Tag: Leto & Ariadne

Manchester! A day trip to the Great Northern Contemporary Craft Fair

One of my contemporaries from my student days at Winchester School of Art, and best friend, is Nick Ozanne, maker of ¬†beautiful hand woven silk scarves, ties and woollen blankets, amongst other things. In 2009 Nick set up his own label called Leto & Ariadne, and he now spends many weeks each year travelling up and down the country exhibiting at Craft Shows & … Read More Manchester! A day trip to the Great Northern Contemporary Craft Fair

Welcome to our Material World!

The last two weekends have been a hectic whirl, as we opened our studio at Stafford Mill as part of the SIT Textile Trail. There is a rich textile heritage in the Stroud Valleys, as it was once a world leader in the production of woven textiles. It is home to the Stroudwater Textile Trust, and Stroud International Textiles who organise the Textile Trail. … Read More Welcome to our Material World!

There’s nothing like the pressure of a deadline…

With a week and a half to go, the sewing machines are whiring away here at Stafford Mill, in¬†preparation for the Textile Trail Open Studios, taking place on the weekends of the 12 & 13th and 19th & 20th of May. The local Made In Stroud shop have already got a range of our products on display (and for sale!). They re-did the window … Read More There’s nothing like the pressure of a deadline…

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