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Afternoon Events: The Nettle Dress

01 AUGUST 2024 START TIME 01:00 PM DOORS OPEN 12:30 PM

    Description

    Textile artist Allan Brown spends seven years making a dress by hand from foraged stinging nettles, all picked on the South Downs near Brighton. This is ‘hedgerow couture’, the greenest of slow fashion. It’s also his medicine, the way he survives the death of his wife that left him and his four children bereft. Includes…

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    Textile artist Allan Brown spends seven years making a dress by hand from foraged stinging nettles, all picked on the South Downs near Brighton. This is ‘hedgerow couture’, the greenest of slow fashion. It’s also his medicine, the way he survives the death of his wife that left him and his four children bereft.

    Includes a prerecorded Q + A with director Dylan Howitt

    Creative Arts East

    Creative Arts East

    Creative Arts East

    01953713390

    Location

    Attleborough Town Hall

    Attleborough Town Council Queens Square Attleborough NR17 2AF

    Phone
    01953713390

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