Trained in Europe as a tapestry weaver and dyer, Anthea has been teaching in Capilano University’s Textile Arts Dept. since 1988 and in the Costuming for Stage and Screen Dept since its inception in 2001. She has been working as a key dyer, breakdown artist and textile artist for the film industry union, IATSE 891, since 1997. Her numerous film credits show a wide, diverse and versatile range of creative textiles specialties. Anthea balances her active film career with her love of teaching and learning. She became a Licentiate for the Society of Dyers and Colorists in 2009 and completed her Bachelor’s degree in 2010. Some of her work in film can be seen at the website www.dyedept.com.