Beth Shorrock earned a BFA and a MAT from the Rhode Island School of Design. She is an entrepreneur with over 15 years experience as a clothing and textile print designer. Her company designed and produced clothing, textiles and accessories which were sold to retail stores throughout the US and Canada as well as developing her own lifestyleretail stores in Newport, Providence, Watch hill and Block Island, RI and Mystic, CT.
Beth is extremely interested in ethical production, sustainable practices and the utilization of waste and surplus materials.
She is also passionate about empowering her students to be independent thinkers equipped with the ability to discover who they are as designers, meeting future challenges and succeeding in their chosen field.