Austin Fiber Artists Calendar
February South - Molly Martin/Textile from Africa
February 21, 2018 –
Molly Martin has been collecting African textiles for almost 50 years. She will talk about the various narrow band weaving traditions of West Africa. There will be many examples from Ghana, Nigeria, Ivory Coast, Togo, Mali and Liberia. Narrow band (sometimes called strip) weaving is fundamental to traditional W. African cloth.