Phyllis Kaldenberg lives with her husband in Winterset, Iowa. She is a mother of four grown children and has 11 grandchildren. She is a retired preschool owner/teacher and has a love of children’s literature. Phyllis is an avid quilter and is involved in quilting activities in her community. Her first book, The Quilts That Gave A Hug, was published in 2014.
Stacey Bonham was raised in Odessa, Nebraska, and now lives in Pella, Iowa, with her husband and two daughters. She has always had a passion for creativity and has been creating art since she was able to hold a crayon. Stacey is naturally drawn toward using vibrant and rich colors, bringing a sense of warmth and happiness to her artwork.