Advance tickets sales have now closed. Tickets can still be purchased on the day. We look forward to seeing you at British Quilt & Stitch Village!
£5 Children (under 5s are free)
Get creative and choose from the list of workshops taking place at this years British Quilt and Stitch Village. We have limited spaces so be sure to book in advance or as soon as you arrive with Angela at the information desk in the Premier Bar.
Workshops will take place in the box rooms on the first floor and are sign posted and marked on the show map available on the visitor information page of this web site or in the show program. Any questions please ask Angela on the information desk.
‘Putting on the Glitz’ with Mary McIntosh
Enriching the surface of black velvet with paints, sheers, foils and glitter film to create a sumptuous piece of fabric.
‘Hapa Zome’ workshops
Japanese printing technique with flowers. You will explore a variety of fabrics and use different flowers & leaves to create a series of samples.
Bella Blue Peg Doll – with Michelle Goodfield
Bella our adorable peg doll is off to the fairy ball dressed in her sparkly evening dress and a bluebell style wrap.
Carole Johnstone – English Patchwork – A Different Way
No gluing, no tacking, no papers. Choose either a fabric cover for an A5 notebook, or a cushion.
Celtic Biscornu – with Cathy Reavy (Threads Workshops)
Embroider this Celtic design using beautiful hand dyed cotton perle yarn. Suitable for beginners and enthusiasts alike!
Knickers! With Lorna Knight
Learn how to sew with stretchy fabrics, laces and elastics.
Make a Cushion with an Invisible (Concealed) Zip with Lorna Knight
Come and make a 14” (35cm) cushion cover and learn how to insert an invisible zip in the process.
Make a Mini Sewing Case with Lorna Knight
Make a handy little carry case for all those essentials when you are sewing on the go.
Pinny Mouse – with Michelle Goodfield
Standing about 15cm tall (with her spool) Pinny Mouse will keep all your pins neat and tidy and even has a handy needle roll around her retro wooden spool.
Quilt as you Go Hexies – Sew Happy with Rachel Warren
We will quilt hexagons as we stitch them, then sew them together to make a small mat, and discuss ideas & inspiration for other forms of Japanese folded patchwork.
Something out of Nothing with Karen Frost
Embellished scraps of fabric onto a base ready to hand embroider.
Sweet Pea classes – Three surprise projects from the new SweetPea Embroidery collection!
Book one class and receive all three projects to take home and recreate.
Tilly Rose – Stitched with Love
Spend some time with textile artist Tilly Rose discovering the joy of slow stitching with a variety of cloth and threads.
Moonlit Seedheads – Crazy Mary Crafts
Bond a pale fabric silhouette onto a batik fabric background and embellish with hand stitching.
Goldfish with Carole Holme – all levels including beginners
Create this delightful Goldfish using traditional Goldwork threads and techniques.