ACTIVITIES AND PROJECTS
We want to create venues with different activities and development projects. Read on to learn more about what we already do.
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This summer we are collaborating with The Contemporary Cirkus in Rydal. During two days, 29 & 30 of June, we will be showing visitors how to weave on the childrens Weaving Houses. To find out more about the festival visit their website.
All, big and small, are welcome!
From 2016 - 2019 the association received contributions from the region of Borås; enableing the process to develop the international weaving center project. The project is run by a big nonprofit assistance and with the support of Rydals museum and Marks kommun also the Textile museum and the city of Borås . The association has applied for further funding that has been granted for 2019 from the cultural board of the region of Västa Götaland.
Through the years we have had the opportuniy to invite our members and the public to our Weavingcafés. They are appreciated and often frequented. Here there are possibilities to exchange thoughts and weaving experiences with eachother around the coffee table. On each one of these cafés there has been lecturing guests or workshops with different themes.
We are inviting Remfabriken to our first weaving café on the 12th of September. It is an old weaving factory situated in the area of Göta in Gothenburg. Through a thoruough rumiging of the Weaving Centers archive a pattern has been found and recreated in the loom in Remfabriken. They will also give an insight of their work. We will be welcoming this evening Lyckans Weaving lodge from Herrljunga.
The 24th of October Susanne Harrysson from Hemslöjden i Västra Götaland is coming to talk about her work. Do visit their website to find out more.
The 5th of December is the last Weaving Café of the year where we are visiting the exhibition in Rydals musem Västsvenska Mönster och textilkonstnärer, VMT.
Invitation and registration vill as usual go via Vuxen skolan.