Weaving Research

Weavers of the Southern Highlands
University Press of Kentucky, 2003

After more the ten years of research into the weaving center of the Appalachian Mountains during the first part of the twentieth century, this book was published.

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Churchill Weavers: 80 Years of American Handweaving

This paper was presented at the Textile Society of America conference in 2004.

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Weaving History Conference
Thousand Islands Arts Center


2015 -- The Sixteens
2016 -- Weaving and the Beginnings of the Appalachian Craft Revival
2017 -- Churchill Weavers: 1922 - 2007

I was privileged to contribute to Hal Jacobs's
documentary project on Mary Hambidge. 

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