Ulrieke Benner

Medium: Fibre

Region: The Islands


Ulrieke lives on Salt Spring Island, BC, where she has welcomed visitors from around the world to her studio and gallery since 2001. With contemporary European flair and top-quality materials, she creates vibrant works of art to wear and treasure. She holds a Masters of Education in Textiles from the University of Muenster, Germany, and a BFA in Textile Design and Fiber Arts from the University of Massachusetts. Ulrieke’s textile art has been published in numerous books and collections. She exhibits and sells her work at fine boutiques in Canada, the United States, and Japan. Every year she teaches workshops both at home on Salt Spring, and internationally.

Artist Website:

Contact Address:

193 Monteith Drive
Salt Spring Island, BC
V8K 1H4

Works can be viewed at:
POD Contemporary Gallery in Salt Spring Island
Circle Craft and Crafthouse in Vancouver
Ontario Craft in Toronto
OSKA in Seattle