September 1991
Fiberarts;Sep/Oct91, Vol. 18 Issue 2, p25
The article describes the works of textile artist Jan Moore. Her tapestry "Hekolas" is part of a series of shaped tapestries that challenge tile technically and continuously call on her to expand and focus a personal narrative involving animal allies and familiars. It shows her relationship to weaving, nature, animals, and the human experience. For her, weaving a tapestry, or a lifetime of tapestries, calls for commitment on artistic, technical, and personal levels. She believes that tapestry presents opportunities for commitment to technical exploration.


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