While she was working as a model builder in an architectural office in Cambridge MA, Alex Friedman took an evening weaving class at the YWCA and became immediately fascinated with the many possibilities of woven textiles. Her enthusiasm landed her a job in New York City weaving shaped tapestries for the bulkheads of a fleet of 747 jumbo jets. From that point on, she has maintained an active tapestry studio, weaving commissions and exhibiting widely.
Her earliest tapestries reflected a
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