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EXHIBITIONS & EVENTS 2020

              SOME PLACES TO VISIT VIRTUALLY


Do hope you find these interesting and inspiring and do get back to me if you have any ideas or information that would be good to share.

All best wishes

Chris Applebee

www.schooloftextiles.co.uk Mary Schoeser was coming to give us a talk that was cancelled, but do look at her website for some very interesting groups and virtual exhibitions. She will visit us next year in May


This is a very interesting link to a Fibre fair in America. Do take a look.    https://oiff.familypodcasts.com/


Lost Textile of RyuKyu - it a lovely film  50mins long just type it into google and then relax! I think it’s available till November

Nettles4textiles

There are now several Utube videos about processing nettles and Cara has given us all the steps in the newsletter. It would be nice if we could use say 5 nettles and produce a yarn during July and August


Our 40th Anniversary Exhibition was to be held at Braintree Museum this year and was postponed till June 2022.  The dates are now June 11th 2022 - June 25th 2022.  More about this soon

Shetland Wool week; 25th - 26th Sept. Skipton Auction mart

Visit https:www.yarndale.co.uk/yarndale-hub


Braintree Textile fair 2021- Interpreting Design. Sunday 3rd October 9.30-4pm A whole day of talks, a workshop and tours of the Archive and Museum exploring how the Warner Textile Archive inspires interpretation by interior designers, makers, creators and artists.  Lunch and refreshments included.  Tickets are £75 available to book on line from www.warnertextilearchive.co.uk

The Knitting and Stitching show Alexandra Palace 7th-10th October 2021

You can register your interest to attending the live event on the website  https:www.theknittingandstitchingshow.com

World Textile Day 16th October 2021 10am-4pm Mundford Village Hall, St. Leonards Street, Mundford, Norfolk IP26 5DW

The World Textile day is a free and fair trade market of world textiles held annually.

Click here to check with www.worldtextileday.co.uk before travelling in case of changes