Outstanding among textile artists — Theo Moorman is a British weaver who has taught extensively in the United States. Her thoughts on the design and aesthetic expression embodied in a woven fabric are illustrated with beautiful colour and black-and-white examples of her work. The technique of weaving that bears her name is explained in numerous ways. The Moorman technique may be varied and used with further exploration. Her experiences with commissioned works are utilised in a particular chapter relating the present problems and opportunities.