Louise Colgan is a lacemaker, designer, and teacher with experience in a broad range of Bobbin Lace techniques. She began making lace in 1985 and has been teaching classes and workshops for over 30 years. She is an Honorary Member as well as a Past President of the International Organization of Lace, Inc. and has taught at many I.O.L.I. Conventions. Her work has been exhibited locally and internationally. Louise has also published three books of original designs and has made an instructional DVD on Milanese Lace.