Double Carthen necklace

  • Exhibition: General Exhibition 2024
  • Description of your entry: Weaving is part of my family history and I have been learning the weave myself. This necklace is inspired by a visit to The National Woollen Museum of Wales and double cloth the technique used to create Welsh blankets or Carthen. Layers of sifting and stencils on copper create the flecked nature of handwoven cloth.
  • Dimensions (cm): 9cm x 6cm
  • Techniques: Stencils (including riso screens)
  • Main base material: Copper
  • Type of item: Necklace
  • Name of maker: Kathryn Willis
  • Link to further information: https://www.instagram.com/kwillisjewellery