Valdís Harrysdóttir is an artist and textile designer. Valdís attended the Icelandic school of arts during the years 1991 – 1994. She graduated as a teacher from the University of Iceland in the year 2000. She has taken part in exhibitions, both in Iceland and in other countries. She has been awarded grants and artistical payment from the Icelandic goverment as well as the city of Reykjavík. Valdís has been one of the owner of Kirsuberjatréð since 1995.