Reverberate is a podcast exploring our wide world of textiles and the people who grow, design, make and wear them. Produced by A Verb for Keeping Warm in Oakland, California. Hosted by Adrienne Rodriguez. We plan to release vibrant episodes packed with interviews, conversations and stories from vital contributors to the fiber community. Examining the threads that tie us together across the country and the world. Join us on our audio adventures!
Korean Wrapping Cloths an Interview with textile artist Youngmin Lee
Youngmin Lee is a Korean born textile artist living in the SF Bay Area. Her work features the beautiful and intricate Korean textile art of patchwork known as jogakbo. This patchwork is mostly seen on traditional wrapping cloths called bojagi. Kristine and Adrienne interviewed Youngmin Lee in person about her work, how she got started making, and the history and cultural significance of these textiles in Korea.
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Dreams, Wool and Pattern Design & Interview w/Bristol Ivy
In this episode, first, I speak with Kristine Vejar the owner of AVFKW, then I share an interview with Bristol Ivy. Annie Claire reads a description of her design. And finally, Kristine and I do a quick recap. This is the 8th and last episode of the AVFKW Fall 2018 Look book Series.
Growing Local Color & Interview with Lora Kinkade
In this episode, first, Adrienne speaks with Kristine Vejar the owner of AVFKW, and then she shares an interview with organic farmer and sheep shearer, Lora Kinkade about growing natural dyes for A Verb for Keeping Warm.
Making a Wool/Alpaca Yarn Blend & Interview w/Mystic Pines Fiber Mill
In this episode, first, I speak with Kristine Vejar the owner of AVFKW about our trip to visit Mystic Pines Fiber Mill, and then I share an interview with Rob, the owner of Mystic Pines, and then Kristine joins me again to talk about the intricacies of designing and making Gather.
Breaking Out of the Wool Commodity Market an Interview w/Lani Estill
In this episode, Adrienne interview's Lani Estill, the rancher who raises the wool used in A Verb for Keeping Warm's new farm yarn, Gather. Then Adrienne checks-in with Kristine, the owner of A Verb for Keeping Warm - and speak to her about her dream of making a soft naturally-dyed yarn made with California wool.
Designing with Natural Colors plus Interviews w/ Thea Colman &Elizabeth Doherty
In this episode of Reverberate, we interview knitwear designers Thea Colman and Elizabeth Doherty.
Following the AVFKW Fall Lookbook as our guide, there will be eight episodes dedicated to those featured in the lookbook, and who support AVFKW farm yarns Pioneer, Flock, Dawn, and Gather. Throughout this series, we will explore the intersection of raising materials for textiles and caring for the environment.