Sweetgum Textiles was founded in 2016 by architect Sandra Venus. Sandra studied Fine Arts at RISD and Architecture at University of Washington in Seattle. Using a variety of mediums including hand sketching, photography, watercolor, and digital illustration, Sandra captures her love of nature and the spirit of New England in her textile designs. All of her products are ethically produced in the US using eco-friendly fabrics, inks, and dyes. Sandra works out of her studio in Wenham, Massachusetts.