Andrea Lyn Van Benschoten
Rockaway, NJ USA
Andrea Lyn Van Benschoten has been crocheting for a number of years now and came to discover freeform in the last year or two. She teaches crochet in a number of adult schools and yarn shops and is currently the editor of Chain Link, the newsletter of the Crochet Guild of America, of which she is an Associate Professional member. She lives in Rockaway, New Jersey with her husband Glenn and her cockatiel Mendelssohn. In 2005, she received a blue ribbon at the New Jersey State Fair for one of her free form pieces entitled Bubblegum and Ladybugs.