Constructed and woven textiles

Tapestry weaving – the art of translation with Philip Sanderson

Ref: WE6618




Examine the process of translating an art work into woven tapestry and the criteria for selecting or designing an image, as you consider scale, technical aspects and blending and shading techniques.


Philip Sanderson

Philip Sanderson studied both at Middlesex University and the Royal College of Art before joining the Professional Tapestry Studio at West Dean College in 1993. As both Master Weaver and Creative Director of the Studio, Philip has designed tapestries for numerous clients, notably for the New Parliamentary Buildings in Westminster.


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