Monthly Archives: June 2013

For the love of the craft: Pass it on!

What’s the difference between knitting and weaving? How is yarn made? How do you get colorful clothing from white sheep and bolls of cotton? I love teaching children about weaving and spinning and my weaving guild often does presentations in … Continue reading

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Mayan Hands Baskets

I’ll be selling Mayan Hands Textiles and Baskets at the San Francisco de Young Museum Fair Trade Sale August 2-3, 2013.

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Weaving sisterhood (and brotherhood)

This past weekend was the fabulous Conference of Northern California Handweavers (CNCH) conference in sunny Squaw Valley. My partner kept commenting on my “earthy” community and truly, urban or rural, there is an earthmother quality to people who love fiber … Continue reading

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Making My Life Visible

This morning I finished a little covered coil basket. It’s a gift for someone who has helped me through difficult times and so it’s more symbolic than a functional work. I am currently dividing my fiber work into “craft” which … Continue reading

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