Su Butler earned her B.F.A. in Fibers/Watercolor painting from University of Northern Colorado. Interlacing yarn, color interaction and creating unique fabric intrigues her. Su teaches for guilds and conferences across the USA and Canada. Understanding Rayon Chenille was released in 2002 and numerous articles are published in CWJ, Handwoven and Weavers magazines. Su is the editor and publisher of the Damask Network Newsletter, www.drawloom.net. She leads the CW Tied Weaves Study Group, is the IL, WI, IA CW Rep, has served on the CW Board and many guild boards around the country and is currently working hard on her next book, Understanding Tied Weaves.