Space Shed Conversation with Dr Andrew Hewitt and Ashleigh Naysmith

Space Shed Conversation Featuring Dr Andrew Hewitt and Ashleigh Naysmith from University of Huddersfield. DID YOU KNOW? Kirklees is home to some of the great innovations in textile science. Textiles […]

Go and See: Textiles in Unusual Places Conversation

WOVEN Textiles in Unusual Places Conversation 24th June 2012 Featuring Julie Roberts, Hainsworths and Sohel Rana, University of Huddersfield Hosted by Tom Bailey

Go and See: Contemporary Art Conversation

WOVEN Contemporary Art Conversation 17th June 2021 Featuring artists Sam Meech and Seiko Kinoshita Hosted by Tom Bailey

Go and See: Hidden Histories Conversation

WOVEN Hidden Histories Conversation 10th June 2021 Featuring Sarah Harding, Kirklees Libraries and Katina Bill, Kirklees Museums and Galleries Hosted by Tom Bailey

WOVEN Go & See: Innovation Special

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Smart underwear, virtual reality textiles, the ability to “feel” fabric from thousands of miles away… There are amazing things happening in the world of textiles in Kirklees and the surrounding […]

Embroidery in Lockdown – Hayley Mills Styles

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Join artist Hayley Mills-Styles in her studio as she shares inspiration and techniques used to create her textile drawings and objects. Find out how Hayley’s practice has changed over the […]

WOVEN Go & See: Craft / Art Panel Discussion

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A conversation about how the labels textile people use can make a difference. Artist? Crafter? Maker? Designer Maker? Artisan? What do we call ourselves and why? What is different about […]

Go & See: Dionne Swift

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The second in WOVEN’s series of online ‘Go & See’ events. A chance to hear from Holmfirth-based artist Dionne Swift: “I’m a Textile Artist exploring drawing and mark making through […]

Go & See: Julia Roebuck

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In WOVENS’s first online Go & See event, Julia Roebuck explains her passion for sustainable fashion. Julia is an artist from Kirklees and runs Upcycle Fashion. She talks about garment […]

Sarah Corbett, Craftivist Collective

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Sarah Corbett runs the global Craftivist Collective and in this interview she tells us about how she became interested in craft as a tool for activism, and how craftivism has […]