Harmony
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Speaking engagements



June 19, 2013
Diablo Valley Quilters


"Fabric Design: Behind the Scenes from Seed to Selvage!"

DVQ General Meeting, guest speaker

Danville, CA





March 29, 2012
Monona Terrace


"Organic Cotton: The Journey is the Prize"

The Wright Design Series, guest speaker

Madison, WI





March 28, 2012
University of Wisconsin, Madison


"Organic Cotton: The Journey is the Prize"

Brown Bag lunch lecture, guest speaker

Madison, WI





March 27, 2012
University of Wisconsin, Madison


"Things I Learned the Hard Way"

Collection Development and Digital Communication, guest speaker

Madison, WI





March 27, 2012
University of Wisconsin, Madison


"What Makes 'Good' Design"
(or How I Stopped Making Pretty Landfill)

Print and Dye 1, guest speaker

Madison, WI





February 27, 2012
Surface Pattern Design Guild


"The Journey is the Prize"

monthly guild meeting guest speaker

Berkeley, CA





February 18, 2011
Pacific Piecemakers Quilt Guild


"The Journey is the Prize"
(or more than you ever wanted to know about Sus's wife)

monthly quilt guild guest speaker

Gualala, CA





October 29, 2010
Belmont University


"The Journey is the Prize"

convocation lecturer

Nashville, TN





June 12, 2010
Surface Art Association


"Organic Cotton"

monthly meeting guest speaker

Woodbury University, Burbank, CA





May 28, 2009
Surface Design Association


"Organic Cotton: Beyond Oatmeal and Granola Colors"

keynote speaker international textile conference

Kansas City, KS





April 5, 2008
SAQA/SDA Breaking New Ground Symposium


"Shade of Green (well. . . maybe gray)"

panelist: "Ever Green: thinking Green in materials and studio"

Philadelphia, PA





October 4, 2007
Williams-Sonoma, Inc.


"Shade of Green (well. . . maybe gray)"

internal corporate education

San Francisco, CA





May 15, 2007
UC Davis


"Organic Cotton"

Sustainable Design, guest speaker

Davis, CA





May 14, 2007
UC Davis


"The History of Cotton"

World Textiles: Western Hemisphere, guest speaker

Davis, CA





April 19, 2007
Fashion Institute of Technology


"Sometimes a Passion turns into a Mission"

FIT- 1st Annual Sustainability Conference

New York, NY





February 28, 2007
Mendocino Coast Handweavers' Guild Meeting


"Growing a 'Green' Fiber Business"

monthly meeting guest presenter

Mendocino, CA





October 28, 2006
Image West Design


"Going Green"

Insider Information from Top Design Industry Professions Fall Speaker Series

Marin, CA





April 6, 2006
Yale University


"The organic (r)evolution: inspiring environmental & social change through creative, sustainable fabrics"

Fashion and Sustainability: Wearing Social Change conference, guest lecturer

New Haven, CT





March 18, 2006
Koret Auditorium at the de Young Museum


"The organic (r)evolution: inspiring environmental & social change through creative, sustainable fabrics"

Textile Art Council program, guest lecturer

San Francisco, CA






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