Biggan Ryd-Dups started her Biggan Design Yarn label in 2003 to have superior yarn to work with and a plethora of colors to be inspired by. She designs every garment under the sun and gives workshops to inspire and teach other knitters to do the same!
Mercedes Tarasovich-Clark is a knitwear designer, writer, and teacher based in Alabama. Known for her feminine designs, she has designed for many yarn companies, books, and magazines, including Interweave Knits, Twist Collective, and Knitty.
Nationally-recognized teacher John Mullarkey has been tablet weaving for nearly a decade. His work has been displayed in the Missouri History Museum, and garments using his card woven bands have been featured in international fashion shows.
Ann Budd is the best-selling author of more than a dozen books including the Handy Book Series, Getting Started Knitting Socks, Sock Knitting Master Class, and several books in the Style series. Ann is also a freelance editor and she teaches workshops throughout North America and beyond.