Lauren Judge was born and raised in Kitchener-Waterloo. With over 22 years experience in hand knitting, Lauren has experimented with many different kinds of fibres and designs. In 2007, she started her own business creating and knitting original designs for accessories and garments made exclusively from natural fibres. Over the years, Lauren has developed as an abstract painter in fluid acrylics. She also has a fulfilling career in not-for-profit administration.