Saori Weaving

In the newest issue of Shuttle Spindle & Dyepot which is distributed by the Handweavers Guild of America there is an article called “Try Some Saori Free-Style Weaving” by Marcy Petrini. I have never quite understood what this type of weaving was. It looked to me like some form of tapestry weaving. But upon reading this article I learned more about the technique and found that there are a wide range of execution for Saori free-style weaving. Saori is a free-style weaving program that was founded by Misao Jo. The first syllable, “sa” is a derivative of the zen word “SAI” which Continue Reading…