Suzanne McNeill is often known as a Trendsetter for arts and crafts. Dedicated to hands-on creativity, she constantly tests, experiments and invents something new and exciting. Suzanne is the woman behind Design Originals, a publishing company dedicated to all things fun and creative. She is a designer, artist, columnist, TV personality, publisher, art instructor, author and lover of everything hands-on. She was the 2011 winner of the Craft and Hobby Association's Industry Achievement Award.
Mary Harrison is co-owner of The Artful Bead, a popular bead store with multiple locations in North Texas. She loves to craft everything from jewelry to furniture and has written dozens of craft books for Design Originals and her designs have been featured in several national craft magazines.
Delores Frantz is a multi-talented craft designer. She has worked with Girl Scout and youth groups for years, specializing in organized craft projects. Delores is often a guest on television and has written numerous jewelry and craft books for Design Originals.
Syndee Holt has a Fine Arts degree from the Brooks Institute of Photography and writes regularly for national magazines including Arts and Crafts and Better Homes and Gardens. She is also an editorial advisor for Expression Magazine and appears regularly on television home shows.