In Conversation with Deirdre Dyson

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In Conversation with Deirdre Dyson and Adrian Tinniswood

Join artist and carpet designer Deirdre Dyson In Conversation with Adrian Tinniswood to discover the inspirations behind her magnificent carpets, and the processes involved in translating her painted designs into woven form. The evening will reveal how an engagement with the natural world, materials and techniques, in addition to long-standing relationships with Nepalese communities, combine to produce carpets of exceptional quality and content.

Deirdre Dyson trained at the Byam Shaw School of Fine Art for 2 years in fine art and Wimbledon College of Art for the 3 year diploma in graphics and illustration, and is a practising fine artist and carpet designer. Adrian Tinniswood is an author, historian, lecturer and broadcaster and a Trustee of the Holburne Museum.