Jill Hamor grew up in Southern California loving animals, drawing prolifically, and playing soccer with her sisters and brother. She completed her undergraduate degree at UCLA and received an MPH in health policy from UC Berkeley, after which she worked to promote access to quality health care in California.
Jill is a newcomer to handcrafting, inspired to design, sew, and knit over the past eight years for her three daughters and her nieces and nephews. She now resides in the San Francisco Bay Area with her family and their newest addition, Lily the black lab mix. You can find more of Jill's work at her blog, bybido.blogspot.com.