Damask Weaving (linen)

Research output: Other contribution


White advocated Damask Weaving (linen) to be placed on The Radcliffe Red List Of Endangered Crafts.The craft of Damask Linen Handloom Weaving was included in 'Ten Years In The Making', HCA 2019 edition. Having wrote the compilation of the historiography of damask weaving (linen) within the U.K. Alongside detailing its sub crafts and local forms White addressed the issues affecting the viability of the craft and signposted supporting organisations.
Crafts classified in this section are those at serious risk of no longer being practised. They may include crafts with a shrinking base of craftspeople, crafts with limited training opportunities, crafts with low financial viability, or where there is no mechanism to pass on the skills and knowledge.
Original languageEnglish
TypeThe Heritage Crafts Association
Media of outputBlog Post
PublisherThe heritage Crafts Association
Number of pages1
Place of PublicationCambridge Precision
VolumeTen Years In The Making
Publication statusAccepted/In press - 9 Mar 2019

Publication series

NameRed List Of Endangered Crafts
PublisherThe Heritage Crafts Association


  • Damask Weaving, Critically Endangered Craft


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