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Alex Friedman Workshop

Alex Friedman Workshop

Ten lucky students attended the 3 day workshop by Alex Friedman on her “Ripple Technique”.  The basic idea is to use eccentric weft in a manner to create a sculptural […]


Teaching Composition by Joan Baxter May 2015

Joan Baxter Tapestry Workshops May 2015

Last year I learned that Joan Baxter, of Brora, Scotland, was in the United States teaching workshops, so I tried to get her to add us to her schedule.  We […]


Dorothy Pratt

Dorothy Pratt

Dorothy Pratt wove at Damascus Fiber Arts School for 15 or 20 years.  When I met her, she was weaving Navajo designs and tapestries of birds.  I learned that Dorothy […]


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Tapestry: Constructed from Strings

Tapestry: Constructed from Strings Use of the word “tapestry” extends far beyond the definition of the weaving technique. The concept of tapestry invokes a complicated, rich, textural feeling—positive and often […]