Caryne Mount creates unique wearable art using vintage kimono fabrics and textiles from Japan, contemporary fabrics, and when she cannot find the exact fabric she needs, she will design and make it herself. She is an award-winning art to wear designer, and recipient of two individual artist grants. She graduated from the University of Kansas with a BA in Art History, is a mom of two daughters, and now lives in Grants Pass with her spouse and mini-Aussie, Ed. Caryne also teaches sewing and textiles at Rogue Community College.