Bookable Workshops
The Creative Craft Show

Bookable Workshops

Online sales are now closed. Remaining tickets will be on sale from the Organisers’ Office at the show.

Note: Please arrive at the Creative Den 5-minutes before your workshop starts; this is located at the end of aisle A.

Creative Den Workshops

11.00AM USING FAIR ISLE CONFIDENTLY TO BE CREATIVE AND HAVE FUN

with Monica Russel

Fair Isle patterns are great for colour work. In this workshop you will learn how to change yarn colours confidently, read charts and chose colours to blend or contrast to add interest to your projects. We will discuss suitable projects for you to make using colour work. Suitable for those who can cast on and off, knit and purl.

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11.00AM DEVELOPING SKILLS IN KNITTING SIMPLE LACE

with Monica Russel

This workshop will give you the opportunity to develop your techniques and confidence in lace knitting and give you ideas to make your own snood or scarf. You will also be given guidance of how to rectify errors when knitting lace. Suitable for those who can cast on and off, knit and purl.

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12.15PM VINTAGE STYLE EMBROIDERY HEART SACHETS

with Helen McKenna

Under the expert guidance of textile artist Helen McKenna, create your own vintage style hanging lavender sachet, using beautiful wool felt and a few basic embroidery stitches. Suitable for beginners.

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1.30PM INTRODUCTION TO PAPERCUTTING

with Jay Raven

Come and create your own papercut artwork or card with award winning stencil artist Jay Raven. You will learn how to cut a design using bridges and delicate detail and emphasise it with coloured overlay. Not suitable for children, over 16’s only.

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2.45PM WABI SABI STITCHED PICTURES

with Bex Raven

In this workshop you will use a variety of fabrics and stitches to create a textile collage picture inspired by the Japanese art of Wabi Sabi. Suitable for beginners.

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