Instructor Biography: Its a ...Yummy
Jessica Meyrowitz - the Founder of It‘s a...Yummy, is a designer and knitter that creates handmade throws, pillows, baby blankets, hats, scarves, wraps and belts using a custom made, oversized, 100% merino wool yarn. Jessica was born in New Jersey and went to college in Boston. Jessica’s first career was as an actress in NYC. Her credits ranged from television to off-Broadway to national commercials. After relocating to Maryland, she began an advertising sales career, eventually moving into radio sales management. Jessica left radio to open her own advertising agency in Washington, DC, where all of her agency's clients were performing arts groups. The agency's roster included Washington National Opera, Washington National Cathedral, University of Maryland, and Washington Performing Arts Society. Eventually, Jessica and her husband and 2 children moved back to NY. This is when she began the process of creating It’s a... Yummy. The new company launched October 2016 after months of perfecting the yarn coloration, the product patterns, packaging and the overall company aesthetic.