Ruth Emily Davey shoes will be showing at the Selvedge makers fair this sat in Highgate, London, come and see us!
Finally finished my WCMT report ‘Generations of Craft’ which you can find online here :
These are made from pure handwoven Japanese Nishimura in pure silk and gold thread due to be exhibited at #HandmadeinBritain, Chelsea in 2 weeks, for details see below.
Amazing to be part of the Art in Action show this year and special because it is the last one after 40 years. It was truly wonderful meeting Artists from all over the world and I got Best of the Best Award in the QEST tent!
~ THIS FRIDAY 29 APRIL - SUNDAY 1 MAY ~ I will be showing my shoes and demonstrating how they are made all this weekend for#Machynllethcomedyfestival at number 52 Heol Maengwyn (Machynlleth high street) come say hello or even try on a pair of shoes..
Having an amazing time in Japan on part 2 of my Winston Churchill traveling fellowship, interviewing ancient masters of craft, if you want to read about my trip please visit: www.generationsofcraft.wordpress.com
Kurume Kasuri Indigo dyeing
Currently on the first part of my WCMT travelling fellowship in Mexico visiting small weaving communities to learn more about their way of life and how their skills are passed on and kept alive. (Workshop still open and busy with Mariko at the helm working on orders while in away until end of Jan)
Read more on my blog here