Jim Bates, Leatherworker: A leatherworker for many years, Jim is reverent about the leather he works. His bags and accessories are both beautiful and functional. He sells his work at regional art gallery shops. Jim was featured in the 2013 Fiber Art Almanac.
So, how do I get my name on the list?
The mission of Midwest Fiber Arts Trails is to honor the Midwest’s rich textile heritage and celebrate and promote the work of contemporary fiber artists.