Artist Highlights

Meet our artists!

Sam Roberts’ work primarily focuses on color, texture and how materials interact with one another. She aims to explore color through different processes such as weaving, painting, digital printing, and dyeing. She draws color inspiration from nature, vintage textiles from the 60’s and 70’s era, and everyday found objects. Her goal as a designer is to create beautiful hand crafted fabrics for fashion and wall decor.

Originally from a small town in New Jersey, textile designer and Illustrator Sam Roberts is recognized most for her use of color, line and materiality. She has interned for companies such as Free People, Anthropologie Visual Display, and has sold work as a “Dreamers and Doers” vendor at Urban Outfitters.

She also worked as an assistant Materials Designer for basketball footwear at Nike WHQ in 2016 and a custom rug and carpet designer at Shaw Hospitality focusing on Portland, Seattle and San Francisco clients from 2017-2022.  Currently, she is the lead textile & utility designer at Rejuvenation HQ.

Sam graduated from the Savannah College of Art and Design in 2016 with a B.F.A in Fibers. While attending SCAD she earned an artistic scholarship from 2012-2016. She also had work on display in Fibers Open Studio 2014 and 2015. She now lives and works in Portland, Oregon.

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