SHIRLEY N. CHAMBLISS

Shirley N. Chambliss is an accomplished local fiber artist. She previously worked as an architectural interior designer with large design firms before earning her MFA in Fabric Design at UGA.

After working, teaching, and exhibiting in Maine, the Renwick Gallery in DC, and throughout the southeast, Shirley moved home to Athens where she works from her studio at the Oconee Cultural Arts Foundation. 

Shirley brings to light her appreciation of the sensuality of color and texture in fiber as illustrated in her pillows, throws and capelets.