Candace Edgerley is a practicing artist working with the traditional Japanese technique of shibori hand dyed fabric. She has lectured at The Textile Museum, Washington, DC and organized family activities for both the Museum and the Smithsonian Folklife Festival. Edgerley’s work has been exhibited nationally and internationally in Korea, Japan, Germany and France. Her work is in private and permanent collections including the Corcoran Museum, Kaiser Permanente, and David Copperfield. As a juried-in-artist at the Torpedo Art Center, Alexandria, VA, she shows her work in Fiberworks Gallery and teaches workshops through the Art League. She has served as President of the international Surface Design Association and is a member of New Image, a local group of artists that show nationally. Edgerley has a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Education from Northern Illinois University with additional studies at the Corcoran College of Art + Design.