Weaving Waste

Weaving Waste

Event schedule details

Monday 11 October

17.00-18.00

Event location details

Free online event

Get creative with the contents of your recycling bin and discover some of the surprising ways new life is brought to waste materials by artists and engineers.

Be inventive in weaving together material from your old clothes and the contents of your recycling bin in this fun, hands-on online workshop. Artist Gayle Chong Kwan, materials scientist Dr Elena Dieckmann, and Yona Lesger from the V&A Museum will help you discover and explore surprising ways new life is brought to waste materials.  

Materials you’ll need: 

  • Scissors 
  • Two plastic milk bottles 
  • Old clothes cut into long 1cm thin strips or thinner 

Register now for free 

Event categories

  • Family with 12+
  • Family with 7+
  • Workshop
Weaving Waste