Sat, 13 Jan|
Whitchurch Silk Mill
Handweaver exhibition - Whitchurch Silk Mill
Crossing the Warp - Thread by Thread An exhibition by the Seven Sisters Handweavers
Time & Location
13 Jan 2024, 10:30 – 17 Mar 2024, 17:00
Whitchurch Silk Mill, 28 Winchester St, Whitchurch RG28 7AL, UK
About the event
13 January – 17 March 2024
Crossing the Warp – Thread by Thread
An exhibition by the Seven Sisters Handweavers
This exhibition, by six handweavers who studied at the Handweavers Studio and Gallery, celebrates hand weaving as a complement to the power looms at Whitchurch. The talented group weave useful and decorative items including furnishings, window shades, clothing and art weaving. Their work involves different yarns, including silk and cotton recycled from surplus industrial waste, along with linen and wool.
Please see our website to book tickets for their special ‘Meet the Weaver’ event for adults on 4 Feb or their paper weaving workshop on 2 March 2024 for adults and children aged 8yrs+.
Your visit to the exhibition is included in your entry ticket to Whitchurch Silk Mill.
Find out more and book on their website