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A Splash of Colour 9th – 10th November 2019 COURSE FULL

A Splash of Colour  9th – 10th  November 2019 This workshop workshop will introduce you to working with colour in tapestry weaving. Yarn blending produces deep, rich, shimmering colours and when cleverly used can create the illusion of transparency. The course will...

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Winner of the Cords Prize for Tapestry 2019

 The winner, Brita Been of Norway, was announced during the opening party on 15 March. Her tapestry celebrated the folk art embroidery of Telemark, where she  lives.  The Cordis Prize for Tapestry was initiated by Miranda Harvey and her husband, the crime writer Ian...

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Artist mentoring.

American – Italian tapestry artist Dorina Scalia travelled all the way from the USA via Venice to study with me at Patriothall studio. The 3 day program of study has introduced her to a range of new techniques in 3D weaving. We also managed to fit in a quick visit to...

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Cordis Showcase Exhibition 2018

"Thankfully the sun came out". Woven tapestry by Anna Taylor.  Very proud of my student Anna Taylor the winner of this years Cordis Tapestry Showcase prize This wonderful collection of small tapestries is on show in The Scottish Cafe & Restaurant, National...

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