Stephanie J. Woods is a Charlotte NC based artist creating textile, photography, and community-engaged projects. Woods earned an MFA in Studio Art from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, and she has served as faculty at Virginia Commonwealth University. Over the years she has attended several residences; including a seven-month visual artist fellowship at the Fine Arts Work Center, ACRE Residency, the McColl Center for Art + Innovation, Oxbow School of Art and Artists’ Residency and Penland School of Crafts. Fall 2019 Woods will begin a nine-month Social Impact Fellowship at Halcyon Arts Lab located in Washington DC, and In 2017 her work was notably recognized by the South Arts Fellowship and NC. Arts Council Fellowship.