Abigail R. Gehring
is the editor of Back to
, and Self-Sufficiency
author of Odd Jobs
and Dangerous Jobs
practiced living self-sufficiently since her childhood in Vermont,
being home-schooled, home-canning jams and jellies, and enjoying
natural crafts. She lives in New York City and Windham, Vermont.
Martha M. Gehring has been drawing since she was about the same
age as her grandson (five years old). She specializes in
watercolors and oils and enjoys painting on unusual surfaces, such
as slate. She lives in Vermont with her husband and cats.