Cari Brown is an artist, facilitator, and entrepreneur. Her work in art related fields spans more than two decades. While she has no formal training as an artist, she has gained a broad knowledge base from trial by fire. Following her passions and curiosity, her endeavors include running an independent gallery in Portland Oregon’s Pearl District, working in independent film as assistant to Arnold Pander, singing and touring the country in country bands, opening and managing a small farm to table restaurant in Brooklyn NY with Chef Liza Queen, and assisting several births as a Labor and Delivery Doula- writing, sewing, making jewelry and art along the way. In 2012, she co-founded The Workhouse where she collaborates with her husband and Workhouse Director, artist, Christian Brown.