Linda Chang Teufel was an apprentice for Koos van den Akker while attending Pratt Institute. She is the author of 'Fabric Origami' and numerous articles for crafts, sewing, and quilting magazines. She has taught for many sewing manufacturers, guilds, and conferences. She lives in Worthington, Ohio.
"Formalist descriptions of his works associate him more with the intentions of early 20th-century avant garde movements than to methods of his peers in the fashion world." --Harold Koda, curator, Costume Institute, Metropolitan Museum of Art