Andie Powers graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in writing, literature & publishing from Emerson College. An Air Force brat, she designated Seattle as her hometown in 2006. Before co-founding Assemble Shop & Studio in 2009, she worked with corporate trend, design & craft companies in Boston, Los Angeles and Seattle. Currently, she splits her time working as a freelance writer, maker and brand consultant. Andie lives in Seattle with her husband, daughter and cranky chihuahua. Follow her personal twitter at @andiegwpowers.-
She likes: running, spice racks, puppies, rubber stamps, a clean house & This American Life. Email Andie
Emily Grosse graduated with a Master’s Degree of Art History from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago in 2006, and worked for the Chicago Artist’s Coalition and the American Art department of the Art Institute. After migrating to Seattle, she co-founded
Assemble Shop & Studio where she has spent the last seven years teaching sewing, crochet, block printing, and bookbinding classes. In her spare time, Emily can be found concocting new projects for her century-old Seattle bungalow, and making a joyful home with her husband and two sons.
She likes: baking, bookbinding, autumn, linens, museums, miniatures, Chicago & yellow, floral wallpaper. Email Emily