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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

Precious Waste

14 May 2017
Solo exhibition 'Precious Waste' now on at Cesta Republica in Madrid until 8 June 2017.

Weaving Ghosts

14 Aug 2016
Solo exhibition which opened in Shetland and is now touring in Norway. It has been to Halsnoy Kloster and Sunnhordland Museum and is now moving on to Herdler Museum where it will open on the 30th August 2017.

Weaving Ghosts Tour

17 Nov 2017
Following on from its fourth showing at Herdla Museum in Norway, Weaving Ghosts moves to An Lanntair on the Isle of Lewis 16 January to 28 February 2018. The show is evolving as it tours and is available for other venues.

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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