Melissa Mortenson is the writer behind the Polka Dot Chair blog where she shares craft and sewing ideas with readers. She is the mother of three who grew up in Salt Lake City but is now happy to call Kentucky home. She attended BYU majoring in Biology. While in college she was introduced to Art and Design by her husband who was at the time an Industrial Design major. Even though she never changed her major, she began taking Art classes and found that she had a great love for color and design.