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GRAYSON PERRY: PROVINCIAL PUNK │ Turner Contemporary, Margate → 13 September 2015

GALLERYARTIST

“It z a cnd v tīzñ rbłn; it z nt a vayḷnt rvlušn”

Photo: Stephen White

Photo: Stephen White

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Guardian

Tongerlo Abbey, Mechelen: The marvel of Flemish tapestries

From the early 15th century onwards, Flanders was renowned for its beautiful, huge tapestries. Consisting of sumptuous fabrics of wool, silk, gold and silver thread, they brought to life contemporary events such as decisive battles, as well as stories from the Old Testament, the life of Christ and the saints, romances of chivalry, and ancient myths and legends. 561 more words

Art & Crafts

Life and Weaving

My mother who is a retiree is into weaving now. She’s making welcome mats or doormats. She says that it keeps her busy and keeps her sane. 203 more words

Essays