Sharon Boggon has been fabricating since she was a little girl. She trained in fine arts in Perth, Western Australia, and developed great skill in contemporary embroidery and crazy quilting. She has taught crazy quilting internationally and online, and was a lecturer in the Textiles Department at the Canberra School of Art, part of the Australian National University. She lives in Canberra, Australia's "bush capital," with her woodworking husband. They have one grown daughter who is a circus performer and costume designer.