Araminta Campbell makes woven textiles, specialising in bespoke tweed. She also produces one-off alpaca scarves, shawls, blankets and tweeds.
Verified by Make Works Scotland July 2013
Specialising in tweed, tartan and woven products, Araminta Campbell works closely with each client to create a unique and personal design. Production is all based in Scotland and can incorporate specialist finishes and diversified offerings such as throws, cushions and carpeting. Araminta also has a bespoke handwoven alpaca service allowing clients to either select from her current stock or order a new design. She can take commissions from breeders of alpacas to have their own fleece woven into high quality one-off items.
|Turnaround Time||12 weeks|
|Production Access||By appointment|
|File Types||CADs and Mood Boards|
MaterialsWool Tweed Alpaca Wool
ProcessesWeaving Hand Weaving Cornely Machine Working
Machines24-shaft George Wood Dobby Floor Loom 16-shaft George Wood Dobby Floor Loom 4 Shaft Table Top Loom 26" Cornely Machine
Video: Make Works visits Araminta Campbell in Edinburgh
Having graduated from Manchester School of Art in 2011 with a degree in Embroidery, Araminta has been working with woven and embroidered textiles to create a range of outcomes from artworks, one-off wearable items to bespoke tweed design. Inspired by Scotland and its traditional textile techniques, Araminta Campbell pairs the best of Scottish craftsmanship with a refined luxury aesthetic.
Contact Araminta Campbell
Designer and Weaver
2F2 The Biscuit Factory
4 - 6 Anderson Place