Shannon M Welsh is a textile and apparel designer, artisan, and educator with more than 20 years of experience. She has worked with independent designers and retailers, major apparel brands, indie films, fiber farms and textile mills. Shannon develops and supports bio-regional fiber systems and is the Program Manager for Pacific Northwest Fibershed. She has a BFA in Apparel Design from The Art Institute of Portland, a BA in History from Lewis and Clark College, and a Teaching Certification from the Association Montessori Internationale.
Pacific Northwest Fibershed, an affiliate of Fibershed, develops regional fiber systems that build soil & protect the health of our biosphere. For more information about the work of Pacific Northwest Fibershed please visit - www.pacific-northwest-fibershed.com