Table runner © 2000 Lynne Greaves Table runner © 2000 Lynne Greaves

Gold Medal In: Weaving, 2001

  • Life Dates Born 1932, Maywood, Illinois
  • Occupation Housewife
  • Residence at Time of Award Carmichael, California

Ribbons

  • 1989 Blue ribbon for table runner in skillbragd technique
  • 2000 Blue ribbon for table runner in contemporary style
  • 2001 Blue ribbon for contemporary purse

Artist Statement

I got involved in Norwegian folk art because I am of Swedish descent, so all Scandinavian weaving is very appealing. My friend Ruth Duker was a big influence. She was also a friend of Lila Nelson. Ruth was German but we both loved Scandinavian weaving.

2008

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