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About LaHave Weaving Studio


Lesley Armstrong is the owner of LaHave Weaving Studio.  Lesley first studiedDoor at Sagrada Familia, Barcelona.
Armstrong Textiles.Door at Sagrada Familia, Barcelona. Armstrong Textiles.

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. 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). 


With great excitement Lesley re-commenced
the weaving and textiles

workshops that she used to hold at LaHave Bakery (a favourite spot); we are

now situated in a building owned by  Lunenburg Foundry in
Lunenburg, Nova

Scotia.  The second floor of the old Foundry Garage underwent a

transformation in 2017 and there are more changes to come--drop in and find

out what we've done to the space and check out what we're doing in the Studio.


See you this summer! 




 Join us for Textile Conversations in the summer of 2018.