Carina Envoldsen-Harris is a Danish designer, blogger and author living in the UK. Carina is the author of Romantic Motifs (2016) and Mandalas to Embroider (2017), both published by Search Press. Carina lives in Essex, UK. For more information about Carina visit her website www.carinascraftblog.com.
Sally McCollin started her career in the textile industry back in the 1980s, firstly for Knitmaster UK then for Patons and Baldwins, which later became Coats Crafts UK. Sally lives in Teesdale, County Durham, UK. http: //www.stitcharena.com/
Lesley Taylor has always enjoyed embroidery and has been stitching for many years. She has completed her City & Guilds Creative Embroidery Certificate Course and is now in her final year of the Creative Embroidery Diploma. S Lesley lives in Buckinghamshire, UK.
Michaela Learner has worked as a freelance embroiderer, needlecrafter and designer for many years. A practitioner of surface stitching, she uses a range of decorative techniques including freestyle stitchery, blackwork, hardanger, cross stitch and pulled thread work, and is one of the designers for DMC. Michaela lives in Cardiff, Wales, UK. Find more of Michaela’s work on her Facebook page, Cross Stitching Guild.