Georgia Wier is a freelance folklorist living in Portland, Oregon who has documented an array of U.S. artistic traditions. A hand weaver, she has explored fiber arts practiced by Zapotec, Hmong, cowboy, Appalachian, and Native American fiber artists. Visit her website featuring folk and traditional arts at www.handcraftedarttraditions.com. To see more work by Linda Morton-Keithley and her husband Gary, visit www.mkcustomidaho.com.
The Saddle Blanket Weaver By Georgia Wier On a drive back to Oregon in 2013, after having spent ten years working as a folklorist in Colorado, I arranged to make a stop in Idaho to meet Linda Morton-Keithley. At that … Continue reading →