Winter Conference Artwork

Our beautiful, inspiring 2021 Winter Conference artwork was commissioned from Emily C-D.  Read her bio below!

Artwork by Emily C-D

Emily C-D is a bi-national artist and activist who collaborates with diverse communities on both sides of the US-Mexico border. Her work blurs the lines between art & environment, using color, rhythm, and beauty to empower people, protect plants and restore dignity to our shared communities. She has dug urban gardens and painted colorful murals in Baltimore, Maryland and Mexico City. As the visual voice of the Somos Semilla seed library in San Miguel de Allende, MX, Emily’s work promoting seed saving through art is recognized across Latin America. Currently she is working on an art and school garden project with Milpazul. Find out more about Emily C-D on her website ( and follow her on Instagram (@emilycdart)

Emily C-D