Oriel Myrddin Gallery

Oriel Myrddin Gallery
Church Lane, Carmarthen, Dyfed, SA31 1LH
  • Telephone 01267 222775
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  • Website www.orielmyrddingallery.co.uk
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A Darker Thread

Wales has a much celebrated tradition of creating both utilitarian and decorative textiles of distinctive design. From power-loomed blankets to hand-stitched quilts, textiles are a key part of Welsh visual culture and history. Whilst 'A Darker Thread' takes this heritage as its starting point, twelve contemporary artists…

Tue 22 Aug

Free / 01267 222775

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Wed 23 Aug

Free / 01267 222775

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Thu 24 Aug

Free / 01267 222775

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 50 more dates until 21 Oct

A Darker Thread: Curator’s Talk by Laura Thomas

Talk by curator and artist Laura Thomas.

Sat 9 Sep

Free / 01267 222775

  • 15:00 – 16:00

Featured Maker: Stephen Hughes

Work by textile artist.

Tue 22 Aug

Free / 01267 222775

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Wed 23 Aug

Free / 01267 222775

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Thu 24 Aug

Free / 01267 222775

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 50 more dates until 21 Oct

Make and Do Workshop

A series of workshops to help kids practise block printing and mending as well as making tote bags, wind socks and more.

Tue 22 Aug

£3 (Children £2) / 01267 222775

Make and mend: bring your torn, worn out things, anything as long as it’s made out of fabric.

  • 11:00 – 15:00

Wed 23 Aug

£5 / 01267 222775

Make and mend: bring an item of clothing in need of repair and create a beautiful visible mend exploring ways of making a feature out of a flaw.

  • 11:00 – 13:00

Make And Do Workshop: Make Do And Mend

Drop in family workshop, open to all Adults £3 Children £2 Bring your torn, worn out things, anything as long as it's made out of fabric, and find ways to creatively mend with Carys (Wench) Hedd.

Tue 22 Aug

£3 (Children £2) / 01267 222775

  • 11:00 – 15:00

Make And Do Workshop: Make Do And Mend

Suitable for 8 years and over Please book in advance £5 Bring an item of clothing in need of repair and create a beautiful visible mend exploring ways of making a feature out of a flaw.

Wed 23 Aug

£5 / 01267 222775

  • 11:00 – 13:00

Makers Market

A winter exhibition showcasing work from across the UK. Booking is essential.

Sat 28 Oct

Free / 01267 222775

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Mon 30 Oct

Free / 01267 222775

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Tue 31 Oct

Free / 01267 222775

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 52 more dates until 30 Dec

Makers Market 2017

We invite some of the best individual makers, designers and artists from Wales and across the UK to join us for our winter exhibition. Our 2017 Makers Market features beautifully crafted and carefully selected ceramics, textiles, clothing, wood and leather as well as small local food producers.

Sat 28 Oct

Free / 01267 222775

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Mon 30 Oct

Free / 01267 222775

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Tue 31 Oct

Free / 01267 222775

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 52 more dates until 30 Dec

Oriel Myrddin Book Club

Kirsten Hinks Knight leads a discussion of Siri Hustvedt’s The Summer Without Men. Tea and cake is provided.

Thu 12 Oct

Free / 01267 222775

  • 18:00 – 19:30

Oriel Myrddin: Gallery Talk By Angela Maddock

A Well Spun Yarn: Tales of ThreadWise Thinking Angela Maddock is a lecturer, researcher and maker who's work celebrates the tactile and explores the properties, qualities and tensions of emotional and physical intimacy. Maddock is a PhD by practice researcher in the School of Material at the Royal College of Art, where…

Sat 7 Oct

Free / 01267 222775

  • 10:00 – 16:00

Oriel Myrddin: Workshop With Angela Maddock

Filling Holes: A workshop on visible mending with thread Join lecturer, researcher and maker Angela Maddock for a practical workshop inspired by the processes and discoveries during her residency at the Florence Nightingale Faculty of Nursing and Midwifery at King's College, London. Participants are encouraged to bring…

Sat 7 Oct

£25 / 01267 222775

  • 13:00 – 16:00

Sketchbook Walk: With Julia Griffiths Jones

Explore the Welsh Quilt Centre with Oriel Myrddin Gallery. Julia Griffiths Jones' will draw on her work inspired by textiles created domestically by women and by folk art traditions to lead the session in this amazing museum and gallery dedicated to quilts and quilting. Meet and finish at The Quilt Centre, Lampeter Town…

Sat 9 Sep

Free / 01267 222775

  • 11:00 – 13:00

Weaving Wales: Gallery Talk By Branwen Davies

Where once there were hundreds of working woollen mills in Wales, today only a handful remain. Those that do still run, however, continue a centuries old tradition, producing quality woollen products, from carthenni to shawls to rugs. In her recently published book, Melinau Gwlan - Woollen Mills of Wales, Branwen Davies…

Sat 9 Sep

Free / 01267 222775

  • 11:00

Sat 23 Sep

Free / 01267 222775

  • 11:00 – 12:00

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