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David Cochrane

Master Weaver
0131 550 3660

David Cochrane is a Master Weaver at Dovecot. Initially undertaking a five year apprenticeship, David learned tapestry weaving traditions passed down through a direct line of weavers dating back to William Morris’s Studio at Merton Abbey. David has worked at Dovecot for over 32 years, and has been a guest weaver in many professional studios internationally including Paris, Germany, Canada, and Australia. David has worked on many prestigious commissions, including R. B. Kitaj tapestry for the British Library, and Victoria Crowe’s The Large Tree Group Tapestry which now hangs in the National Museum of Scotland.


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Gallery & Shop

Dovecot Studios is currently closed to the public in line with Government guidance. Please follow our website and social media for reopening information.

Usual Opening times:
Gallery & Shop
Mon-Sat: 10am-5pm

Tapestry Studio Viewing Balcony
Mon-Fri: 12-3pm
Sat: 10am-5pm


Pinks at Dovecot

From 7 January 2021
Fri-Sat: 10am-4pm

Offering takeaway options only