Communication & Soft Skills

Communication & Soft Skills Faculty at The Handloom School

Feruzan Mehta


Feruzan Mehta has been an educator since 1985, going on to specialize in curriculum development and teacher training, for mainstream schools as well as those in marginalized communities (including a school for handloom weavers’ children). Feruzan’s specific interest and involvement in peace education began in 1993. She is currently the Founder and Executive Director of The Peace Project

David GoldSmith

david-goldsmithDavid Goldsmith is a PhD candidate at the Swedish School of Textiles, University of BorĂ¥s, Sweden and Associate Professor at Parsons The New School for Design, New York. David has taught English for Handloom Weavers at WomenWeave on many occasions. His research explores the relationships between small scale artisanal textile production, sustainability, and the slow fashion movement