Category Archives: Service


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

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


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