We are continuing are exploration of weaving in the southern mountains with this look back at what the craft looked like during the first half of the twentieth century. In the 1970s and early 1980s, Foxfire students sat down with Marinda Brown, Edith Darnell, Lula Norton, and Lyndall Toothman to talk about their memories of the craft.

Read the transcript here.

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Marinda Brown at her loom.


Marinda Brown winding warp.


Granny Toothman demonstrates spinning at Foxfire.