Ms. Àngela Sirera was born in the small village of Denia on the eastern coast of Spain. Ms. Sirera has a bachelors of fine arts from the Polytechnic University of Valencia (U.P.V), a bachelors of fashion design from The School of Art and Design of Valencia (EASD) and a Masters of Education in art and design from The University of Valencia. She has also completed an exchange program from The National Institute of design in India, earning a certificate in textile design. Ms. Sirera is fluent in four languages: English, Spanish, Catalan and Hindi.
Ms. Sirera has spent five years in the professional design field. She has primarily worked in the field of sustainable textile design and with the emerging technologies of laser, ozone and nanotechnology. Ms. Sirera has lived and worked in India, Bangladesh and Pakistan educating other professionals in the different methods of producing textiles that are environmentally friendly; leaving no footprint on the planet. Her approach to teaching, having bestowed the technical skills of art, design and technology to her students, encourages them to utilize their own creativity, insight and problem solving, while at the same time creating an environment of learning enjoyment.
In addition to teaching, Ms. Sirera is a certified yoga instructor and an avid practitioner. She is a mixed media painter who enjoys swimming, international travel, advocating for human rights, and spending time with her cat Penchito.