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Declaration of Arbroath Tapestry

Designer/artist

Opened August 2021

Arbroath Abbey Visitors Centre

Frame designed and constructed by Angus Ross

Historic Environment Scotland

Opened in August 2021 in the new visitors centre at Arbroath Abbey. Stitched by 9 stitchers from an Arbroath stitchers

group, Frame created by Angus Ross. To celebrate the 700th anniversary of a key document in Scottish history.

The project was led by Linda Walker and the stitchers, supported by many in the community including Hospitalfield.

https://www.angusross.co.uk/journal/arbroath-tapestry-collaboration

https://www.historicenvironment.scot/about-us/news/declaration-of-arbroaths-story-retold-through-new-exhibition/

Documentary featuring Tapestry

https://vimeo.com/401599947

Tapestry design and drawing copyright © Andrew Crummy