"I am a sewing artist who loves to manipulate textiles and create surface designs. I love creating art and fashion with up-cycled and salvaged materials. My inspirations come from anything that challenges me or puts the world in a different perspective."
Malissa is the Textiles Lead at MakeICT and a board member for the Arts Council. She is formerly from Texas and has been living in Wichita for 6 years. As a designer, Malissa has won multiple awards and showed her collections in Austin, San Antonio, and Houston fashion weeks.