The Bothy

A space in Cirencester for community, arts, and events. 

‘The Bothy’ is a creative, flexible event space use in a variety of inspiring ways.  Neighbours, charities, community groups and artists are all welcome to use the bright and spacious room for such things as classes, talks, meetings, workshops, drop-in sessions and small scale events and exhibitions.


Rebecca Connolly

A woven textile designer and hand-weaver. 

A graduate of Bath School of Art & Design and a Licentiate of The Society of Designer Craftsmen. 

Working in British Wool, she designs and weaves unique cloth for a diverse range of applications, she loves experimental projects and collaborations. 

Wool with provenance and designing for the fleece characteristics from different sheep breeds using natural dye colours is her passion. 

She teaches weaving and natural dyeing on the Cotswolds AONB Rural Skills program and for Bath Spa University. 

Students can attend day workshops in both weaving and natural dyeing, or be tutored individually in the studio at the Tallet. 

Course dates and open studio events will be published as available.

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