Westpoint Arena 15th Feb - 17th Feb 2018
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Demos

Running all 3 days

Card printing using Epson Printers

Stand 27 Focal Point Imaging

Visit Focal Point Imaging stand to see what amazing results you can get using Epson printers. They will be running continuous demonstrations on one of their large monitors, showing how to print different cards.

Running all 3 days

Paper Flowers Demonstration

Stand 37 Pink Frog Crafts & Cards

Pink Frog Crafts and Cards will be demonstrating how to make paper flower using flower rose dies from Britannia Dies. Other demonstrations will involve how to use the Gemini Die cutting Machines.

  Note - images is not exact product made at the show

Note - image is an example, not exact product made at the show

  

Running all 3 days

Kimono Fold & 3D Flowers - Quilting

Stand 184 South West Quilters

The South West Quilters will be running 1 or 2 demonstration per day showing you how to do a Kimono fold, create 3D flowers and piece quilts together. Not one to be missed for all the quilting fanatics out there. 

Running all 3 days

Glitter and Satin Frosting Pastes

Stand 21 Glitzcraft

Glitzcraft will be demonstrating the application and features of their incredible Glitter and Satin Frosting Pastes. these are applied through fantastic stencils on to a wide range of mediums, for example; Glass, Fabric, Wood, Plastic, Acetate, Metal and of course Cardstock!

 Note - image is an example, not exact product made at the show

Running all 3 days

Pixel Art with MosaiCraft

Stand 10 MosaiCraft

The MosaiCraft team will be demonstrating exactly how MosaiCraft works, see how how to place a pixel on to a base plate and how to follow their design sheets. Addictive Fun!

Running all 3 days

Applique Felting with Gill

Stand 47 Gill - I - Am

Gill-I-Am will be demonstrating felting techinques, specificially showing you Applique needle felting together with an easy way to wet felt.

 Note - image is an example, not exact product made at the show

Running all 3 days

Handbags and Purses

Stand 152 - Bead and Button Bazaar

Bead and Button Bazaar will be showing you how to make lovelty handbags and purses using the bag handles and purse clasps they sell on stand. A great gift for a loved one. 

Running all 3 days

Glittering on Acetate

Stand 24 - Art & Craft Glitter Greetings

Art & Crafts Glitter Greetings will be demonstrating how to glitter on acetate. You will enjoy glittering a fairy or a flower. These can be put on cards, boxes or any other thing of your choice.

Note - image is an example, not exact product made at the show

Running all 3 days

Hand Stitching and Machine Embroidery

Stand 162 - West Country Embroiderers

The West Country Embroiderers will be running daily demonstrations on Their stand with a theme of 'Floral'.

Each day there will be 2 different demonstrations one moing and one in the afteoon in hand stitching, machine embroidery and using mixed media in textiles.

They will also be running a tombola for visitors to win an 'Inspiration Jar' full of textile goodies, tickets will cost £1. 

Running all 3 days

Die cutting using gesso and paint effects

Stand 165 - Maggie Grey

Free to attend

Maggie Grey will be running on stand demonstrations regarding mixed media for die-cutters using gesso and paint effects to get the most from your dies. 

She will also be demonstrating techinques the embellish machine.

Maggie Grey is a lecturer and writer, as well as the editor for workshop on the web, an online magazine. She will have books on sale at the show with special offers to subscribe to her Workshop on the Web.

Running Thursday & Friday Only!

Screen-Printing and Gelliplate Printing

Art Van Go - Stand 163

Free 

 Alison Hulme will be demonstrating screen-printing and Gelliplate printing with acrylics, fabric paints and screen-print colour.   Alison uses these techniques to produce unique fabrics for her famous pinnies and bags!  

Running all 3 days

Stamping demo using Alcohol Inks and Yupo paper

Stand 36 The Craft Studio

Free to attend

Running throughout the show we will be showing you what effects and success you can get using alcohol inks and yupo paper to make backgrounds for stamping as well as some other stamping ink techniques too.

