COLLEEN
BEE

RALEIGH NC

(919) 622-5928

COLLEEN BEE fell in love with sewing immediately upon making her first terrycloth tank top in middle school many years ago. Since then she has worked in costume shops in NYC and LA. She spent thirteen years working as a Bridal Seamstress, altering and constructing many many dresses for brides in both Denver and Raleigh. Now she creates meticulously hand sewn Art Dolls made from old fabric, found objects and clay. She also enjoys processing plant fibers like flax and hemp and spinning them into yarn on her old spinning wheel. 
 
Colleen is also a Teaching Artist, she makes awesome art with kids of all ages in various Art Camps and Workshops. 
 
She graduated from the Columbus College of Art and Design in 1990.