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Lunchtime Tour | Andy Warhol: The Textiles

Lunchtime Tour | Andy Warhol: The Textiles

6 February 2024 to 16 May 2024
£12

Book onto one of our Lunchtime Tours for no additional cost, running every Tuesday and Thursday at 12pm.

Warhol After Hours SOLD OUT

Warhol After Hours SOLD OUT

28 February 2024 to 15 May 2024
£15.00

Sip a specially curated cocktail from the award-winning Holyrood Distillery on the spectacular weaving balcony, before enjoying a guided tour through the iconic Andy Warhol: The Textiles exhibition

Talking Tapestry at the V&A South Kensington

Talking Tapestry at the V&A South Kensington

8 March 2024
£10/£15

Join Dovecot Studios and the University of Edinburgh at V&A London on International Women’s Day for the preview of a new tapestry celebrating the first women to go to university in the UK.

Beira Fashion Show 2024 - The Edge Collection

Beira Fashion Show 2024 - The Edge Collection

9 March 2024
£20 (Includes Exhibition Entry)

Join us for a live fashion show by Scotland's sustainable luxury fashion brand, Beira.

Tapestry Weaving Experience Day

Tapestry Weaving Experience Day

16 March 2024
£120

Learn to weave in one of the world’s leading tapestry studios.

Andy Warhol: The Textiles Director's Tour

Andy Warhol: The Textiles Director's Tour

22 March 2024
£15

Join Dovecot Studios Director, Celia Joicey for an exclusive tour of Andy Warhol: The Textiles.

Online Tour - Andy Warhol: The Textiles

Online Tour - Andy Warhol: The Textiles

22 March 2024
£5
Online

Get the lowdown on our exhibition Andy Warhol: The Textiles with Dovecot Curator Ben Reiss.

Rug Tufting Experience Day

Rug Tufting Experience Day

23 March 2024
£165

Learn the basics of Rung tufting and design your own mini rug!

 Manx Log Cabin Quilting

Manx Log Cabin Quilting

23 March 2024
£55

Learn the art of Manx Log Cabin Quilting with artist Lucy Engels.

Wedding Open Evening

Wedding Open Evening

26 March 2024
RSVP today to attend our complimentary open evening!

Join us for an evening of wedding inspiration at the magnificent Dovecot Studios in Edinburgh.

 3D Beaded Embroidery Workshop

3D Beaded Embroidery Workshop

30 March 2024
£65

Learn hand-stitch techniques using thread, beads, sequins, and other materials.

Warhol Family Craft Morning

Warhol Family Craft Morning

5 April 2024 to 12 April 2024
Children Free

Enjoy a visit to Andy Warhol: The Textiles during our drop-in Family Craft Morning.

Andy Warhol and the Chemistry of Ice Cream

Andy Warhol and the Chemistry of Ice Cream

12 April 2024
£16 (Includes Exhibition Entry)

As part of this year's Edinburgh Science Festival, get the scoop on all things ice cream at Dovecot’s latest exhibition Andy Warhol: The Textiles with Mackie's of Scotland.

Portraits that Pop! Workshop - Paintbox School of Art

Portraits that Pop! Workshop - Paintbox School of Art

19 April 2024 to 20 April 2024
£199 (Includes Exhibition Entry)

Create your own Pop Art Portrait in the style of Warhol

Warhol Screen Printing Workshop with The Edinburgh Printmakers

Warhol Screen Printing Workshop with The Edinburgh Printmakers

4 May 2024
£35 - £40 (Includes Exhibition Entry)

Join The Edinburgh Printmakers for an introductory screen printing workshop

Japanese Boro Stitching Workshop

Japanese Boro Stitching Workshop

4 May 2024
£55

Enjoy a slow stitching workshop inspired by the Japanese Boro tradition of repeatedly mending fabrics.

Warhol Inspired Quilting Workshop

Warhol Inspired Quilting Workshop

11 May 2024
£95 (Includes Exhibition Entry)

Join us for this one-of-a-kind quilting workshop, inspired by the work of Andy Warhol

Past Exhibitions & Events

2 Day Warhol Inspired Monoprint Workshop - Paintbox School of Art

2 Day Warhol Inspired Monoprint Workshop - Paintbox School of Art

1 March 2024 to 2 March 2024
£199

Learn how to make a series of mixed media prints that explore colour, repeated image, and collage.

Paper Folding for Contemporary Design Workshop

Paper Folding for Contemporary Design Workshop

24 February 2024
£65

Create three spectacular pieces out of paper with designer and tutor Kate Colin.

Rug Tufting Experience Day

Rug Tufting Experience Day

21 February 2024
£165

Learn the basics of Rung tufting and design your own mini rug!

3D Tapestry Weaving Experience (2 Days)

3D Tapestry Weaving Experience (2 Days)

16 February 2024 to 17 February 2024
£199

Learn the art of 3D weaving in this two-day workshop.

SOLD OUT: 3D Stitch for Embroidery Workshop

SOLD OUT: 3D Stitch for Embroidery Workshop

10 February 2024
£65

Join us for an introduction to 3D hand embroidery and embellishment with designer and embroidery specialist, Chloe Patience.

Online Tour - Andy Warhol: The Textiles

Online Tour - Andy Warhol: The Textiles

8 February 2024
£5
Online

Can't visit in person? Join our online exhibition tour

Andy Warhol: The Textiles Exhibition Preview

Andy Warhol: The Textiles Exhibition Preview

25 January 2024
£15

Be the first to see Andy Warhol: The Textiles, the first exhibition in Scotland exclusively dedicated to the commercial textile designs of pop artist and icon Andy Warhol, before it opens to the public.

SOLD OUT: Rug Tufting Experience Day

SOLD OUT: Rug Tufting Experience Day

20 January 2024
£165.00

In this workshop, you will get to grips with the basics of gun tufting and make your own rug.

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