Self-described as “celebrating outstanding British and international creativity, London Craft Week brings together over 250 established and emerging makers, designers, brands and galleries from around the world. A curated selection based not on price or fame, but underlying substance. Plus, that essential dash of magic and inspiration that separates great from good” Araminta Campbell’s craftsmanship and ethos are perfectly placed for the weeklong celebration.
Partnering with iconic luxury retailer Fortnum & Mason, you will discover the expertise and skill required to craft their handwoven herlooms, including their renowned SIGNATURE collection, as you watch open live handweaving demonstrations with their Head Handweaver. Located on the second floor of F&M’s Piccadilly store, attendees have the opportunity to discover the exceptional craftsmanship of the makers whilst exploring the finished pieces.
Showcasing their highly regarded SIGNATURE collection for the weeklong programme, it is the first time the collection has been available in London. Ordinarily residing in their Scottish atelier, and available to browse by private appointment only, London Craft Week provides the opportunity to peruse the exclusive collection.
Surround yourself with the finest Scottish textiles as you learn first-hand the skills and techniques involved in creating exceptional handwoven textiles.
Discover the world of Scottish textiles and Araminta Campbell on the second floor, Fortnum & Mason’s, Piccadilly Monday 9th – Sunday 15th May.
Live handweaving will take place on Tuesday 10th and Wednesday 11th May between 10:00 and 16:00. No booking necessary.
Discover more at Londoncraftweek.com