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SOFT ENGINEERING: Textiles Taking Shape

Deirdre Wood, Ann Richards, Alison Ellen

Wed 17th January 2018
11.30 am

Winchester Discovery Centre, Jewry St, Winchester SO23 8SB

SOFT ENGINEERING:  Textiles Taking Shape

This innovative exhibition will display the work of weavers Ann Richards and Deirdre Wood and knitter Alison Ellen. Each artist will give a 20-minute talk in the gallery. Deirdre has kindly offered a visit to her studio, a 5 min walk to those interested. »

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Behind the scenes at Kensington Palace

Thu 22nd February 2018
2.00 pm

Kensington Palace, Kensington Gardens, London W8 4PX

Behind the scenes at Kensington Palace

Claudia Scott, Assistant Curator will show us clothes worn by royalty from 17th century onwards. The fee will give you access to the Palace and the two new exhibitions. »

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BETWEEN TWO CULTURES: Anne Morrell

Thu 1st March 2018

Goldsmiths Textile Collection & Constance Howard Gallery, Goldsmiths, University of London Deptford Town Hall basement, New Cross, London, SE14 6AF

BETWEEN TWO CULTURES: Anne Morrell

Anne presents a body of new and recent work, emerging from a lifelong pursuit of an understanding of stitch and textile. Her artistic practice is characterised by an ongoing interest in chasing tensions and changing states in processes or materials that are constantly shifting and moving. »

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ALKE SCHMIDT: WONDER AND DREAD

Thu 15th March 2018
11.00am

Moorside Mills, Moorside Road, Eccleshill, Bradford, BD2 3HP

ALKE SCHMIDT: WONDER AND DREAD

Tales from the Global Textile Industry. This large show includes the works from the previous Tangled Yarns project plus a number of new pieces inspired by the Bradford wool industry. »

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Manchester Antique & Vintage Textile Fair 2018

Sun 15th April 2018
10.00 am - 4.30 pm

Armitage Centre, Fallowfield, Manchester M14 6HE

Manchester Antique & Vintage Textile Fair 2018

Visit the fair for a fantastic range of vintage fashion, antique textiles and costume sourced from around the world.

Admission 6, Concessions 4, Trade from 10 »

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DIANA SPRINGALL - HOUSE AND STUDIO VISIT

Tue 1st May 2018
11.30am

Nr Sevenoaks, Kent

DIANA SPRINGALL - HOUSE AND STUDIO VISIT

Enjoy a day with Diana, practicing embroiderer, painter and teacher who will show us her own work and her collection
acquired since the 1960s. »

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