Karin Sheppard from Island Weaves
Name: Karin Sheppard
Business: Island Weaves
What she Makes:
At Island Weaves everything is handwoven on non-mechanized floor looms. Her heirloom-quality fabrics are produced with pride and love.
Karin formed Island Weaves in 2000, featuring hand-woven items incorporating her own designs. Her products are crafted from high-quality natural fibers and feature throws made of silk, alpaca, mohair.
Her versatile line also includes multi-fiber scarves and shawls, washable baby blankets, cotton hand Towels, even silk eyeglass cases. Her "Madaket Mall Mats" are rugs woven from recycled towels, jeans and khaki pants.
Where to find Island Weave Designs:
Karin’s Studio is located on Nantucket at 44 Hooper Farm Road. Her Studio hours are 10 AM - 12 PM and 2 PM - 5 PM Monday - Friday from Memorial Day - Columbus Day
Online Retail: www.etsy.com/shop/islandweavesStudio