Weavers Tales at Summerhall with Marnie Collins

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1 Summerhall

Edinburgh

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Marnie Collins of HWU School of Textiles will share her experience linking education and industry with a focus on design development

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Marnie Collins is a teaching fellow in Textile Design and Deputy Director of Learning and Teaching within the School of Textiles and Design of Heriot Watt University, based at the historic High Mill on the Borders Campus.

Marnie will share her experience linking weave design education with industry and focus on the design development process; helping weave designers take their ideas from research to the selection of raw materials, through technique, process and visual communication.

For 'Weavers Tales', Journeys in Design invites a series of Guest Weavers to attend our Friday events at Summerhall. From 1.30pm - 2.15pm, Weavers Tales is an informal chat by our Guest Weavers about material, practice and product.

20 September with James Donald: creating and marketing product

11 October with Marnie Collins: weave design and industry links

15 November with Susie Redman: choosing yarn, colour and weave

17 January with Ian Dale: heritage of hand loom weaving in Scotland

Attendees of the preceding Wild Weaving Workshop are automatically offered a place for Weavers Tales at Summerhall

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1 Summerhall

Edinburgh

EH9 1PL

United Kingdom

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