"With a degree and professional background in Instructional Design and a passion for all things handmade, Susan Fuller brings the two together with fuller by design. She has homeschooled her three teenagers since birth and shows no signs of stopping any time soon. Each year, semester, even month of homeschooling is a new adventure, balancing academics with creative pursuits and family fun (let’s not count how many times the fun wins out over schooling, deal?). Susan is an avid modern quilter, often found semi-buried under a stash of fabric, pins and needles. When not sewing or creating, she teaches fitness classes and pursues an even greater act of strength – pregnancy and childbirth as a gestational surrogate, carrying babies for couples who can’t carry for themselves. She recently delivered her ninth surrogate baby, which is her twelfth child overall"