• Elaine Wilson

Elaine Wilson is a Weaver and Rug Tufter at Dovecot Studios. 

Elaine graduated from Edinburgh College of Art in 2000 with a BA (Hons) in Painting before continuing her studies with Stitched Textiles and Fashion Design at Edinburgh Telford College. She later earned a Master’s qualification from Queen Margaret University in Cultural and Creative Enterprise. 

In 2017, Elaine joined Dovecot Studios as an Apprentice Weaver and has since joined the Dovecot team as a Weaver and Rug Tufter upon completing her apprenticeship. Elaine has worked on numerous projects, including 'Sea View' tapestry by JMW Turner, ‘Sharing A Warp’ with Archie Brennan and ‘Hearth Rug, Gathered Gold Light’ with Garry Fabian Miller. 


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