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About LaHave Weaving Studio


Lesley Armstrong is the owner of LaHave Weaving Studio.  Lesley first studiedDoor at Sagrada Familia, Barcelona.
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weaving at the Nova Scotia College of Art & Design in Halifax, NS (B.F.A.), went

on to further studies at the Philadelphia College of Textiles & Science (now

Philadelphia University), and
then completed her M.A.in Art Education as well as

studying in the Fibre Dept. under Warren Seelig at The Philadelphia College of

Art (now University of the Arts).


Lesley returned to her native Nova Scotia where she operates
a weaving

business
, Armstrong Textiles, focusing on fashions and interior furnishings, and

taught as Regular Part-time faculty in the Textiles/Fashion Department at NSCAD

U in Halifax, NS
(1983-2016). 


Lesley re-commenced
the weaving and textiles workshops that she used to hold

at LaHave Bakery (a favourite spot).  The LaHave Weaving Studio is now situated

in a building owned by Lunenburg Foundry in
Lunenburg, Nova Scotia.  Lesley

and friends renovated the second floor of the old Foundry Garage in 2017--drop

in and see the Studio which has a great view of Lunenburg Harbour and see

what's going on.  We hope to see you this summer! 




 Join us for Textile Conversations in the summer of 2019.