Dovecot Studios will re-open on 26 April! Read more

  • Selected 2015: Jode Pankhurst #TakerMaker meets Ben the Apprentice Weaver (Online Event)

Selected 2015 maker, Jode Pankhurst and Dovecot Apprentice Weaver Ben Hymers will meet and discuss their studio practice and making. Focusing on the collection on view in the exhibition, Jode will describe to Ben how the pieces were made. In return Ben will invite Jode to view his current Apprentice piece ‘Penelope’ and explain the story behind the tapestry.

You can watch and listen to Jode and Ben’s conversation online via Periscope @DovecotStudios on Twitter. Feel free to add to the discussion by using the hashtag #TakerMaker.

Throughout the exhibition Selected 2015 + Dovecot Selects, makers will take over Dovecot. Follow #TakerMaker to find out more about their processes, materials and inspiration.


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Gallery & Shop

Dovecot Studios will reopen to the public on Monday 26 April 2021

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

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


Pinks at Dovecot

Mon-Sat: 10am-4pm