studios

SAFIYA CARTER-THOMPSON

Assistant PM / Studio Operations

Master of Fine Arts in Textile Arts from University of Kansas
Safiya is a Bay Area native, born and raised in Oakland. As part of the operations team, she assists the project managers and also keeps the studio running smoothly. Safiya’s strong organizational skills and problem-solving prowess make her a natural in her line of work. Her favorite part of the job is the feeling of being part of a team, and she thrives on making sure others have what they need to succeed.
Like any good Blitzer, Safiya is a creative at heart. In her spare time, she knits and works on her art. Safiya has a special affinity for textile arts, which started when she took a textile class in college and fell in love with fabric manipulation through color. She also considers herself lucky to spend a lot of time with her immediate family, who all live nearby in the Bay Area, and she enjoys eating out at new restaurants and catching movies on the big screen.
 

SAFIYA CARTER-THOMPSON

Assistant PM / Studio Operations

Master of Fine Arts in Textile Arts from University of Kansas
Safiya is a Bay Area native, born and raised in Oakland. As part of the operations team, she assists the project managers and also keeps the studio running smoothly. Safiya’s strong organizational skills and problem-solving prowess make her a natural in her line of work. Her favorite part of the job is the feeling of being part of a team, and she thrives on making sure others have what they need to succeed.
Like any good Blitzer, Safiya is a creative at heart. In her spare time, she knits and works on her art. Safiya has a special affinity for textile arts, which started when she took a textile class in college and fell in love with fabric manipulation through color. She also considers herself lucky to spend a lot of time with her immediate family, who all live nearby in the Bay Area, and she enjoys eating out at new restaurants and catching movies on the big screen.