The Team


Catelyn Johnson – Masters in Library Science from Wayne State University, took many classes at the University of Iowa Center for the Book while in undergrad. Favorite hobbies: crocheting, reading, video games.




Talia Lefton – Bachelor of Arts in Fiber Arts from Massachusetts College of Art and taliapicDesign 2011. Since graduating Talia has been working as a studio assistant for local fiber artists, creating installations and sculpture from mixed fiber media. Fiber arts include: weaving, sewing, felting, knitting.  Can also be found: spending time in the woods and daydreaming.



Diadem Washburn – Bachelor of Science in Biology from University of Maine. Started her fiber journey when her mom left the sewing machine on a table in the bedroom. Fiber arts include: Quilting, knitting, garment making, sewing, nalbinding, and spinning. Can also be found: chasing children, cats, a husband, and spending time outdoors.



Ngan Vo – Bachelor of Arts in Fibers from Massachusetts College of Art and Design. As an avid cosplayer her repertoire ranges from surface design to needlework and clothing construction.  She also enjoys making origami and going on food adventures.


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Current members on the Board of Trustees:

Catelyn Johnson
Corinne Coveney
Diadem Washburn
Talia Lefton


We are still actively recruiting for Board of Trustee positions.

If you think you’re interested, please send an email to  answering the following questions:

  • Why are you interested in being a Trustee for FABRIC?
  • What skills do you bring to the role?
  • What skills do you hope to gain from the role?
  • What do you understand to be the role of the trustee?
  • What’s your favorite fiber art medium?

Thank you for your time and consideration, we hope to hear from you.