Sma’ Shot Weavers in Residence present: Mapping Paisley’s Textile Trade

Monday 24 June - Saturday 6 July, 2019

Sma’ Shot Weavers in Residence present: Mapping Paisley’s Textile Trade: an exhibition and three workshops at Made in Paisley, 69 High Street as part of celebrations for Paisley’s Sma’ Shot Day 2019. This event is supported by TH.CARS2.

 

Sma’ Shot Weavers in Residence present: Mapping Paisley’s Textile Trade

Monday 24th June – Saturday 6th July, 10.00am-6.00pm

Location: Made in Paisley, 69 High Street, Paisley PA1 2AY

An exhibition of woven textiles made by professional weavers Heather Shields and Shielagh Tacey and the participants of their workshops to mark the conclusion of their two year part time residency with the Sma’ Shot Cottages.

Part of Sma’ Shot Day 2019 celebrations.

This is a free event.

Supported by TH.CARS2

 

Weavers & Thread Makers: a Heritage Walk around Paisley’s Weaving & Textile Industry

Saturday 29th June, 1.30-3.30pm

Location: Departs from Made in Paisley, 69 High Street, Paisley PA1 2AY

A walking tour led by Stephen Clancy looking at surviving weavers cottages, weaving mills, thread mills and the sites of other industires connected to the textile industry shown on maps of the 1850’s.

Part of Sma’ Shot Day 2019 celebrations.

This is a free event, but booking advised as places are limited.

To book a place email the TH.CARS2 Team using the link below or Call 0141 618 7939

Paisley’s Weaving Materiality

Monday 1st July, 1.30-4.00pm

Location:  Made in Paisley, 69 High Street, Paisley PA1 2AY

This hands-on workshop is a chance to weave with materials used by Paisley’s weavers including wool, linen, silk and cotton.

Part of Sma’ Shot Day 2019 celebrations.

This is a free event, but booking advised as places are limited.

To book a place email the TH.CARS2 Team using the link below or Call 0141 618 7939

 

 

Weavers & Thread Makers through Maps

Tuesday 2nd July, 1.00-3.00pm

Location: Made in Paisley, 69 High Street, Paisley PA1 2AY

A heritage workshop led by Stephen Clancy exploring Paisley’s textile history through maps of the 1850’s

Part of Sma’ Shot Day 2019 celebrations.

This is a free event, but booking advised as places are limited.

To book a place email the TH.CARS2 Team using the link below or Call 0141 618 7939

 

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Contact

Paisley TH.CARS2 Project Team
Regeneration and Economic Development Service
Chief Executive’s Service
Renfrewshire Council
Renfrewshire House
Cotton Street
Paisley PA1 1WB

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