Born: September 29, 1958 Syracuse, NY
Lauren Bristol is a Fiber Artist who has worked with thread and string for over 35 years. She studied art and education at The University of Texas at Austin, 1978 – 1984. After 20 years away, she returned to Syracuse in 1997. She has maintained a studio since 1981.
Bristol’s work is primarily sculptural coiled basketry. She also works in braiding, plying, quilting, crochet and wood.
Lauren Bristol lives and works in Dewitt, NY. She is a self-taught Fiber Artist who continues to explore the possibilities.