Shona Brooks has many years of beading experience. She co-owns two businesses in Northfield, Minnesota: Eclectic Goat Art, and Glass Garden Beads. Shona also is recognized as a nationally published illustrator. She enjoys teaching and sharing designs on paper, as well as designs in bead stitching/weaving. Shona loves the teaching side where students learn a systematic process, as well as sharing creative inspiration with the students as to what else could be done.