Colour & Cloth Red, White & Gold: The Tudors in Colour

Join Caroline Young, author of The Colour of Fashion: The Story of Clothes in Ten Colours (Spring 2022) as she discusses the colour at the furthest end of the spectrum.

Colour & Cloth Red, White & Gold: The Tudors in Colour

About Colour & Cloth Red, White & Gold: The Tudors in Colour

Explore Tudor fashion, taking a deeper look at colour in the time of the Tudors. From the importance of red and gold to the prevalence of white linen for keeping clean. Join Caroline Young, author of The Colour of Fashion: The Story of Clothes in Ten Colours (Spring 2022) as she discusses the colour at the furthest end of the spectrum.

*Event includes free exhibition entry until 5.50 pm, talk starts 6pm

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The Art of Wallpaper - Morris & Co. Lunchtime Tour - Thursdays

The Art of Wallpaper - Morris & Co. Lunchtime Tour - Thursdays

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Enjoy a free guided lunchtime tour of the incredible Morris & Co exhibition every Thursday at 1pm with your exhibition ticket. Pre-booking essential.
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Aimed at beginners, this intimate workshop at Dovecot Studios is an introduction to the art of electric gun tufting.
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This tapestry weaving experience day at Dovecot Studios is a rare chance to learn the art of tapestry weaving at the UK’s longest running tapestry studio.
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Selected dates between 23rd April 2022 - 4th June 2022

Learn the basics of the Japanese Katazome printing with designer Ellen Martin and with her guidance you will produce your own katazome textile at this Dovecot Studios workshop!
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Into the Archive: How Morris & Co.

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Join Emma Hardy, Art and Design Historian, and uncover what the historic logbooks of the Morris & Co. archive reveal about the firm, the personalities and the Victorian Period!
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28th May 2022

Inspired by one of Morris’ many creative passions, this half-day workshop at Dovecot Studios will introduce you to the techniques of paper printing and bookbinding.
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This talk takes a light-hearted look at the dress of his family, friends and colleagues in artistic circles and the use of Morris furnishing fabrics for clothing around 1900 and in the 1960s.
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9th June 2022

Celebrate the life and work of William Morris with this special event on the last night of the exhibition The Art of Wallpaper – Morris & Co.
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23rd June 2022

Join us for this special private view of this timely tribute to Alan Davie, one of the greatest Scottish artists of the 20th century.
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