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Tapestry, a technique often used to weave complex images, will be taught on the frame loom as pictured

Tapestry in Time: Hand Weaving Workshop

Tickets $550|RSVP

Led by local collective Breakthrough Art Studio, this hand weaving workshop will introduce the fundamentals of ‘tapestry’ weaving, a technique historically deployed to achieve complex woven images, such as those seen in medieval carpets and Chinese kesi silks.

This workshop also includes a short tour of the current exhibition, Sight Unseen – Forking Paths in the CHAT Collection, to closely examine works of contemporary art that reveal the significance and the historical development of the ‘tapestry’ technique.

Materials Needed: Workshop materials will be provided.

Experience Level: Suitable for participants aged 12 or above. No prior weaving experience required.

Date:
20.09.2020
Time:
1:00-6:00pm

Venue:

CHAT Lab
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