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Weaving New WorldsRead MoreJuly 14, 2018

The William Morris Gallery in Walthamstow in London has just opened its new exhibition of tapestries.

Hannah Ryggen Read MoreJanuary 27, 2018

An exhibition in Oxford of the work of Hannah Ryggen is coming to an end in a few weeks - 18th February.

The making of Cecil Skotnes's tapestryRead MoreMay 27, 2017

Marguerite Stephens explains in this video the making of a tapestry for the President Hotel in South Africa.

InspirationRead MoreApril 15, 2017

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We love books and bookshops, especially those of the second hand variety. And sometimes a visit turns up trumps in a very unexpected way...

The Making of ButterflyRead MoreMarch 4, 2017

A few years ago, a tapestry was commissioned to hang in the Theatre Royal in Glasgow.

The Golden ThreadRead MoreApril 27, 2016

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On this trip, there was a group of us from various Nordic countries, exploring culture and arts in the remote areas of the region. Our Greenland partner hosted the meeting and gave us each a fantastic present when we left.

A donated giftRead MoreApril 9, 2016

This week a welcome box arrived for our library - a gift from a well-wisher down south.

The Spider and the TapestriesRead MoreFebruary 20, 2016

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A beautiful gift arrived today - a copy of Louise Bourgeois' The Spider and the Tapestries.

How (not) to hang a tapestry Read MoreJuly 27, 2015

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Last week we posted pictures of our new studio including one of a piece newly hung... and not hung very well! Here is how it should be done.

Tapestry... and tapestryRead MoreAugust 16, 2014

We are on a textile tour this week and we have had a very good chat all about tapestries. A coincidence then that I had been speaking with a friend about exactly the same thing at the start of the week.