YARNING

In October 2012 Trevor Pitt embarked on his YARNING project by taking a road trip across the UK to document personal histories of crafting with yarn.

 

The road trip will inspire the devising of a new performance piece that will premiere in 2015 at mac Birmingham as part of a season curated by Craftspace that explores craft through its history and story located in everyday lives.

 

Host Venues

18 Oct             The Lighthouse, Glasgow

19 Oct             University of Glasgow

20 Oct             Shipley Art Gallery, Newcastle Gateshead

22Oct              The Wool Clip, Cumbria

 

Feb  Knowle West Media Centre, Bristol

Feb Stitch and Make Studio, Northampton

 

In collaboration with theatre producer Pippa Frith, Trevor will develop the recorded stories to create a piece that can be readily toured and performed in a variety of spaces, including; theatres, art centres and community venues.