A Darker Thread – Programme of events

Saturday 15 July 2pm: Exhibition opening by lecturer and artist, Angela Maddock

Sunday 23 July 11am – 1pm: Sketchbook Walk with Suzi Park at the National Wool Museum, Drefach Felindre – free, open to all, no need to book

Friday 18 August 7 – 8pm: The Yoruba Blues – The art of indigo dyeing in Nigeria – talk with textile artist Lucille Junkere – free, open to all, no need to book

Saturday 19 Awst 10:30am – 4pm: Pattern making with indigo inspired by Nigerian resist textiles known as Àdíre – workshop with textile artist Lucille Junkere – age 16+, booking essential: £25

Saturday 9 September 11am – 1pm: Sketchbook Walk with Julia Griffiths Jones at The Welsh Quilt Centre, Lampeter Town Hall, SA48 7BB  – free, open to all, no need to book

Saturday 9 September 3pm: A Darker Thread: Curator’s Talk  – with Laura Thomas – free, open to all, no need to book

Saturday 23 September 11am: Weaving Wales  – talk with author of Woollen Mills of Wales, a new book by Branwen Davies – free, open to all, no need to book

Saturday 7 October 10am – 4pm: The Big Draw: Extreme Weaving – with Laura Thomas at the National Wool Museum, Drefach Felindre – free, open to all, no need to book

Saturday 7 October 11am: A Well Spun Yarn: Tales of ThreadWise Thinking – artist talk with Angela Maddock – free, open to all, no need to book

Saturday 7 October 1 – 4pm: Filling Holes: A workshop on visible mending with thread – workshop with Angela Maddock – age 16+, booking essential: £25

 

Featured Maker: Stephen R Hughes

The Back Wall Series: Eleri Mills

15 July – 21 October 2017 – in the gallery shop

All work is for sale – Collectorplan interest free credit scheme is available

 

A Darker Thread Showcase @ Mission Gallery

27 June – 6 August 2017
Spike Dennis & Rhiannon Williams

Showcase of selected artists from: A Darker Thread

Mission Gallery, Gloucester Place, Swansea SA1 1TY

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