Constructed and woven textiles

Text in woven tapestry with Pat Taylor

Ref: S3D07341




An opportunity for tapestry weavers to explore text as a concept, developing ideas and production methods, including discussion on contemporary examples. Develop skills in aesthetic assessment and how to approach weaving both formal fonts or fluid, handwritten texts.


Pat Taylor

Pat Taylor worked at West Dean for over 30 years, as Director of the Tapestry Studio and as Programme Leader of the MA Visual Arts Programmes. Pat's involvement with West Dean's Professional Tapestry Studio included commissioned projects, such as for Portcullis House in Westminster, as well as collaborations with prominent artists, Henry Moore, John Piper, Howard Hodgkin and John Aitken.


Residential option available. Find out accommodation costs and how to book here.

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