Fibreshed Field School, 2020
Damien Stonick (BSE, MDes) is a material designer and researcher with an academic and personal history of supporting, growing, and developing personal and community well-being. She completed her Master’s in Design from Emily Carr University of Art + Design in 2020, navigating the relationship between material practice, or making, and the development of resilience, and the characterization of resilient practices within and for resilient communities. She is continuing her thesis research through redirection of waste into resources and the development of resilient practices and systems. Local design, agriculture, small scale production, and distributed systems are central components of her practice.