Faculty: Ralph Johnston
Ralph Johnston learned to weave in his teens and has his Honours Associateship in Textile Design from the Scottish College of Textiles. He is the co-author of Sashes, Straps and Bands, a book on weaving warp-faced twill bands. A skilled instructor, he teaches a wide variety of weaving, but among his current interests are ceintures flechees (traditional voyageur sashes), loom maintenance and eight harness weaving. He is also a musician, composer and choir director.