Member Gallery: Nancy Shiffrin

Nancy Shiffrin

Nancy Shiffrin has a BA in studio art, with a concentration in Pottery. In the mid 1980’s she discovered weaving, and she has been exploring the many dimensions of fiber ever since. In 1992 she received the Certificate of Excellence in Handweaving from the Handweaver’s Guild of America. Her work has been exhibited widely, including Craftforms and Fiber National. She loves teaching weavers of all levels, adults and children, and through them is constantly exposed to the delight of discovery.


Punchneedle Embroidery, Cotton on Linen, 2006


Wallhanging, cottolin and tencel, 2008


Bamboo scarf, Handwoven in False Damask, 2012



Knotted Cotton Basket, 4″ x 4″ x 2 1/2, 2013


5. Handwoven scarves, siilk, chenille, tencel, includes woven shibori and huck lace, 2006