Weave, wove, woven, weaving, weaves

1.  To make cloth by interlacing a warp and weft.

2.  To construct by interlacing strips or strands of material.

To engage in Weaving, make cloth.

To Labor at a loom


Back Strap Loom


Multi Harness


Cardboard Weaving

Hula Hoop Weaving

Industrial Weaving



Foundation for experience

Throughout our time working together,  please consider the following terms as the foundation for your individual and our collective creative experience.


Strategic:  Adjective

  1. Pertaining to, characterize by, or of the nature of strategy:  strategic movements
  2. (of action, as a military operation or a move in a game)  forming an integral part of a stratagem:  a strategic move in a garme od chess.


Crafting: to make or manufacture (an object, objects, product) with skill and careful attention to detail.

Craft:  Noun

  1. an art, trade, or occupation requiring a special skill, especially manual skill.
  2. skill; dexterity


Collaborate: verb

  1. to work, one with another; cooperate, as on a literary work:
  2. to cooperate, usually willingly, with an enemy nation, especially with an enemy occupying one’s country.

Collaboration: noun

  1. the act or process of collaborating
  2. a product of resulting from collaboration


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Strategic Crafting



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An examination contemporary fiber and textile craft processes as a tool for social change.  Through skill sharing, lectures, readings and discussions, students will explore existing systems of fiber and textile craft hand production: rope making, crochet, weaving, and embroidery. These technical skills coupled with methodologies of performances of labor, public actions, collaboration and display, students will generate projects, which consider ways of re-coding materials, systems and mechanisms of fiber and textile craft.