Professional Weaver Podcast

By Professional Weaver Society

Through our interviews and discussions with weavers, manufacturers, show promoters, and patrons of the fiber arts we hope to build depth, transparency, and connection within the weaving community. We will also be taking your weaving questions to ask the experts.

  1. 1.
    45 : Margaret Fischer (Part 2) on how her business evolved, production weaving, and about making a career to support what you want out of life.
    59:16
  2. 2.
    44 : Margaret Fischer on how her business evolved, production weaving, and about making a career to support what you want out of life.
    55:45
  3. 3.
    S2E13 : Daryl Lancaster (Part 2) on her beginnings as a weaver, how her career evolved over time, adapting her work to the digital market, and more
    53:47
  4. 4.
    S2E12 : Daryl Lancaster (Part 1) on her beginnings as a weaver, how her career evolved over time, adapting her work to the digital market, and more
    52:41
  5. 5.
    S2E11 : Janet Phillips on becoming a weaver, teaching woven design, the importance of sampling to understand structure, and more
    54:53
  6. 6.
    40 : Rachel Snack on finding weaving, starting Weaver House, her new podcast, and more!
    1:17:09
  7. 7.
    39 : Our Origin Story & Questions Answered! As told at the HGA's Careers in Textiles Symposium
    1:02:14
  8. 8.
    38 : Crystal Gregory on the different ways of learning and teaching weavings, how much there is still left to learn, and creating artwork using woven fabric
    1:19:58
  1. 9.
    37 : Peggy Osterkamp on Finding Weaving, the Joy of Play & Sampling, Making Woven Art, Teaching, & more
    1:15:04
  2. 10.
    36 : Anne Low on weaving on frame looms, studying and learning old techniques, and dividing time between art and utilitarian weaving.
    1:15:22
  3. 11.
    35 : Lucy MacDonald on her weaving education, starting her own studio, what goes into her complex designs, and more!
    1:07:37
  4. 12.
    34 : Comfortcloth in 2020
    1:04:24
  5. 13.
    33 : Bridgette Extraordinaire on learning to weave via apprenticeship, using 2020 time to design a new line, and more!
    1:33:09
  6. 14.
    32 : Margot Becker on weaving as an artist and craftsperson, creating with a transparent supply chain, and pricing
    46:41
  7. 15.
    31 : William Storms on designing commercial fabrics, weaving fine art, and his collab with Crosby Street Studios
    1:33:54
  8. 16.
    The Value of Textiles (Audio Replay)
    1:42:01
  9. 17.
    Beyond the Bauhaus : Inspiration for Contemporary Weavers (Video)
    1:51
  10. 18.
    Rug Weaving with Eric Frisino (Video)
    1:52
  11. 19.
    Weaving on an AVL with Tegan Frisino (Video)
    1:59
  12. 20.
    30 : Anne Fernweh on fiber magic, starting her business, and the pros and cons of weaving on older looms.
    1:09:20
  13. 21.
    29 : Jovencio De La Paz on inspiration, using a TC2, accessibility of complex weaving, and more
    1:22:07
  14. 22.
    28 : Angie Parker on Pricing her work, Arts education in the UK, krokbragd, and color!
    1:30:06
  15. 23.
    Hudson Mohawk Weavers Guild Annual Show & Sale
    1:54
  16. 24.
    27 : Jessie Young on her studies and coming back to plain weave
    1:22:07
  17. 25.
    26 : Artrider’s Jackie Jarit Sobel on what it takes to put on a show – Part 1
    1:26:52
  18. 26.
    25 : Building a US Supply Chain for Wool Yarn with April Zeilinger
    1:07:09
  19. 27.
    24 : Erika Hewston on function vs decoration, sourcing materials, starting out, and her first solo exhibition
    1:18:43
  20. 28.
    23 : Evee Erb on Weaving in the world of craft, mistakes, advice & More!
    45:18
  21. 29.
    22 - Peters Valley Craft Show is Going Online
    1:05:20
  22. 30.
    21 : Evee Erb on Weaving in Small Spaces, elevating fiber, & Fast Fashion
    1:18:10
  23. 31.
    20 : Justin Squizzero Talks Linen, natural dying, & keeping close records.
    1:51:41
  24. 32.
    19 : Pricing, Finishing, & Shows with Constance Collins
    57:36
  25. 33.
    18 : Woven Art with Constance Collins
    1:29:58
  26. 34.
    17 : Bringing Traditional Oaxacan Weaving to the US with Francisco & Laura Bautista
    53:03
  27. 35.
    16 : American Spun Yarn with David Jagger & Susan Mills of JaggerSpun
    56:34
  28. 36.
    15 : If You Can Cut it We Can Weave It with Hannah & Joyce Wallace
    58:09
  29. 37.
    14 : Community Organizations Part 1 : Hudson Valley Textile Project with Gail Parrinello
    1:13:34
  30. 38.
    13 : Working with a Spinning Mill with Mary Jeanne Packer
    1:20:34
  31. 39.
    12 : Don't let Perfection Get in the Way of Progress with Lindsay Wiseman
    1:35:27
  32. 40.
    11 : Ask the Difficult Questions of Your Work with Kat Howard
    58:27
  33. 41.
    10 : Working with Fashion Designers with Jamie & The Jones
    1:21:10
  34. 42.
    9 : Be Patient, Never Give Up with Joseph Young
    1:04:18
  35. 43.
    8 : Get A Good Seam Ripper with Denise Kovnat
    1:08:50
  36. 44.
    7 : Go For It, Whats the Worst That Could Happen with Katie Strano
    1:16:18
  37. 45.
    6 : Don’t Apologize for the Price of Your Work with Amanda James
    1:27:00
  38. 46.
    5 : Just Keep Going with Julia Lines
    57:34
  39. 47.
    4 : Be Clear About Your Goals with Lilly Marsh
    1:17:40
  40. 48.
    3 : Do Not Undervalue Your Work with Sydney Sogol
    1:31:43
  41. 49.
    2 : Do what you love and dont be afraid with Frittelli & Lockwood
    1:16:40
  42. 50.
    1 : The best solution is often the simplest with Scott Norris
    1:13:34

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