We are all woven together!
Posted Under: Rugs
Peru Textiles & Culture across the Southwest
Posted March 21, 2013 @ 2:47pm | by Melanie
Every March I am very fortunate to do a road trip with a van full of textiles, a slide projector & laptop, Jeff, and of course bikes! These road trips usually lead me to the Pacific...
Carrying on the craft of weaving and cultural preservation
Posted November 25, 2012 @ 2:57pm | by Melanie
Art with Significance
Posted August 8, 2012 @ 12:43pm | by Melanie
Posted July 6, 2012 @ 1:54pm | by Melanie
While Master Weaver Wilber Quispe is here in MN every summer (10th year in a row!) he receives a number of dog chew accidents to repair. He can reweave the textile by undoing the rug...
The next generation of weavers
Posted June 5, 2012 @ 5:12pm | by Melanie
The next generation of weavers is more scarce than ever experienced. With the allure of a mining or a construction job in the current gold rush, albeit not usually a good job, it draws people away...
Traveling Textile Tour
Posted March 29, 2012 @ 10:07am | by Melanie
TheTextile Trunk Show Tour Goes West Driving a cargo van of textiles from MN to California & Arizona, is a great excuse for a scenic road trip. This was my 4th year of promoting...