Judith Feakin

Judith Feakin

Testimonial Judith Feakin Lower Hutt, New Zealand ; “My highlight was the Muslin weaving. A chance to see a villager spin the cotton that fine …” Here are my random thoughts. Overall, I thought the balance of textiles activities and other activities was...
Joy Dodds

Joy Dodds

Testimonial Joy Dodds NSW, Australia ; “I found the people to be so beautiful – in each of the geographical areas – both men & women had beautiful faces…” As you know, Joji, I loved our TOT19 tour! As a weaver & occasional dyer, embroiderer, sewer – I...
Handmade with the heart

Handmade with the heart

Handmade with the heart Talks & Presentations review | textiles ; Review Written by Anna Smith for Friends of Te Papa Published on 10 Oct 2019 In their third presentation, ‘Old is New’, in the Friends’ Indian Textiles series, Shani Pillai and Joji Jacob took us on...
Indian Textiles: Sari to Sarong

Indian Textiles: Sari to Sarong

Indian Textiles: Sari to Sarong Talks & Presentations review | textiles ; Review Written by Dorothy Corry for Friends of Te Papa Published on 10 Oct 2019 The Double Ikat is the most difficult style to accomplish and the most expensive and time consuming. An...
Indigo – the colour of the sky and sea

Indigo – the colour of the sky and sea

Indigo – the colour of the sky and sea Talks & Presentations review | textiles ; Review Written by Sharon Taylor-Offord for Friends of Te Papa Published on 10 Oct 2019 Shani and Joji like to support the revival of Indigo by socially and environmentally conscious...