Ellen Solari is a maker of sculptural baskets. Formerly a painter, she discovered the world of textiles after learning how to knit. A Boston native, she graduated with a B.F.A. from Massachusetts College of Art. Ellen currently lives in Belmont, MA, and has a studio at the Waltham Mills Artists Association. Recent group exhibitions include “Fiber Trends: 2014″, ArtWorks! , New Bedford, MA.,”Community of Artists”, the Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham, MA; “Threads Bared, The Nave Gallery, Somerville, MA and “Dialogues”, Kingston Gallery, Boston.