Fafnir Adamites holds an MFA from the Fiber and Material Studies Department at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago and a BA in Photography and Women’s Studies from UMass Amherst. Fafnir is currently a Visiting Assistant Professor in the Fibers area at Indiana University, Bloomington and has taught workshops and intensives at Snow Farm: The New England Craft Program and Women's Studio Workshop. They show work nationally and have received a number of grants to support their exhibitions and studio practice. Fafnir has been awarded residencies at MASS MoCA, Women's Studio Workshop, and Vermont Studio Center. They are a Board Member of the Surface Design Association and a member of North American Hand Papermakers, and the Midwest Fiber Art Educator Network. Fafnir is based in Western Massachusetts.