Reading Craft: Anatomy of a Tapestry
A discussion between master weaver Jean Pierre Larochette and his daughter, textile conservator Yadin Larochette on their new book, Anatomy of a Tapestry: Techniques, Materials, & Care.
“The history, legacy, and boundless creativity of weavers over the centuries is the base in this helpful guide for both new weavers, seasoned tapestry artists and enthusiasts. Tapestry weaving is an art form that has been around since antiquity and these insights from renowned artist Jean Pierre Larochette offer 30 traditional techniques built upon weavers’ centuries of work….Expert Yadin Larochette shares theories and approaches to conservation, including new scientific research to help in the much-needed task of preserving these treasures of human creativity for centuries to come.”
The book is available for purchase directly from Schiffer Publishing or your preferred bookseller.
Live-streamed OCTOBER 15, 2020.