How do you describe your Gallery?:
Situated in the heart of historic Ledbury, Weavers Gallery hosts a varied programme of exhibitions by local artists and makers.
Do you specialise in any particular artform or craft?:
The gallery shows a wide variety of 2D and 3D art and crafts, with a particular emphasis on showcasing textile art.
What's important to you when you choose whose work to exhibit and sell?:
Supporting creativity in the local community plus artists from across the West Midlands.
What's coming up this year?:
A varied programme of weekly exhibitions from May till Christmas Ledbury Poetry Festival exhibition 27 June - 7 July 'A Female Perspective' - Textile art inspired by female poets h.Art exhibition 7-15 September The Ledbury Makers - An exciting collaboration of artists showing an eclectic range of work in textiles, painting, printing and paper art.
Your notable exhibitions in the last few years:
Each year in early July, the gallery hosts an exhibition as part of the Ledbury Poetry Festival, linking textile art to the written word.
Who are the Artists you show on a regular basis:
Local groups - Ledbury Art Society, Artistree, Hereford Painting Club, Ledbury BookArts. Textile groups - Calamanco, Fusion 16, Mostly Felt, Stitch in the Middle, Ledbury Makers. Artists - Gilly Hancock, Eric Bottomley, Joanna Dixon, Sue Embrey, Angie Hughes, Caroline Owen-Thomas, Chris Sinden.