Serin Leas is a painter and textile artist living and working in Palm City, FL. After obtaining her B.S. degree in Hospitality Management at the University of Central Florida, she began pursuing her love of art by teaching youth classes and eventually going back to school to be an elementary art teacher. When she isn’t teaching she enjoys exploring the world of textile dying using natural indigo, known as shibori. Her shibori designs are inspired by her grandmother who grew up in Japan.