Beppi Knott, who signs her work with her first name, was born in Choptank, Maryland. She studied Painting at Townson State University. She has teamed up with her sister Mary Knott, who is a poet and writer, and created the comic 'Pretty Beaver' in 1998. Five issues have appeared of this series. Their work has also appeared in magazines such as Proper Gander, the New York Waste, Toxic Flyer and Art-O-Matic.
Beppi also incorporates comics in her fine art, and uses techniques such as watercolor, quilting, needlepoint, acrylic and Prismacolor. her work has been exhibited on several occasions, most notably in the Slovenian Break 2.1 Festival and the World Columbia Exposition in Chicago.