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Diane de Souza

Diane de Souza has a broad background in fiber and weave structures, having worked with most fibers and weave structures ranging from weft face rug weaving to 24 shaft loom controlled work. She has been actively weaving for 10+ years, as well as knitting and crocheting…for many more. She has done production weaving for Tierra Wools and Weaving Southwest. She has taught at Estes Wool Market, John C Campbell, EVFAC, Taos Wool Festival, the Handweavers Guild of Boulder, and for local knitting shops. Her work has won awards or been accepted for juried shows at IWC, Convergence, the Boulder Guild, Pagosa Fiber Festival, and the Taos Arts Festival. Her current focus is interesting fibers, dyeing with natural dye extracts, loom controlled shibori, and complex loom controlled weave structures.