Wild Weaving at Ulster Folk Museum

15/10/2020

A Journeys in Design Wild Weaving Workshop took place at the Ulster Folk Museum on Thursday 15 October, hosted by National Museums Northern Ireland (NMNI). The one and a half hour event included a walk to gather materials and a short mindfulness session, followed by a weaving workshop for complete beginners. The event was led […]
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Wild Weaving EastSide Arts Festival

12/08/2020

A Journeys in Design Wild Weaving Workshop took place in Victoria Park, Belfast, on Wednesday 12 August, as part of EastSide Arts Festival. The event was led by Curator John Ennis and local weaver Beth Milligan, and delivered in partnership with Connswater Community Greenway and EastSide Partnership. The one and a half hour event included […]
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Wild Weaving at Summerhall November

15/11/2019

For complete beginners – a workshop and informal talk about weaving. Inspired by the weavers met during Our Linen Story Tours in Scotland, Journeys in Design is supporting the development of local ‘Wild Weaving’ workshops. In Edinburgh our Inaugural Workshop Lead is weaver Akshata Mokashi MA (Distinction) HWU Textile and Design. Akshata is joined by […]
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Wild Weaving at Summerhall October 2019

11/10/2019

Wild Weaving Workshop // Summerhall / Friday 11 October 11am to 12.30pm Join us on a slow walk in The Meadows with collection of grasses, string and other detritus en route, then gather in the ArtiSceince Library at Summerhall for a simple weaving workshop. Assemble at Summerhall Entrance at 11am. Dress for the weather and […]
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Wild Weaving at Summerhall September 2019

20/09/2019

For complete beginners – a workshop and informal talk about weaving. Inspired by the weavers met during Our Linen Story tours, Journeys in Design is supporting the development of local ‘Wild Weaving’ workshops. Attendees weave on a simple frame using materials found during a preceding walk, harnessing the hand-crafting and meditative benefits of walking and […]
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