Arachne was a very talented weaver she was considered the best weaver in all of the land. She bragged about how she was better than the goddess of weaving at weaving.
An Minerva comes to Arachne as an old woman and tells her to respect Minerva the goddess of weaving. This makes Arachne furious and she spits in the old lady's face. She calls Minerva a coward.
Arachne continues to challenge Minerva and finally she accepts.
They battle in an epic weave off and they both weave stories about the gods sending disrespectful messages to each other.
Minerva loses and she becomes very frustrated with Arachne because she lost and because of how disrespectful Arachne's loom is towards her and the rest of the gods. She then fights Arachne and injures her publicly
Arachne is so upset that Minerva beat her up she tried to commit suicide but instead Minerva turned her into a spider