Ulrika Leander was born and raised in Sweden with its rich history and tradition of artistic expression through the medium of hand-woven tapestry. She received a 5-year formal training in three schools in Stockholm and received her MA in fiber art and design from the HV’s College of Art and Design. This intensive education and training remain a powerful influence in her work to this day. Currently she is living on the Eastern Shore of the Chesapeake Bay in Maryland where she has her studio.
Ulrika’s inspiration stems from emotional experiences...read more