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Botanical Colours 14 August 2020 – Indigo-Katazome

Botanical Colors are hosting a live Zoom Feedback Friday on August 14 2020 with katazome (stencil dyeing) and tsutsugaki (cone drawing) artist John Marshall. Register for the event here. 5:00 pm (9:00 am Pacific Standard Time)...

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Virtual workshop with toast AUGUST 2020

Toast are hosting a series of virtual workshops in August. The workshops are free to attend, a voluntary donation of £5 which will go to the Crafts Council UK to support the craft community in the changing landscape. All you...

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Tapestry of the World – Vanessa Barragao

Textile artist Vanessa Barragao has created Tapestry of the World using techniques such as latch hook, crochet and felt; the 20 x 6.5 ft (600 x 200 cm) tapestry used 8 kg (18 lbs) of jute and cotton and 42 kg (93 lbs) of...

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Complexity 2020 29 June – 1 September 2020

The Complex Weavers’ biennial exhibition is being held as a virtual exhibition this year. It opens on Monday 29 June at midday (BST) and showcases recent textile creations that bear within them some form of complexity, whether...

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Museum of London

The Museum of London have produce a series of videos highlighting their fashion and costume collections. In conjunction with Huguenots of Spitalfields they are holding an online event entitled ‘Shaping the City: History of the...

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Spinning demonstrations at City Farms: 2019 dates

July 2019Sunday 28 July: Newham City Farm September 2019Saturday 7 September: Surrey Docks City Farm Harvest Festival Saturday 28 September: Woodlands Farm Trust Harvest Festival October 2019 Sunday 27 October: Kentish Town...

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Harris Tweed Archive now available online

A comprehensive and detailed history of Harris Tweed has been compiled by the local authority, Comhairle nan Eilean Siar. The Western Isles archive service, Tasglann nan Eilean, has brought together over one hundred years of...

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Tapestry courses online – FREE

Weaversbazaar’s Learning for Free. Online.  We have updated our Learning for Free page with the six blogs of the Tapestry Unlimited Blog Tour, organised by the American TapestryAlliance. This series of 6 postings from...

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