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Mill Open Days 2018.


Mill Open Days 2018. There’s something different to see at each of the three sites. During the summer you can visit Gigg and Dunkirk on the same day, see dates and…

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Volunteers Always Appreciated


Why volunteer with Stroudwater Textile Trust? Volunteering benefits both the community and you! By volunteering you will not only make a real difference to our work – we are all…

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Gigg on Film


Student film makers from the University of Gloucestershire have been at Gigg Mill to record the sights and sounds for a documentary about the heritage of the area.

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Special Openings


As well as our usual Mill Openings , every year we take part in National Mills Open Weekend organised by SPAB ( Society for the Preservation of Ancient Buildings ).…

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STUDENT SKILLS WORKSHOPS


Stroudwater Textile Trust Students Skills workshops 2018 Are you aged 15 – 25 and interested in fashion and textiles? The STT is offering a 2-day workshop for young people in…

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Mill Open Days 2018.


Mill Open Days 2018. There’s something different to see at each of the three sites. During the summer you can visit Gigg and Dunkirk on the same day, see dates and…

Read more >

Volunteers Always Appreciated


Why volunteer with Stroudwater Textile Trust? Volunteering benefits both the community and you! By volunteering you will not only make a real difference to our work – we are all…

Read more >

Gigg on Film


Student film makers from the University of Gloucestershire have been at Gigg Mill to record the sights and sounds for a documentary about the heritage of the area.

Read more >

Special Openings


As well as our usual Mill Openings , every year we take part in National Mills Open Weekend organised by SPAB ( Society for the Preservation of Ancient Buildings ).…

Read more >

STUDENT SKILLS WORKSHOPS

Stroudwater Textile Trust
Students Skills workshops 2018

Are you aged 15 – 25 and interested in fashion and textiles? The STT is offering a 2-day workshop for young people in full time education.
You will experience: Pattern construction, creative garment design & sewing skills combined with silk screen printing tuition.
Ideal for anyone studying GCSE or A level textiles or those who just like making things!
When – Saturday 20th & Sunday 21st October, 10am – 4 pm
Where – Stroud Valleys Artspace, John street, Stroud GL5 2HA
Cost – £20 All materials are provided. Workshop is supported by the Stroudwater Textile Trust.
The course is designed for students in full time education aged 15+ to teach the technical skill of pattern construction, creative design and manufacturing skills.
Tutors are both professionals in their field; bespoke designer Kathryn Clarke and silkscreen printer Liz Lippiatt

Over the weekend you will be shown how to:
Screen print your own design onto the fabric for the skirt

Design and construct a pattern for a skirt to fit your figure
Stitch a custom made skirt to your own design

HOW TO BOOK – E-mail Liz at liz@lizlippiatt.com or phone Kathryn on 07773692322.

Places are limited.

Banner image: View of Wallbridge, Stroud c. 1790s © The Museum in the Park, Stroud.