*Please note image used is a library shot only

Running all 3 days

Embellishments & Stamping Techniques

Stand 39 - Crafty Little Dragons

Free to attend

Lea how to create your own embelleshments and stamping techniques with fantastic WOW range.

Not only will you see demonstrations and new skills for both card making and jewellery we can guarantee you will not leave without saying WOW!

There will also be demonstrations with our extensive range of leading Brand Metal Dies, Air Dry Clay, Katy Sue Cake Mould, Modge Podge, UltraFine Glitters and Sparkly Gems.

Look forward to seeing you all at stand 39.

Running all 3 days

Touch of Sparkle

Stand 14 Glitter Magic & Debbi Moore Designs

Free to attend

Come along and join the fun with Glitter Magic and Debbi Moore Designs.

Lea the best techniques on how to add that touch of sparkle to the latest Debbi Moore Collection.

Which will be taking place on Glitter Magic Stand 14 

No need to book just tu up and take a seat.

Display Gallery

Contemporary Stitch Workshop

Cafe Area

Free

The Contemporary Stitch Workshop group will be displaying some of their collection at the show and will be situated in the cafe foyer through out the show. Please pop along and say hello as they would love to meet you.

Running Saturday

Making a Babushka Doll

ON Stand 133 Embroidery Guild

Free to attend

Come and have a go at making a Babushka doll which we will be demonstrating on the Saturday.  There will also be other options - snails, flowers, dogs and butterflies.  So plenty of choices. This demo will run only Saturday please just tu up and take a seat. We look forward to seeing you.J

Running all 3 days

Quilts to Clothes

Display Gallery by Cafe

FREE

 In times gone by Patchwork Tops were created by sewers with any scraps and leftover bits of fabric from dressmaking. With this exhibition I have tued that on its head and created the clothing from fabric that was originally used or bought for Patchwork. The Clothes, Accessories and Quilts showcase the beautiful fabrics that todays sewer has available and how versatile they can be

Running all 3 days 10.30 - 12.30 & 2pm - 4pm

Mixed Media and Embellisher Machines.

Stand 165 - Maggie Grey

Free To Attend

On Stand 165 Maggie Grey and Amo House will be demonstrating mixed media and embellisher machines. The demos will run continuously between 10.30 am and 12.30 pm and then 2 pm – 4 pm every day of the show.

 

Amo House will be working with basic embellisher techniques using various materials to produce an exciting base fabric which will combine with stitch. She will also be showing mixed-media layering techniques with Vilene, scrims, papers and leaves to create a rich and interesting base for stitching and beading.

Maggie Grey will also be using the embellisher machine to demonstrate a range of techniques with inkjet prints to make delicious bags. Her mixed media demos combine heat-treated Lutradur with water-soluble paper and metal shim. She will also have some interesting framing ideas with canvas, string and tissue paper.

No need to book into this demo, slimply arrive at stand 165 and take a seat! 

Running all 3 days

Decopatch demos, up-cycling & home decor Make & Takes

Stand 51 - The Studio Partnership

Free to Attend

If you have never seen the amazing effects of Decopatch well here is your chance, why not drop into the Decopatch make and take stand, here you will be able to have a go at this addictive craft!

Studio Partnership will be running drop in make and takes, throughout the show, no booking necessary, their theme this year is about up cycling and using decopatch products for home decor. Though they will be also giving visitors a chance to work on small items such as a heart on string and picture frames but if you have something small you would like to bring along to decorate with their special paper and combination of glue and vaish, please do!

Bookings will be taken on-stand, so please make your way to stand 51.

Running all 3 days

Paper and Card Demo

Stand 16A - Paper & Glue - Crafted by You

Free to Attend

Please visit our stand to see Debbie Taylor who will be demonstrating a range of products and techniques including:

·         Gullotine and Rotary Trimmer combo

·         M&G Craft tools

·         Centropen colouring products incl Tattoo pen & stencils

·         T Shirt Transfers & fabric colouring/writing products

·         M&G ‘Meetape’ Washi style tape range

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