Claire Zeisler experiments with older techniques. Used are silk warp, tapestry weave combined with laid in patterns and pockets in double and triple weave. Thread ends are braided, knotted and crocheted to enhance the woven form.
The original object was scanned as a TIFF file on a Nikon Coolscan 4000 film scanner at approximately 4000 pixels on the long dimension. A 300 ppi JPEG file limited to 1024 pixels on the long dimension was then added to the CONTENTdm database.