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Woven: A series of craft walks. #2 Harbourside Walk, Bristol
Sat 10 June 2017, 11:00 – 14:00 BST
Spend a summer afternoon walking & weaving along Bristol's vibrant & colourful Harbourside Walk. During the afternoon you will learn the basic principles of this ancient craft using a simple, portable back-strap style loom. Working spontaneously & intuitively with recycled & locally sourced fibres, and the things that you find along the way, you will have the opportunity to create your own peice of woven cloth inspired by a continuously changing urban backdrop.
On the day:
Please bring your own snacks and a ball of wool for the communal basket. You are also welcome to bring a journal, sketchbook or camera to document your ideas & experiences as you go along.
Please meet at the top of the cascade water steps at Broad Quay. We will be setting off at 11am prompt so please give yourself plenty of time to find your way.
Please bring confirmation of your booking with you.
"Thought is a thread, and the raconteur is a spinner of yarns — but the true storyteller, the poet, is a weaver."
Group sizes will be small so please book early.