The Story of Silk

06 February 2019

Details:

19.30

Visitors £5; Members / Students £2

Permissions: © Mike Roberts www.WildFibres.co.uk

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Teresinha, an experienced textile artist and biologist, will explain why silk is such a special fibre. Silk is produced by several different animals (not just silkworms) and it has been woven into textiles for thousands of years. However, the future of silk may surprise you.

Teresinha Roberts, Botaninst, Dyer, Spinner & Weaver