Report by Charlotte Richardson , chief reporter
Wednesday, April 11, 2012
A VERY crafty event will be held at The Royal Bath and West Showground this month.
The Creative Crafts Show provides the perfect opportunity to find all the latest supplies and materials, whether it is for stamping, cross stitch, sewing, card-making, embroidery, knitting, patchwork, quilting, scrapbooking, ribbon craft, papercraft, beading, painting, dressmaking, tapestry, decoupage or crochet.
A new feature area for this season includes bead workshops hosted by leading crafters.
For knitters there’s Knitting-Know-How and there will also be embroidery workshops with Jan Tillet.
Try the extreme textile workshops with Rachel John and Katie Pirson will be presenting hand embroidery workshops.
There will be decopatch sessions with The Studio Partnership and, as always, there will be an extensive programme of make and take workshops.
Experts from a whole of range of crafts will be running sessions, which allow you to make and take in just an hour.
Advance admission prices are £6.45 for adults and concessions £5.45 and accompanied children under 16 are free of charge.
The Creative Crafts Show takes place at The Royal Bath and West Showground in Shepton Mallet from April 26-29.
Show opening times are Thursday, Friday and Saturday 10am–5pm and Sunday 10am–4pm.
Organisers of the Creative Crafts Show have joined forces with the Weston Mercury to offer 10 pairs of tickets to our readers. If you would like to be in with a chance of winning, please send your name, address (including postcode), and, if possible, a daytime telephone number to: Creative Crafts Competition, Weston, Worle & Somerset Mercury, 32 Waterloo Street, Weston-super-Mare, BS23 1LW, before the closing date of April 18. The first 10 winners drawn will each receive one pair of tickets to the show.
Alternatively, click on the link at the top of the screen to enter.