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The importance of textilesRead MoreNovember 3, 2018

This article, sent in by a reader from the USA, is fascinating and full of ideas for more research.

Yinka Shonibare in SwanseaRead MoreOctober 27, 2018


The Glynn Vivian Art Gallery in Swansea is hosting Yinka Shonibare's work about conflict, empire and migration.

Plants and portraitsRead MoreOctober 27, 2018


In keeping with what has turned out to be the theme of this week's blog, plants, here is an artist who does something really rather wonderful.

The ChromologistRead MoreOctober 27, 2018

Idly browsing the inter web for something to do with colour, we found this.

Robot flowersRead MoreOctober 27, 2018

We all like flowers. But have you ever seen robotic ones?

An exhibition for winterRead MoreOctober 26, 2018


As the weather turns colder and the days shorten, we all need something to brighten the mornings. The new exhibition in the studio should do just that.

A Handweavers Pattern BookRead MoreOctober 26, 2018


A book has been donated to the library: A Handweavers Pattern Book by Marguerite P Davison.

Of the domestic and the wildRead MoreOctober 20, 2018

We are undergoing home improvements which has meant walking to work early in the morning.

Paper clothingRead MoreOctober 13, 2018

Some of you may remember paper clothes. Are they coming back now that we are realising how wasteful fashion really is?

An exhibition about colourRead MoreOctober 13, 2018

Given the colours that we are currently weaving in the studio, this exhibition at Warner Textile Archive is timely.