Your Daily Dose of Inspiration

Notes on this piece… Patzy now comes to visit Taos (and us!) every year. She came out last fall, just before The Churro Club Exhibition and rented a place in Arroyo Seco. We delivered a little walking loom to her. She spent her time weaving on the porch of her rental, with incredible views of the mountains. This piece is… Read More

Your Daily Dose of Inspiration

Notes on this piece… Patzy is also part of The Churro Club. This was the piece she brought us to show in The Churro Club Exhibition. Patzy wove this on her homemade, 1976, 2-harness Rug/Tapestry loom “Inspired by an intriguing weaving by Betty Sullivan (a weaver I admire).” -Patzy Enjoy! Ciao, Teresa… Read More

Your Daily Dose of Inspiration

This Dose is part of a series. Click here to see other Doses relating to this. The piece that Patzy wove at Weaving Springwild inspired a series, using variations on the techniques we explored at the retreat. This was the first piece she wove after the Springwild. She was in love with our Kayenta at the time, as you can see. That is Patzy’s friend holding the tapestry, fresh… Read More

Your Daily Dose of Inspiration

This Dose is part of a special series. You can see the first few posts featuring Patzy here,  here and here. As Weaving Springwild wrapped up, Patzy pulled this beautiful piece off the loom… and Kristina came to visit! It was so fun seeing these two reunite almost forty years later! (Pictures below.) Since I started teaching, I’ve been lucky enough… Read More

Your Daily Dose of Inspiration

This Dose is part of a special series. You can see the first two posts featuring Patzy here and here. Patzy was one of three guests at Weaving Springwild, a weaving retreat we hosted in 2014. We spent 10 days at the loom, outdoors, under canopies. Joe prepared delicious meals for us, while Patzy and the other two weavers, Kathy and… Read More

Your Daily Dose of Inspiration

This Dose is part of a special series, featuring some wonderful people in our lives… so far, Kristina Wilson and Patzy Walden. Patzy showed up at Weaving Springwild, a weaving retreat we had created, with a concept (pictured here)… angles intercepting. We dove into this idea, tweeked it and spent an entire week playing around with what… Read More

Your Daily Dose of Inspiration

This Dose continues our special series, highlighting Kristina Wilson’s life… but now we are going to branch off in a new direction… Patzy Walden. This is a story that weaves throughout decades and generations… A little over a year ago, my great-aunt, Kristina Wilson, passed away. During this time I was lent her weaving photo albums. Flipping… Read More