Laura Evans/Contributed photos
                                Left: Handmade book by Ruth Van Doren. Right: Madrona Bark tapestry by Ruth Van Doren.

Laura Evans/Contributed photos Left: Handmade book by Ruth Van Doren. Right: Madrona Bark tapestry by Ruth Van Doren.

Ruth Van Doren wins best in class

  • Tue Aug 27th, 2019 1:30am
  • Life

Submitted by Laura Evans.

Lopez fiber artist Ruth Van Doren received two best in class awards in fiber arts at the San Juan County Fair. Her awards were for her Madrona Bark tapestry (Class = Hand Weaving — Hand Spun Yarn) and her hand-stitched, hand-woven book with handmade paper (Class = Miscellaneous Fiber Techniques).