Kara is a graduate of Parsons School of Design and holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts in illustration. As an illustrator, she specialized in technical illustrations for knitting, crochet and other craft books for major publishers. In 2002, Kara began designing patterns for her independent collection of knitting patterns. In June 2010, Kara joined Annie's full time as executive editor of Creative Knitting magazine and knit publications. Kara's knitwear designs have been published in Creative Knitting, Interweave Knits, Vogue Knitting and Family Circle Easy Knitting. You can follow Kara on Power Purls podcast and her website www.KaraGottWarner.com.