Catherine C. Theron is a graduate of Cornell University studying English, history, and design. She resides in Central PA. She is a self-taught designer and stitcher, and has concentrated on counted thread techniques, especially samplers for the past 30 years. Catherine has taught for EGA & ANG Chapters, EGA Regional Seminars, sampler guilds, shops, private groups, museums, & wholesale trade shows. She is also a former partner in the thread company The Gentle Art.