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Gypsea Weaver
reimagining retired crab pot line
in Newport, Oregon

Gypsea Weaver Rebecca Hooper on pile of recycled fishing rope

Newport News Times
GypSea Weaver upcycles crab line into art

by Susan Schuytema, Mar 16, 2022

Weaving Nautical Decor, Art & Gifts

Reimagining retired crab pot rope

used by commercial fishing fleets working out of the Port of Newport.

Every item is a unique piece of the local fishery's history,

supports Newport's commercial fishing fleets with an alternative to the landfill,

and represents pride in Oregon's fishing culture.

Find Gypsea Weaver at

pirates plunder store located in Newport Oregon

Pirates Plunder