Patricia Herman lives in Whitelaw, WI and took an early retirement from nursing to pursue her interest in spinning and weaving. She began spinning fiber in 1997 in an effort to utilize her dogs prolific downy undercoat. When she had accumulated enough yarn she started weaving on a Triangle Loom using the continuous strand method of weaving. In 2002 she began teaching classes on weaving & opened her on-line business in 2007 of selling looms plus weaving
& spinning supplies. Her husband Rick handcrafted all the wood items for sale. She has taught classes for area spinning guilds, fiber thing WWW, Spin-in of WI, Sheep & Wool Festival in Jefferson, WI and Midwest Fiber & Folk Fair in Crystal Lake, IL., private classes and various other venues. Patricia frequently gives spinning and weaving demonstrations at Pinecrest Historical Village in Manitowoc, WI. Her interests also include gardening, reading, knitting and caring for her dogs. She has won several awards for her weaving and use of color. She published two instructional books of Triangle Loom Weaving, Twills 'N More Volume 1 in 2007 and Twills 'N More Volume 2 in 2010. Volume 3 is scheduled for release in 2017 !