Craft4Crafters Craft, Quilt & Textile Show
18th October at 10:00 am - 20th October at 5:00 pm
This October the quilt and textile extravaganza is taking place at the Bath and West Showground and will be set over two halls as well as a balcony area. From 18 – 20 October, over 100 of the finest craft suppliers will be partaking in over 70 workshops, demonstrations and make and takes each day.
The many guilds and artists in attendance including the West Country Embroiders, the Guild of Machine Knitters, Avon Guild of Spinners, Weavers and Dyers, Lace and Parchment makers, Bicton College and Taunton and Bridgewater College.
The Mendip Hall will have the beautiful Quilt and Textile Exhibition with over 100 quilt and textile displays. There will be lots of local quilt groups exhibiting, including Bath Quilters, South West Quilters, the UK Quilters, the Contemporary Quilters to name a few, plus some stunning textiles displays from renowned textile artists.
In addition this year, the BrisWool Woollen City will be exhibited at the show. This three dimensional crocheted and woollen model of Bristol, took more than three years to create with over 250 volunteers. It is a breath taking scene that assaults the eyes with colour and texture and you will be able to see reproductions of the famous city landmarks. There will also be some new exhibits including an incredible three metre long woolly crocodile beastie and some gorgeous seagulls.
Restaurants, cafes and free parking are all available at this family-friendly day event.
When: 18 – 20 October, 10am –5pm daily
Where: Bath and West Showground, Shepton Mallet
Tickets: Adults £9, cons £8, under 16s free (£2 off when purchased in advance)