Crafts

Walker, Audrey (15 of 15) National Life Stories Collection: Crafts' Lives

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:14:50

  • Shelf mark

    C960/30

  • Subjects

    Textiles

  • Recording date

    2004-09-01, 2004-09-02

  • Recording locations

    interviewee's home, Pembrokeshire

  • Interviewees

    Walker, Audrey, 1928- (speaker, female)

  • Interviewers

    Hughes, Hawksmoor (speaker, female)

  • Abstract

    Part 15: Tape 8 (F15808) Side B: Description of AW's ideas for future work. Description of mother's kit embroideries for her bottom drawer, remarks on mother's obedience to her evening class teacher. Description of judging for the National Eisteddfod of Wales, remarks on the political aspect of some work. Description of AW's project with local women celebrating the last invasion of the mainland Britain, 1797, remarks on fund raising to build a gallery to display the tapestry. Comments on enjoying organising things. Remarks on AW aiming to make things in the best way she can.

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