Amie Adelman is a Professor and the Fibers Coordinator in the College of Visual Arts and Design at the University of North Texas. She received an MFA in Fibers from the University of Kansas and a BFA in Fibers from Arizona State University. UNT awarded Adelman with travel grants to conduct textile research in Ghana, Lesotho, Uganda, South Africa, Guatemala, Norway, Ireland, Scotland, and England. Adelman's artwork is published in numerous books including Dyeing and Screen-Printing on Textiles by Joanna Kinnersly-Taylor and Fiberarts Design Book Six edited by Nancy Orban and in a variety of journals such as American Craft, Fiberarts, Fiber Arts Now and Surface Design. Adelman exhibits artwork nationally and internationally and she has participated in residencies at Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts (1998-99), Gullkistan Residency for Creative People in Laugarvatn, Iceland (2014) and Lakkos Artist Residency in Heraklion, Crete (2018).