Eleanor Lux

Eleanor Lux

Eleanor Lux creates functional fiber art and bead work

Eleanor Lux creates functional fiber art and bead work from Lux Weaving Studio, the cornerstone of the arts community in Eureka Springs. Co-founder of The Eureka Springs School of the Arts (ESSA), Lux has worked as a weaver since the 1970s, breathing new life into the vintage spinning wheels and looms that adorn her downtown studio.

Lux creates seamless rugs, custom window shades, tapestries, and other functional fiber art pieces. She also makes sculptural beadwork using mostly seed beads. She has won numerous awards for her work and has published dozens of articles in books and publications.