Jennifer grew up in a vibrant home of makers and studied Surface Design at Fashion Institute of Technology in NYC and Textiles at University of Vermont. She has designed at Laura Ashley Headquarters in Wales, UK, as design director for P&B Textiles, founded Studio Sampou, and licenses to Robert Kaufman Fabrics. She designs patterns for C&T Publishing and Stash Books and has a new book, Ombré Quilts. She loves to teach and explore the world seeking color and art. She lives near San Francisco with her family and pets.