Aly has a very gentle way of manipulating fiber. This quality, along with her precise nature of weaving and focus on technique, allows her to produce fiber art of good quality. She is self-guided with inherent motivation and intentionality. She plans each project with a visual image in her mind and expresses surprise and joy as she weaves her mental pictures into reality. When Aly finally removes her piece from the loom, she stands proud as she reviews her original goal and the steps that brought her to her latest accomplishment. With the very following breath, she starts to describe her next woven picture.