We are very happy to announce that we have launched our first hemp textile workshop. This will be a part of a series of workshops to educate students, designers, professionals and policy makers the history and benefits of hemp textiles for a sustainable fashion solution.
Workshop 1: Introduction to Hemp Textiles (Online)
21st December, 17.30 - 19.30pm on Zoom.
What will the talk involve:
- Brief History into Hemp Textiles
- Hemp Products and Markets
- Hemp Fabrics
- Traditional Hemp Textile Processes
There is also an opportunity to buy a swatch book and hemp fibre guide which we recommend purchasing before the event. This will enable the audience at home to connect with the fibre whilst Laura will talk through the processes and textures of the fabrics.
If you would like to find out more information this event, please see the event.
Event Ticket: Buy ticket here now on Eventbrite
Workshop 2: Being a Woman Designer
9th December, 6.30pm via Zoom
What does it mean to be a woman designer in 2021?
Laura Bossom has been welcomed back to discuss what it is like to be a woman designer. We will discuss the positives and challenges that occur when working in the textile industry and what support there is out there to empower female creatives today.
Information about the event:
December 9th 2021, at 6:30PM (GMT) Link to access the event Topic: TEDxOxfordSixthFormCollegeWomen
Time: Dec 9, 2021 06:30 PM London Join Zoom Meeting
Meeting ID: 892 8568 2424