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December 2017

Film Night: Breathless

December 12 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
The Huguenot Museum, 95 High Street
Rochester, Kent ME1 1LX United Kingdom
£4.00 - £6.50

Finish the Rochester Film Society season with mince pies and this classic French film telling the story of a wandering criminal and his American girlfriend. Have a look around the Museum galleries beforehand with admission included in the ticket price. Doors open 7pm, film starts 7:30pm Adults £6.50, concessions £4   Powered by Eventbrite

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Story Time

December 14 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
The Huguenot Museum, 95 High Street
Rochester, Kent ME1 1LX United Kingdom
£2.00

Join us throughout the year for Story Time. There are books, colouring, toys and fun each week. Refreshments for adults and children. All ages welcome. £2.00 additional children 50p each, adults free.

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January 2018

Colour & Stripe Workshop with Margo Selby

January 20, 2018 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
The Huguenot Museum, 95 High Street
Rochester, Kent ME1 1LX United Kingdom
£20.00

This workshop is a yarn winding workshop which explores stripe, colour, palette and proportion. Suitable for anyone interested in either textile design or colour, this workshop is designed to help develop a confident instinctive approach to colour with the support of some basic theory. Please note this event takes place in Rochester Art Gallery which is on the ground floor of the Visitor Information Centre but is being booked through the Huguenot Museum. To book please click here or call…

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Talk by Margo Selby

January 20, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
The Huguenot Museum, 95 High Street
Rochester, Kent ME1 1LX United Kingdom
£8.00

Margo Selby will talk about her career as a woven textile designer and artist, about the growth of her woven textiles brand alongside her art practice and how these two very different sides of her work complement each other. Margo will give some insight into her commercial collaborations with partners including Osborne and Little, John Lewis and Transport for London. She will also talk about the connection her artworks have with Huguenot weaving, as well as the creative and technical processes behind…

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February 2018

Talk by Olivia Horsfall Turner: Pattern-drawing and silk-weaving: decoding the designs of the ‘late ingenious Mr Leman’

February 3, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
The Huguenot Museum, 95 High Street
Rochester, Kent ME1 1LX United Kingdom
£8.00

Olivia Horsfall Turner, Senior Curator of Designs at the Victoria & Albert Museum, explores the extraordinary work of Huguenot master weaver, James Leman, who worked in Spitalfields in the early 18th century. A large number of his designs, which transformed English silk design, survive in the V&A collection. Dr Olivia Horsfall Turner curates the Museum’s collection of design drawings and models. After studying at Cambridge, Yale and UCL, she worked as an Architectural Investigator at English Heritage and as an…

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Family weaving workshop with Ann Bowdler

February 14, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
The Huguenot Museum, 95 High Street
Rochester, Kent ME1 1LX United Kingdom
£1

Join Ann Bowdler for a fun interactive workshop exploring a whole range of weaving techniques. This is a drop in session and is £1 per child. Click here to book or call the museum on 01634 789347.

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Family weaving workshop with Ann Bowdler

February 15, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
The Huguenot Museum, 95 High Street
Rochester, Kent ME1 1LX United Kingdom
£1

Join Ann Bowdler for a fun interactive workshop exploring a whole range of weaving techniques. This is a drop in session and is £1 per child. Click here to book or call the museum on 01634 789347.  

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Two Day Weaving Workshop with Margo Selby

February 16, 2018 @ 9:45 am - February 17, 2018 @ 5:00 pm
The Huguenot Museum, 95 High Street
Rochester, Kent ME1 1LX United Kingdom
£160.00

This workshop is suitable for all levels from complete beginners through to advance weavers who may want to look at their work with a fresh approach or learn a new technique. This weaving workshop is designed to build confidence and freedom when working on a hand-loom, to mix yarn and colour in creative combinations. Warped looms and weft yarns are provided. Click here to book. These spaces have now sold out. We have additional places for people with their own loom,…

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