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Community Story of the Week: Weaving Together an American Symbol - The Family Business

Alan Salganik

A day in the life of a weaver is not your ordinary day. While others consider him an artist, Patrick Kline, the President at Family Heirloom Weavers says his job is more like that of a “dirty greasy mechanic.” Family Heirloom Weavers weaves beautiful handmade products out of older antique looms. We can guess that when your job is as unique and intricate as Patrick’s, you begin to see the beauty in the little things. Each stitch in the fabric represents something different, check out the video:

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    • Alan Salganik

      Unfortunately we don't personally know him, we just loved his story. We'll try reaching out to him actually with that link you provided, it would be super cool to see him be a part of that!

      • Alessandra Rizzotti

        Thanks! Cool Community-building moment we just had! Hope all is well at Funderhut!