The Material Girls 'Studio in action'

The Material Girls, textile artists based in Essex and London, created a temporary studio in the Hayloft at Rainham Hall during February 2016.

The Material Girls have been exhibiting together for over a decade. Revelling in their differences, this talented group strives to present the very best of technique and concept to create awareness of the wonderful diversity of textile art. 

Rainham Hall was delighted to hostThe Material Girls temporary 'Studio in action' from 17-28 February 2016, which opened Wednesdays to Sundays 11am-3pm in the Hayloft (above the Stables Cafe). They exhibited work inspired the life and times of merchant Captain John Harle (1688-1742), the first inhabitant of Rainham Hall.

Admission to the 'Studio in action' was free and the artists were in attendance to talk about their work.