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Jorie Johnson

Biography

Jorie Johnson studied Textile Design at Rhode Island School of Design (RISD), USA and further studied and taught screen printing on on fabric at several institutions in Finland; securing a work study at Marimekko.
Works in public collections include the Victoria & Albert Museum, London, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum, NYC, de Young Museum of San Francisco, and she has authored Felt Making & Wool Magic (Quarry Books, USA) and co-authored Fabulous Felted Scarves (Lark Books, USA.)
She has been principle of Joi Rae Textiles since 1983, and has lived at the last stop of the Silk Road for twenty-five years.

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