Dovecot Tapestry Studio: Weaving the magic

Date and time

Saturday 20 May, 2–4.15pm

Sainsbury Wing Conference Room 1

Tickets

£36/£34 conc./£30 Members

Discover the creative process of weaving a tapestry.

Master Weavers from the internationally renowned Dovecot Tapestry Studio explain how they have created a handwoven tapestry to a design created by Turner Prize winner, Chris Ofili.

The session Includes a weaving demonstration and a tour of Weaving Magic.  There will also be an opportunity to try your hand at weaving on a sample loom.

Programme

2–2.45pm: The creative and collaborative process behind Weaving Magic
2.45–3pm: Weaving demonstration
3–3.30pm: Group A: Tour of exhibition / Group B: Opportunity to speak to the weaving team and try your hand at weaving. 
3.30–4pm: Group A: Opportunity to speak to the weaving team and try your hand at weaving / Group B: Tour of exhibition
4–4.15pm: Q&A and close

All materials provided. Refreshments served.

Image above: Ben Hymers and Naomi Robertson at Dovecot Tapestry Studio, Edinburgh © Dovecot Tapestry Studio