Features

We can’t wait to bring you a whole host of exciting features, demonstrations and guilds as part of our Birmingham show. Here is a summary of what you will be able to find!

Inkberrow Design Studio

City & Guilds Fashion & Textiles independent college, offering a New Online learning platform of blended learning, with a timetable that suits you, start with …
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CarolAnn J Allan

CarolAnn, an artist/educator specialising in hand embroidery based in Yorkshire. She also teaches EPP, Stitched Shibori & Eco Printing. Her practice explores the importance of …
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Kerry Mosley

Woven Explorations: A new body of work exploring weave through the use of traditional and non-traditional materials. Kerry will be demonstrating the basic techniques she …
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Traverse Textile Group

Traverse is a group of textile artists, working with varied styles, mediums and techniques. Our name evolved from looking or moving sideways, finding different perspectives, …
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Bex Raven

Bex works within the fields of craft, wellbeing and the environment to bring balance to both ourselves and the world. Her work encourages everyone to …
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Stacey Chapman

Stacey Chapman – Art Sea Craft Sea demonstrates the creation of Vintage Hollywood inspired, textile fashion illustrations with upcycled vintage fabrics featuring simplified portraits. Visit …
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TOC H Banners

To celebrate 100 years of being a charity in this country the National Needlework Archive has conserved over twenty of the extensive collection of Toc …
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Eau Brink Studio

Eau Brink Studio is a modern light filled studio near Tilney All Saints, Norfolk where you can enjoy friendly textile led workshops, run by experienced …
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Wendy Dolan

Wendy is a Sussex based textile artist and tutor. Inspired by the landscape, natural forms and architecture she combines techniques, creating richly textured surfaces. Author …
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The Textile Stage

Join some of the UK’s leading textile tutors and experts for a selection of FREE talks and demonstrations showcasing their knowledge and creative journey’s, with …
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Stitching Workhops

A selection of textile/stitching workshops, available to pre-book online; make sure that you secure yourself a place on these popular sessions… More information coming soon!
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Nolitex

Nolitex is a group of textile artist and mixed media artists. ‘Rooted in the Wood’ is a new exhibition showing members’ individual responses to their …
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Tina Francis

Hand stitch with a modern twist. Tina Francis brings fun, colour and design pizazz to stitch kits featuring bargello, tapestry needlepoint and canvas work. Author …
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Granary Studio

Small inspirational classes with experienced tutors is their speciality. The Granary Studio offers a broad range of classes, with currently thirteen visiting tutors. The studio …
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Student Competition: Re-Sewn Fashion

Calling all budding fashion designers, the ICHF Events annual Schools Fashion Design Competition is open for entries! The theme for this year’s competition is ‘Re-sewn Fashion’. …
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Maria Thomas

Maria Thomas is an alternative quilter capturing the moment making and teaching textiles in Warwickshire. On her stand she will exhibit recent work from her …
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Rachel Singleton

Mixed media and textile artist. Working with layered fabrics, papers and media to create complex surfaces and one-off pieces or small series. Inspiration is taken …
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Stitch Together Studio

Textile tutor Maria Thomas and the Stitch Together Studio present ‘A Group Gathering’ – a display of mixed media embroidered textile art. Works include individual …
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Creativity Of The Catwalk

See innovative students’ creations paraded in our daily catwalk shows, along with exciting collections from exhibitors. Friday lunchtime our catwalk hosts the final of this …
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Lorna Bateman

Lorna Bateman is a designer of creative and textured, hand embroidery kits, curated and designed for stitchers of all levels. She is also the author …
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Amanda Hislop

Observation, imagination and inspiration inform Amanda’s evocative response to land sea sky and trees; drawing is a key element in her work. She delivers calm, …
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Progression In Textiles

A group of like-minded Textile Artists getting together to encourage and support each other’s practice. Their aim is to explore their own work and exhibit …
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Tilly Rose

A mixed-media textile artist, designer, author and tutor based in the Cambridgeshire Fens. Tilly loves being able to breathe new life into something old and pre-loved, …
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Jessica Grady

Jessica Grady is a mixed media embroidery artist based in Leeds, West Yorkshire. Her colourful and creative works uses combinations of recycled materials to create …
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