I have been weaving for well over 40 years and focused on rugs for 23.
I think I have been a weaver all my life. As a small child I collected bits of string, grass and feathers and incorporated them into odd little sculptures.I have always felt there was a bit of a Crow in me. I always knew I would weave some day. In junior high school I uncovered an old loom in the back of the room and asked my art teacher if I could use it. He showed me how to warp it up and off I went, creating several tapestries.
In college I continued to take fiber classes. I studied with Walter Knottingham, who not only taught us the technicalities of fiber art, but the practicalities of selling our work. He taught me never to be afraid to experiment.
Then it was out into the real world where I got a…
- Born on June 26
- Joined July 28, 2006