(AKA the Introverted Artist)
Bonnie has been a lifelong artist who started, like many kids, doodling on anything she had handy. Bonnie's love for the arts led her to Parsons School of Design in NYC. She graduated with a BFA in Fashion Design & enjoyed a 10-year career in fashion illustration working at Vogue/Butterick/
McCall Patterns. She loves mixing art mediums & techniques & is thrilled to share her love of art & design through the exciting world of fiber arts. In addition to teaching through BonnaH Co, Bonnie is a part-time instructor at One River School, where she's teaching Digital Art to kids & teens. Bonnie calls Fairfield, CT "home" with her husband and their son & daughter.
(AKA the Outgoing Sewist)
Hannah comes from a long line of women fiber artists. Growing up around sewing, knitting, crocheting, embroidering, or weaving instilled in her the value of using her hands to create. Hannah has always been passionate about kids & education. She helped raise her sisters, taught preschool, and worked with college students with disabilities after earning her MA in Education from UC Santa Barbara. She's currently an executive function coach for Beyond BookSmart and hosts a podcast called Focus Forward. Hannah feeds her creativity by sewing clothes for herself. Hannah lives in Fairfield, CT with her husband and their two kiddos.