The Best Value VIP Around!

Treat yourself to the VIP experience at The Creative Craft and Sewing for Pleasure shows – You know you deserve it! Tickets include: fast track entry, shop and drop area, unlimited hot and cold drinks, and a sweet treat. PLUS the award-winning Craft Barn will be running exclusive Make & Take workshops for VIP ticket holders throughout the show.

Family History Federation

Visit the Family History Federation stand for help and advice regarding everything family history. Watch a demonstration, pick up a leaflet/freebie and/or sign-up for our free monthly newsletter. As the UK’s leading family history charity, they’re here to help!

The British Polymer Clay Guild

The British Polymer Clay Guild aims to promote the use of this amazing art medium. We welcome everyone from beginners to tutors and organise workshops and meetings online and across the UK.

South Midlands Area of NAFAS

The Association is an Educational Charity, aiming to promote the love and art of flower arranging. NAFAS promote and teach through workshops, demonstrations, competitions, Flower Festivals, clubs and Societies. NAFAS always welcome new members who want to learn the art of flower arranging.

Marquetry Society

The foremost organisation promoting the art and craft of Marquetry. They will be displaying a range of Marquetry pictures, from simple beginner’s work to award-winning examples. They will demonstrate the techniques used to make them and offer a free beginner’s course, at their club venue, to all show visitors.

Silvar Design

Silvar Design will be teaching a Make and Take workshops in the VIP area at the show. They also offer Jewellery making supplies and kits. Plus bead embroidery kits, Rhinestone art kits, mixed media and paper crafting supplies; all at fabulous prices.

The Craft Barn

The award-winning Craft Barn is situated in the picturesque Cotswold market town of Lechlade-on-Thames. Offering a wide range of craft workshops from mosaic making, stained glass, willow weaving and enamelling to crochet, embroidery, needle felting and calligraphy.

Tracey Spurgin

Senior Art Clay Instructor with 20+ years’ experience. Based at Craftworx Jewellery Workshops, East Yorkshire, teaching studio workshops and online as well as venues across UK and internationally. Tracey is also a guest designer on Jewellery Maker TV.

Rachel Warrillow

Designer-maker Rachel Warrillow, of Warrillow Studio will be demonstrating the wonderful world of quilling. Using colourful strips of paper, this papercraft is vibrant, fun and accessible. Rachel has her own creations, kits, in-person workshops and online video tutorials available.

Creative Den Workshops

A selection of crafting workshops, are available to pre-book online. To make sure that you secure yourself a place on these popular sessions… More information coming soon!