T.L. Bonaddio is a writer, artist, and full-time book lover, with experience as an editor in children's & gift book publishing. She earned a BFA in Printmaking/Book Arts from The University of the Arts in Philadelphia. Having trained all of her life to "make stuff," she wrote Stick It!: 99 D.I.Y. Duct Tape Projects and continues to focus on creating books for children and teens. She grew up in Scranton, PA, and currently resides in Philly.