Eileen is a fibre artist living in Parksville, B.C. She learned to sew at the age of seven standing up at her mother’s treadle sewing machine and has been actively involved in fibre arts all her life. She received a Visual Arts degree in 1986 from Brock University. Her work includes screen printing of fabrics, quilting, beading on fabric, art clothing, beaded jewelry, and bead sculptures. She has taught many surface design and fibre arts workshops.