Category Archives: Service

WEAVING IS…AT LIVING ART

I have had the recent pleasure of teaching beginning weaving to a wonderful group at Living Art of Montana.

In a series of 4 classes, students created the pieces below. Upon completion, students were asked to write a paragraph starting with WEAVING IS…..
Each student put a few words from … Continue Reading…

Also posted in Teaching, Workshops

Garden of 1,000 Buddhas Part 2

When I first thought about creating this special weaving, I thought I would weave the Dalai Lama’s horoscope here in Seattle. While I was weaving my towel project, I got the idea of performing the Weaving actually in the Garden (outdoors, I have never woven outdoors). As soon as this … Continue Reading…

Also posted in Garden of 1000 Buddhas

Garden of 1,000 Buddhas Part 1.mov

My dear friend Roberta sent me this little movie a couple of months ago. After watching it, I decided to Weave the Dalai Lama’s horoscope as donation to help raise money for the completion of the garden. Once I made this decision, my life began to change in ways I … Continue Reading…

Also posted in Ideas, On the Road

Weave A Real Peace


Weave a Real Peace (WARP) serves as a catalyst for improving the quality of life of textile artisans in communities-in-need.
I recently joined WARP and am preparing to attend their annual meeting being held at Spirit in the Desert just outside of Phoenix.

I have heard about WARP for years, … Continue Reading…

Also posted in Collaboration, On the Road, Other's Efforts

WEAVECAST FUNDRAISER SUCCESS

The Happy Birthday Mary Meigs Atwater Kit fundraiser to benefit WeaveCast is officially over. During the month of March I received 12 kit orders and am able to send $300 to Syne Mitchell creator of WeaveCast and WeaveZine.

A big thanks to all those who purchased kits!

Also posted in Kits, Weaving Philosophy

A Successful Day


Here is the picture of my completed Barack Obama Horoscope which accidently got erased from the last post. (Bambu 7 warp, sett 20 epi with recycled cashmere weft)

I received 9 orders! After substracting for paypal fees and mailing expenses, I am able to donate $225 to Weavolution. I can … Continue Reading…

Also posted in Color Horoscope Weaving, Inspired By Bonnie