Grans On The Make

Get creative with the Grans’ ever-popular drop-in needle felting and candle rolling workshops. With Easter in mind, why not get cracking and learn how to needlefelt an Easter egg? Guaranteed calorie free! Suitable for beginners of all ages.

The Co-Crafter’s Community Sessions

Are you interested in making new connections with people who share your passion?

Come along and meet up with other craft enthusiasts, have a chat, and share ideas at a Co-Crafter’s Community Session this Spring at the NEC – there’s no better way to find new inspiration!

Please book your session by filling in the form below. Spaces are limited so please fill out a separate form for each attendee.

We look forward to meeting you soon.


We cannot wait to bring you the hottest names in paper crafting – all under one roof at our SEC and NEC shows this Spring 😎

You can find dies, stamping, mixed media, Sanntangle, book making, decoupage and so much more!

Come along and join:

🌟 Dolly Dimples

🌟Pretty Gets Gritty

🌟 Santangle

🌟Cleverprints LTD

🌟 Janies Originals

With more names to be announced…

Nicky Gunn

Nicki is a trained teacher with many years experience inspiring young and old to embrace learning something new. Her mission is to help people ‘Make Time to Craft’ with specially designed Daisy’s 60 Minute Craft Projects in classes, as kits or online.


Learn the traditional technique of couching gold cords to form a delicate flower. Apply gold purl wires and check wires to create the flower’s center and raised stemens. Finish with spangles and beads to make a small gold work plaque.

Advisory Note:

Not suitable to children under 16 years.

Make & Takes

Don’t miss our exciting selection of Make & Takes. Each mini-workshop can be found and booked on exhibitors stands and often cost less than £5 – a great way to try before you buy! We advise booking at your selected stand on arrival at the show to secure your place. Choose from:

Announcements coming soon!

Hive Of Craftivity

Abie, the owner of Hive of Craftivity is a qualified teacher who loves crafting and wants to help others discover this love too. Abie teaches a range of sociable craft workshops, events and parties across the West Midlands and promises that once you try one of these workshops, you’ll have learnt skills that you’ll be able to practice and experiment with at home.

Silvar Design

Silvar Design will be demonstrating Pinflair sequin kits on their stand as well as offering Jewellery making supplies and kits, Bead embroidery kits, Rhinestone art kits, Mixed media and papercrafting supplies and Pinflair sequin kits all at fabulous prices.

Jolly Super Things

Fun and fabulous Craft Workshops, Retreats and Exciting Events with maker, tutor & presenter Jennie Turner-Maskell. Crafting with an upcycling, quirky twist.

The British Polymer Clay Guild

The Guild is a non-profit organisation for people who are interested in learning and sharing tips and techniques for creating art in polymer clay. They are open to all who are interested in polymer clay, from beginners to professionals.