Your Daily Dose of Inspiration

This Dose is part of our exploration of series. You can click here, here, here and here to see more from this exploration. After Banded Crosses came Highlights. You can see that they are a similar design, but with extremely different colorways and many different design elements. You can also see that both were inspired by Interrupted Symmetry.… Read More

Your Daily Dose of Inspiration

This Dose is part of our exploration of series. You can click here, here, here and here to see more from this exploration. After weaving Interrupted Symmetry, Rachel started playing around with “interrupting” tapestries with plain weave (stripes). I remember my grandma always telling me about how she would be weaving a piece and during the process… Read More

Your Daily Dose of Inspiration

“For this weaving, I started out with a geometric form design and planned to do the whole weaving in a symmetrical way, where the top half was the same as the bottom half. But I got a little past one-third of the weaving and realized it was going to be too busy, so I decided… Read More

Your Daily Dose of Inspiration

This Dose is part of our exploration of series. You can click here and here and here to see more from this exploration. David is one of our artists. We have several pieces of his in our shop. In this portion of this series, we will be looking at how much color can affect a design. We featured… Read More

Your Daily Dose of Inspiration

This Dose is part of our exploration of series. You can click here and here and here to see more from this exploration. David is one of our artists. We have several pieces of his in our shop. In this portion of this series, we will be looking at how much color can affect a design. To see… Read More

Your Daily Dose of Inspiration

This Dose is part of our exploration of series. You can click here and here and here to see more from this exploration. David is one of our artists. We have several pieces of his in our shop. In this portion of this series, we will be looking at how much color can affect a design. This is… Read More

Your Daily Dose of Inspiration

This Dose is part of our exploration of series. You can click here and here and here to see more from this exploration. This was my final attempt at recreating my grandma Rachel’s Interweave series. My grandma had just passed. I was pregnant. We had just closed down the “big” shop and we were working from… Read More

Your Daily Dose of Inspiration

  This Dose is part of our exploration of series. You can click here and here and here to see more from this exploration. Decades after my grandma, Rachel, was exploring her Interweave series (click here, here and here to see this series), I was asked to show at the Jewel Charity Ball in Texas. It’s a… Read More

Your Daily Dose of Inspiration

This Dose is part of our exploration of series. You can click here and here to see more from this exploration. The last two days, you have seen handspun/handwoven pieces from 1984. Five years later, Rio Grande Weavers Supply/Weaving Southwest was thriving. My Grandma, Rachel, chose to do this weaving, another addition to this Interweave… Read More

Your Daily Dose of Inspiration

This Dose is part of our exploration of series. You can click here to see the first of this series. You can click here and here to see more from this exploration. This and yesterday’s Dose were sold as a set, shortly after Weaving Southwest opened in Taos (early 80’s). They were handspun of natural wool and handwoven (of… Read More