Ever since she was a little girl, Mia Underwood has been passionate about making things. Her first love was painting and drawing, but she loves to explore new techniques and materials. Her interest in Scandinavian crafts was encouraged in childhood by her Danish grandmother, who also taught her an appreciation of nature and all things hand-made. She is also the author of My Felted Friends (978-1-908170-94-1) for CICO Books. The author is based in Brighton.