About the instructor: Flóra Carlile-Kovács:
The award winner of several wearable art shows, Flóra is a professional fiber artist born in Szeged, Hungary, now living and working in Seattle WA. In her work she incorporates two bodies of knowledge, the nomadic traditions and the urban, modern style of feltmaking. Coming from the European tradition of craftsmanship and quality, she is constantly experimenting with ways to improve not only the visual artistic aspect of her work, but also its physical integrity as a functional object appropriate for everyday use.
She believes in improving the World by making functional, durable and beautiful objects of very high quality, using sustainable materials and methods of craftsmanship.