Three day Visit to Glasgow and Paisley

26 May - 28 May 2016

Hotel to be arranged.

Three day Visit to Glasgow and Paisley

The Burrell Collection
The Textile Conservation Centre
Timorous Beasties
Glasgow School of Art tour & archives
The Tenement House
Holmwood
Paisley Museum
Graham Hunter will show us highlights from his menswear collection 1740-1940

75 excluding hotel and travel

events@textilesociety.org.uk

Kew's Economic Botany Collection

and Jenny Balfour Paul's Textiles

Wed 13th July 2016
11am - 3.30pm

Herbarium
Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
Richmond
Surrey, TW9 3AB

Kew's Economic Botany Collection

We will be looking at clothing and textiles produced by plants.
Dr. Mark Nesbit will show us materials and techniques used on world textiles.
Dr. Jenny Balfour Paul will show us textiles collected on the indigo travels and pieces from Bhutan and Mali.

14 places
20 Students 5

Closing date 13 June

Cafes nearby

www.kew.org/science-conservation/collections/

events@textilesociety.org.uk

Diana Harrison Exhibition

Talks by Diana Harrison and Linda Brassington

Fri 23rd September 2016
11 am for 11-12pm and 12-12.30pm

Craft Study Centre
University for the Creative Arts, Faulkner Road, Farnham, Surrey GU9 7DS

Diana Harrison Exhibition

Diana Harrison will discuss her exhibition. Focusing on her response to the visual and physical changes of print and stitch within the cloth.

Linda Brassington will discuss innovations in block, screen and resist printing through examples in the CSC collection.

15 Students 5
2 groups of 8
Closing date 20 August »

www.csc.ucreative.ac.uk

events@textilesociety.org.uk

London Antique Fair

Sun 2nd October 2016
10.30 am - 4.30 pm

London Antique Fair

Come and join us at this top quality antique and vintage textile and dress fair with knowledgeable dealers who are happy to show, discuss and talk about their wares.

Meet the Bursary winners

6 - concessions 4

rbkc.gov.uk/venueschelsea

Janie Lightfoot atflondon@textilesociety.org.uk

Textile Futures

Technology, Materials and Preservation

Sat 5th November 2016

Wellcome Trust
London

 

The Textile Society Annual conference will examine recent advances in textile design, materials and technology, particularly emerging ideas and approaches that may change the way we design, make, use and preserve textiles in the future.
The AGM for members will take place on the 4th of November.

conferences@textilesociety.org.uk