Tasseography Textiles Becky Dodman Wainwright close up texture colour

Becky Dodman Wainwright: Tasseography Textiles

Friday 24 Sep, 10:00am4:00pm
Friday 24 Sep, 10:00am4:00pm
Ocean Studios
Ocean Studios, The Factory Cooperage, Royal William Yard, Plymouth PL1 3RP

Textile designer, part-time Plymouth College of Art MA Textile Design student and BA (Hons) Textile Design lecturer Becky Dodman Wainwright presents a collection of textile artworks created with 39 participants in this 3-week solo exhibition at Ocean Studios.

Using tufting, embroidery and tapestry weaving to co-create Textile artworks using her tea leaf, Tasseography Textiles generative process, Becky concludes two years of making with this Arts Council England funded exhibition. During the exhibition, Becky will be working in Ocean Studios, both in the cafe and event space, sharing, and discussing her creative processes from idea generation through to textile artworks.

The Tasseography Textiles exhibition runs from 24 September to 17 October 2021 at Ocean Studios. There are a series of events taking place as part of the exhibition, as follows:

  • Private View: Get a preview of the work on 24 September, 6pm-8pm - book here (free)
  • Demos: Becky will be demonstrating the Tasseography Textile process, from tea leaf readings through the design collages on 25 September, 11am-4pm - book here (free)
  • Meet the Artist: Becky will working on site, giving informal tutorials on 29 September 11am - 4pm - book here (free)
  • Design Your Own Rug: 6 October, 10am – 1pm OR 2pm-5pm book here (£10)

See more of Becky's work on her website.

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