Amber Spindel was born and raised in Washington, she is a Port Gamble S’Klallam Tribal
member. Her passion for native design originated in her childhood; growing up around the
artwork in the community, as well as the many artists in her family. Amber was able to learn and practice different mediums including weaving, painting and design at an early age.
Amber graduated with a BFA from DigiPen Institute of Technology in Redmond, WA. Combining her knowledge, experience and skills in fine art, digital painting and design she creates a blend of traditional and modern Northwest art. Her use of traditional shapes, modern technology and love for pop art allowed her to push the boundaries and weave together elements from each part of her artistic passions. Breathing her designs to life with dynamic compositions and vibrant splashes of color.
To this day she works in several types of mediums, including acrylics, watercolors, charcoal and digital.