Tuesday 24 February 2015

From Rags to Riches: Recycled Textile Art - City Screen, York

Tuscan Hillside - Frances Owen

Ebor Ruggers currently have their 20th Anniversary Exhibition of rag rug art at City Screen in York.  It's on till 24 February 2015 so you'll have to get there quickly.  There are lots of great pieces.  You can see my selection in this blogpost ...

Heather - Angela Gray

Inspired by the dome of an Iranian mosque - Hazel Parker

Goat in Winter - Louisa Creed

Green Man - Maggie Hague

A country walk - Margaret Ramsbottom

Rag rug making is a great example of recycling and upcycling.  If you want to find out more, click on Ebor Ruggers.  Dedicated to the craft of rag rug making, they welcome visitors and new members.  If you want to join them, they meet once a month in Dunnington near York at the Reading Rooms.  

I hear there's always tea and cake available!

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