Publications by Kathryn Rousso


Maguey Journey: Discovering Textiles in Guatemala

Published 2010 by the University of Arizona Press.

Articles by Kathryn Rousso

Exploring a World of Weaving, National Basketry Organization Quarterly Review, spring 2016.

Kathy Rousso’s Baskets, Ravenstail Newsletter, Vol. 26, No. 1, pp. 5.

Sopladores, Capoteras, Chacaras and Mochilas: Interesting Techniques From the Americas. 2014, Strands, vol. 21.

Palm Textiles in Guatemala. 2013, Strands, vol. 20

Mexican and Guatemalan Linked Bags. 2012, Strands, vol. 19

Coiling Baskets: Weaving in the Present with Fibers of the Past. June 2012, Revue Magazine

Folklore and Fiestas in Jocotan. April 2012, Revue Magazine

Chajul Baskets. February 2012, Revue Magazine

Morral Builder. November 2011, Revue Magazine

Clean Sweep. June 2011, Revue Magazine

Saddlebags, Sashes and Sprang in Guatemala. 2011, Strands, vol. 18

Morrales in Guatemala and Dress of Eastern Guatemala. Encyclopedia of World Dress and Fashion, Vol 2, Berg Publication, 2010, Oxford, U.K.

Maguey Fiber Bags of Central America. Strands, 2010, vol. 17

Maguey Textile Traditions Continue in Guatemala. WARP newsletter, 2010, vol. 17, no. 3

Ch’orti’, Chiquimula and Crafts. October 2010, Revue Magazine

The Art of the Gourd. July 2010, Revue Magazine

Crafting Clay in Tutuapa. June 2009, Revue Magazine

Plaiting Palm in Pinula. April 2005, Revue Magazine

It’s in the Bag:  Transformation in Guatemala. Proceedings of the Textile Society of America Ninth Biennial Symposium 2004, Oakland, California.

Linking the Past with the Present. March 2004, Revue Magazine

Maguey Textiles Persevere in Guatemala. 2004, Fiberarts Vol. 30 No. 4

Maguey: A Tradition in Danger of Disappearing. 2003, Revue Magazine

Maguey in Guatemala. 2003, Raven’s Tale Newsletter, Vol. 13, No. 1

Beyond the Rainbow: Maguey Morrales. March 2003, Revue Magazine

Betel Nuts, Beads & Beliefs in Atoni Society. 2000, Arts of Asia, V. 30 No. 4

Mother Robe Ends Journey. 1991, Raven’s Tale Newsletter, Vol. 2, No. 1

Appearances in Publications

How Art Heals, 2021, Schiffer Publishing, Web publication, pg. 72. Andrea F. Stanton.

All Things Considered VII catalog. 2013, National Basketry Organization.

Alaska Art Show Juror Surprised at Lack of Native Submissions. September 2013, Anchorage Daily News

Local Artists Featured in Anchorage. October 2013, Ketchikan Daily News

Woven Migrations. June 2012, Ketchikan Daily News

Maguey Journey interview. January 2011, Latin American Book Review

Gourds and Fiber. 2011, Ginger Summit and Jim Widess, Lark Books

Weaver Studies South American Textile. December 2010, Ketchikan Daily News

All Things Considered IV catalog. 2008, National Basketry Organization

Making Gourd Dolls and Spirit Figures. 2007, Ginger Summit and Jim Widess

Design Book Seven. 2004, Orbin, Nancy (ed.) Fiberarts.  Lark Books

Complete Book of Gourd Carving. 2004, Jim Widess and Ginger Summit

Made with Maguey. October 2002, Mercer Island Reporter

Ladies of Maguey. 2002, Guatemala Post

Mad about Maguey. March 2002, Revue Magazine

Weaving Understanding. 2001, Ketchikan Daily News