic and undeniably cool designer. His creative musings have manifested successfully in the worlds of fashion, interior design and writing making him a refreshing example of innovation and a beacon of creativity.
Maureen Wilson, also known as Marzipan is the creator of MadeByMarzipan.com, a sewing and craft tutorial site. Her motto is "create everyday," and she does!
Haley Pierson-Cox is a crafty, granny glasses-wearing Brooklyn gal with a giant crush on all things DIY. She writes The Zen of Making, a DIY blog featuring crafty tutorials, handmade geekery, vegan goodness, and all things domestic.