Ms. Foster has been weaving for over 35 years. She specializes in wicker restoration but weaves all types of chair seats: splint, cane, rush, bamboo, rattan, willow and grasses. She has woven seats for the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation and restored a wicker sled for the Loudoun Museum.
Ms. Foster has also been reproducing Gustav Stickley wicker lampshades for over 20 years which are sold nation-wide.
Ms. Foster will be returning to the Waterford Craft School in 2019 to teach splint seat weaving and caning. Throughout her career she has taught young and old, one on one and group classes.