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Celebrating Dundee’s International Community

Indian Summer Celebration!Over the summer Verdant Works has been working closely with Dundee International Women’s Centre, exploring the links between India and the subcontinents and Dundee – via the jute industry in Dundee.Raw jute fibre was first imported into Britain in 1791 by the East India Company which traded in...
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New exhibition opens at Verdant Works

Verdant Works new exhibition gives a peek inside one of Dundee’s last surviving textile factories.An art exhibition at Verdant Works invites visitors to peek inside one of Dundee’s last surviving textile factories, the result of a six-month project by artist Nicola Wiltshire.Each work is painted in oil on waxed cotton...
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Spring Stories Project a big Success!

'Stories of Dundee - Fae Me Tay You’ - an Oral History project with a difference.This Spring at Verdant Works we’ve been recording and celebrating personal and local stories, traditions, poems and folk songs as told by Dundonians aged 60+. Lynne Campbell (Folk singer and Storyteller) and Anna Murray (Learning...
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The Great Tapestry of Scotland

The Great Tapestry of Scotland is set to return to Dundee, with dates announced today for a two-month exhibition of previously unseen panels at Verdant Works this Summer from 26 August – 22 October 2017A stunning record of Scotland’s history, created by over 1000 volunteer embroiderers, the Great Tapestry of...
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