The Bearwood Tapestry
Designed and put together by textile artist Maria Wigley, made by a hundred stitching volunteers.
Can you spot your panel?
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Caroline Jariwala
Caroline Jariwala

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Rosemary
Rosemary

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victoria
victoria

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Caroline Jariwala
Caroline Jariwala

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What is the Bearwood Tapestry 2021?

We Are Bearwood with the help of Bearwood Community Hub and support from Creative Black Country embroidered a Bearwood Tapestry. A hundred volunteers received a kit designed and created by textile artist Maria Wigley, which contained everything they needed, including printed instructions, to stitch a small panel on a theme of nature which was so important to us during lockdown.

Maria then combined each panel to form a hanging which is now displayed in the new Bearwood Community Hub.

You can drop in and see the tapestry any Monday or Wednesday afternoon.

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