Macramé Workshops

Helen Brewer from Mindful Craft runs a small business, offering craft workshops and kits that are perfect for being mindfully creative. In 2020, she successfully launched her own range of Macramé kits and looks forward to sharing the therapeutic benefits that this craft brings.

Stitching Workshops

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

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.

Lace Guild

The Lace Guild will display lace showing various styles of lacemaking. They work to keep their craft alive and to encourage new lace makers. They will have demonstrations and a practice pillow for the public, including younger visitors to “have a go” at lace making.

Guild of Silk Painters

The Guild of Silk Painters is a multi-national, non-profit organisation, based mainly in the UK. Their aim is to teach and promote silk painting in all its many guises through regional groups and by attending shows.

The WI

The Women’s Institute (WI) formed in 1915. They are now the largest voluntary women’s organisation in the UK, playing a unique role in providing women with educational opportunities and skills, plus campaigning on issues for them and their communities.

Quilters Guild of the British Isles

The Quilters’ Guild is a national organisation, consisting of 17 regions, promoting patchwork and quilting across the United Kingdom. We are an educational charity, working towards preserving the heritage of quilting, ensuring its future, and passing on the skills and knowledge to anyone interested.

Crafting With Lyndsey

Lyndsey from Crafting with Lyndsey delivers craft workshops, retreats and parties across the South West. She also has a range of craft kits that are perfect for crafting beginners and those with experience that want to try something new.

Joan Prowse

Joan Prowse (Moncrieffe) is a Devon-based artist who pioneered large two- and three-dimensional needle-felted animal portraiture in her original creation of “Peace in the Valley” (the Lion and Lamb) back in 2013. From there she has become a regular exhibitor with ICHF Creative Craft Shows and has gained a reputation as an expert in needle felting both as a tutor and artist.

Jennie Rayment

Internationally acclaimed tutor, lecturer, author and TV demonstrator, Jennie is totally obsessed with twiddling, fiddling, nipping, tucking, manipulating and manoeuvring! She travels worldwide or can present high quality Zoom or Facebook live workshops on many different sewing related topics.