Turtle Jacket embroidered by ELTA participants, designed and made by Sonia Tuttiett and photographed by Frederic Landes
ELTA moves to School 360
This term we have begun our residency
at School 360, Sugar House Island,
Stratford E15 2RB
with funding from
Awards for All and Local Connections Fund
to teach classes:
Children's crafts (4 - 5 year olds )
3.30 - 5 pm Tuesdays
Adult Textiles: Rag rug making and other textile techniques
9 - 11.30 am Fridays
Adults with learning disabilities,
Stratford Library on 1- 3 pm Tuesdays
for more information go to ABOUT page.
ALL CLASSES ARE FREE OF CHARGE
East London Textile Arts (ELTA) is a collective running participatory textile projects in Newham, East London. We work with diverse groups of all abilities on a long term developmental basis building a wide range of skills within communities.
We create striking artworks and sell our cards, decorated papers and printed fabrics at open days and craft shops in East London. We work with adults with learning disabilities, and we collaborate with visiting artists while training unemployed young people.
Information about weekly classes can be found here. All are welcome, from beginners to highly skilled.
Come to in-person classes
10.30 - 1 pm
Little Ilford Baptist Church,
Sheringham Avenue E12 5PA
River Roding Project
To join phone 07985993191
or email firstname.lastname@example.org
We look forward to seeing you!
ELTA Open Day
at The Art Workers Guild
6 Queens Square. London WC1 3AT
come and join a day of
Embroidery and Textiles
11 - 3 pm 27 October
book a place email 0798 599 3191
27 October 7 pm
Three Guild exhibitions:
Paintings by Edmund Fairfax-Lucy,
Glass engraving by Josephine Harris Costumes and Textiles: Kalila wa Dimna,
by East London Textile Arts