Making It Naturally: the New Design Entrepreneurs

West Coast artists/designers/makers using a hybrid of artisan-care and environmental sensitivity and local manufacturing embrace the challenges of making low-impact goods. The group will discuss the complexities of fiber farming, natural dye processes, domestic supply chains and natural fiber wearables and fashion.
Bobby Bonaparte - OlderBrother, designer/maker
Kathy Hattori - Botanical Colors, president
Max Kingery - OlderBrother, entrepreneur/designer
Jason Rens - Rason Jens, designer/maker
Lydia Wendt - California Cloth Foundry, design/development/founder