THERESA ROBINETT

TEXTILE DESIGNER, HAND SPINNER, WEAVER

BIO

Taught to knit by her grandmother at a very early age, Theresa's involvement with fiber as spanned several decades. While knitting is no longer her primary textile work she still is involved in manipulating string by using her handspun threads to weave fabric. More recently Theresa has become interested in surface design particularly block printing and is working towards developing a collection of fabrics.

In 2009 Theresa was recognized for work demonstrating outstanding creativity and craftsmanship in the fiber arts by the Handweavers Guild of America.

ARTIST STATEMENT

 

 block print fabric

block print fabric

 hand woven fabric, painted warp

hand woven fabric, painted warp

 handspun yarn

handspun yarn