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About Ruth Gilbert

I am a weaver.  I make cloth and smaller items and also research and make replicas of archaeological finds.

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I began as a spinner, and the nature of the yarn used is fundamental to the cloth I make.  As well as forty years' practical work in weaving and spinning I have an MPhil in textile history.  I am interested in the learning and technical development of embodied skills and use both aspects of my practice to advantage in reconstructing fabrics from archaeological finds.  In my own work I play with colour a lot, usually in simple weaves.

Open to the Public?
Yes, by appointment only
Provides Course / Training
Yes
Available for Craft Fairs
Available - please ask about pricing

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Ruth Gilbert
Grange Cottages
Huddersfield
HD7 6AJ
GB
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