This issue features Claude Delmas’s obituary of Peter Collingwood.
Sue Dwyer describes how to use the Fibreworks Programme to draft weaving patterns, Bonnie Inouye writes about echo weave and Gregory Keniser about unusual dye plants growing in the Edinburgh Botanic Garden. Peter Teal explains how spinning developed from the spindle to the multiple threads of the Spinning Jenny and other machines invented during the industrial revolution.
In the downloadable article Eric Mindling describes how silk production continues in a remote region of Mexico.
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