Our workshops are developed in collaboration with creative practitioners, archivists, curators, and academics. Supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund, Creative Scotland and the William Grant Foundation.
Creativity and Entrepreneurship: a passion intertwined - a one-day workshop led by Maija Nygren—
Maija Nygren is an independent knitwear designer based in Edinburgh. Maija’s work explores childrenswear, which opens up children's participation in the process of creating their own clothing.
Creativity & Entrepreneurship: A Passion Intertwined—
Led by knitwear designer Maija Nygren the workshop will focus on yarn design, Bernat Klein’s colour work in his textile design, and Margaret Klein’s knitwear, the textures, knit structures, colour use and garment finishing, investigating key textile creating methods that were used in Bernat and Margaret Klein’s business and what made these methods ground-breaking at the time.