Lynn Pollard's first degree was earned at Duke University in english and psychology and included a year of studio art.  She learned to weave through the guild system in this country and continued her textile education at Georgia Tech earning a bachelor’s degree in textile engineering.  She has exhibited nationally and internationally and has won numerous awards.  She has taught in the fiber program at Georgia State University, at John C Campbell Folk School, local craft centers, and her guild.  She is currently working with indigo on paper in addition to her weaving.