Questions to Ask When Designing Your Own Handwoven Textiles

Questions to Ask When Designing Your Own Handwoven Textiles

Charlie Bradley Ross Thursday, 1 September 2022

Designing your own handwoven textile is such an exciting prospect, and the possibilities are endless. To help guide you to a pain-free collaboration, here's what to bear in mind when making your final decisions.


In this video, you'll learn:

  • The things to consider when designing your own textiles.
  • Tips for getting the best out of a collaboration with a weaver.

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