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Lois Walpole

Basketmaker and Artist

Yell, Shetland
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Focus

Baskets, art, sustainable

Pricing

£15 — £3000

About

Trained in sculpture, basket making and product design, I am a designer and maker of, baskets, furniture, and art works. These artefacts combine the techniques and often the forms of basketry with the detritus of consumerism and the natural materials of my immediate environment.

News

Weaving Ghosts Tour

19 Jan 2018
Following on from its fourth showing at Herdla Museum in Norway, Weaving Ghosts moves to An Lanntair on the Isle of Lewis 19 January to 3 March 2018. The show is evolving as it tours and is available for other venues.

Weaving Ghosts

14 Aug 2016
Solo exhibition which opened in Shetland and toured to three venues in Norway. Returning to Scotland January 2018 where it opens at An Lanntair 19 January with lots of new work.

Available for commissions

Yes

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Portfolio

Weaving Ghosts

Disciplines Basketry, Textiles, Conceptual
Materials Recycled, Organic Material

Fireworks

Disciplines Basketry, Metal work, Design, Furniture
Materials Metal

Daks

Disciplines Basketry, Design
Materials Leather, Metal, Textiles
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