Lynn Gray Ross

Scottish Weaver and Knitter

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Arran Mountain 2016 Wee Weaving 1 (Silk, Wool/Alpaca, Seaweed Yarn)/

Wee Weaving 1

Rocks On the Shore 2015 Wee Weaving 2 (Silk, Wool/Alpaca, Seaweed Yarn)

WEE WEAVING 2

Sea Piece 2 2016 Wee Weaving 3 (natural dyed wool, recycled sari silk)

WEE WEAVING 3

Sea Spray 2016 Wee Weaving 4 (natural dyed wool, recycled sari silk)

WEE WEAVING 4

Album Cover 2015 Wee Weaving 5 (Tussah Silk Handspun, Alpaca/Wool, Birch Bark)

WEE WEAVING 6

Author of

Handweaving the Basics

to order from Bloomsbury UK

International expert in

Hand Weaving

Knitting

Spinning

Natural Dyeing

More about Lynn in this interview from “Spin Artiste”.

Silverbirch Workshop Archives

This page documents the archives from Silverbirch Spinning and Weaving Workshop which was set up by Lynn Gray Ross in Whiting Bay, Isle of Arran in 1975 and operated until 1996. The purpose of the workshop was to produce clothing and household textiles using traditional methods of handspinning, weaving and natural dyeing.

writer and storyteller

Pearls and Oysters

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Island Weaver & Knitter

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Lawrence McBride: Life of an Arran Fisherman, 1983

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Based on interviews with one of Arran’s last remaining herring fisherman - soon to be reprinted as an e-book.

Lynn’s weavings are on the Gallery page to inspire you. You can read the thoughts and ideas that went into each work, combining Lynn’s textile techniques with inspiration from her travels and the Isle of Arran where she lives.

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