The weaving continues.
We pursue it with the zeal of converts.
The fact that we are learning together adds to the enjoyment.
We talk about ideas and plans.
We bring different perspectives to solving problems, and four hands to the task make some chores far easier.
We definitely have different approaches. He tends toward complicated patterns and lots of bright colors. He wants to make exuberant table runners. He is bold and fearless.
I tend toward wanting to learn about different fibers and classic designs—twills herringbones, stripes. I want to make tidy dishtowels and scarves. I am methodical and want things just so.We approach weaving as we have so many things over 25 years—on equal terms, balancing the load, each with our own strengths, respecting what the other does better.
Strong fabric depends on warp and weft. Woven together.