Ebony Bolt is a visual artist from New York whose work incorporates inspiration from fashion and textile design. Bolt obtained her Associate Degree in Fashion Illustration from the Fashion Institute of Technology. During her commutes to school, she was encouraged by a professor to sketch passengers on the train. After graduating from college, she entered the fashion industry as a print designer. She infuses her character-centered compositions with motifs inspired by the city, traditional textile subject matter, and nature.