The Foyer: Bold and Beautiful Weaving

When

Dates

16 Jan-4 Feb 2020

Times

Mon-Fri 9.00-21.00, Sat 9.00-15.00

Where

Morley College, 61 Westminster Bridge Road, London SE1 7HT

Cost

Free

This show came out of a project to help the tapestry students to try out faster, large-scale weaving within a time limit of two sessions. From discussion with the class, we decided to use a short collage session to provide designs for woven tapestry. Many students found this a surprising and interesting break from their serious, long-term projects. Some will now scale up their explorations in tapestry.

Tapestry weaving has been taught at Morley College for the last thirty-three years.  Students learn essential gobelin weaving techniques to allow them to embark on a self-chosen project. Tuition involves discussion and advice to support the weaver through the time it takes to complete a project.

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