Wednesday, 7 December 2011

The Weave Shed..

Check out 'The Weave Shed' ( professional weavers website, please find more information below from the site itself;

''The Weave Shed is a website for weave designers with a portfolio practice, payee, mills, independent, designer makers, tapestry, artists, educators and students. The site is funded by The Worshipful Company of Weavers and Central Saint Martins College of Art & Design, University of The Arts London. The contents are compiled, collated and edited by Philippa Brock and Eleanor Pritchard. Website design and build by Colin Buttimer.
The Weave Shed is a resource site, providing a portal to available weave resources on one site alongside an active blog featuring weave-related stories, news, up and coming events and featured weavers. We’re a community site and encourage all users to participate in its growth. The information here is from the professional UK weave community and the editors.
We welcome all relevant input from users: for feedback, suggestions, information to be added or updated for the resources pages and for weave-related blog features. All contributors to resources pages will be acknowledged on the site and links to their own online resources added where possible. We also have future plans to develop pages for weave-related historical & cultural studies and a newsletter and we welcome any suggestions.''

Thursday, 1 December 2011

Merchant Square Christmas Craft Fair

I will be selling my handmade and handwoven products this Saturday and Sunday 3rd and 4th December at the Merchant Square, Candleriggs, Glasgow, the Christmas market will begin at 11am-6pm on Saturday and from 12noon-6pm on the Sunday.
There will be Handwoven cushions, scarfs, purses and much more at my stall as well as many other
traders selling hand crafted goods such as jewellery, candles, cards, photography, aromatherapy products, art work, baby clothes and cupcake.
Why not come down and buy a treat for your self or for a loved one......

Getting there.......
Merchant Square is located on Candleriggs in The Merchant City just minutes away from the center of Glasgow’s main shopping area – Buchanan Street and the famous George Square.
It is also only a 5 minute walk to the nearest train station at Queen Street. There is ample parking in nearby parking bays or NCP car parks.
There is also easy access to M8 motorway.