Ontario native, Chantal Brown (Doak), was born in 1986 and has always shown interest in the hand crafted. She studied fashion design at George Brown College in 2005 and furthered her studies at Sheridan Institute of advanced learning and technology. Upon graduating from the Textile Studio: Craft and Design program in 2008, Chantal moved to the east coast to complete her Bachelor of Fine Arts at the Nova Scotia College of Art and design. Once Graduating From NSCAD in 2011 Chantal decided to stay in Halifax and currently works at Fleece Artist and Hand Maiden as a professional dyer, soon to be on maternity leave she hope to focus on her business full time.