Ellen Chester is the designer behind With My Needle. She designs original samplers, reproduces antique samplers, and also designs a wide variety of needlework accessories. Her Quaker designs are among her bestsellers. She is well known for her very comprehensive directions especially when it comes to the assembly directions of her 3-dimensional pieces. Besides designing, Ellen also enjoys teaching and has taught for guilds and shops in the US and also in England and in New Zealand. The verse ".....is my name and with my needle I wrought the same" was the inspiration for her company name. She hopes you'll enjoy stitching her designs.