Cocooned from the Elements

Published 1 September 2020

A stormy residency in Scotland inspired weaver Lynne Hocking-Mennie and natural dyer Prach Niyomkar to collaboratively explore the symbol of an umbrella as protection from the elements.

Voices of Makers #8

Published 17 August 2020

When the usual roller coaster of making and exhibiting changed into an emotional roller coaster designer-maker Olive Pearson adapted to explore new ways of working and selling.

Voices of Makers #7

Published 6 July 2020

Understanding lockdown is a marathon not a sprint led Claire Heminsley of Incahoots to change her way of life.

Lockdown Residency

Published 16 June 2020

Basketmaker Sarah Paramor and weaver Jennifer Green transformed a collaborative residency that began in person into an inspiring remote residency.

The Dual Meaning of Sustainability

Published 8 June 2020

Textile maker Fiona Hall in a residency in Scotland with Soledad Ruiz and Dalila Rubicela explored identity and sustainability as they discovered parallels between their human stories.

Where do we belong?

Published 1 June 2020

Weaver Cally Booker describes how belonging, identity and sustainability sit at the heart of her collaboration with visual artist Andrea Tsang Jackson.

Voices of Makers #6

Published 24 May 2020

Juggling a family in lockdown with making and selling, textile designer Lorna Brown describes enjoying time with the kids and a renewed love of drawing.

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