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About Tapestry

What is a Tapestry

Each ATW tapestry is unique and hand-woven by a team of specialist weavers in our South Melbourne studio. Discover how our tapestries are woven and what makes them special.
Colour Laboratory

Dye Lab

All of our tapestries are created from wool and cotton yarn that is dyed in our bespoke Dye Lab by Master Dyer Tony Stefanovski and Dye Lab Assistant Heather Thomas.
Parliament House

History of the ATW

Since its establishment in 1976, the Australian Tapestry Workshop has built a worldwide reputation for the creation of contemporary tapestries in collaboration with living artists and architects. Find out more about our history.
Justin Hill and Karlie Hawking.


Frequently Asked Questions: Can I visit the ATW? Can I purchase your yarn? Can I commission or purchase your tapestries? Can I learn to weave?