Diary

June 2021

Tuesday 1st - Friday 11th June   Norfolk Makers' Festival Showcase

Enjoy a colourful and inspiring free exhibition of work created during lockdown by local makers and craftspeople, showcasing weaving, glass modelling, knitting, dyeing, painting, embroidery, craftwork and much more.

www.norfolkmakersfestival.co.uk

Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/NorfolkMakersFestival - Norfolk Makers Festival

Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/norfolkmakersfestival/ - @norfolkmakersfestival

 Saturday 12th June   Meet, Mingle & Make - Geometrics

10.00am - 4.00pm (UK BST)

Online event for members and non members - £10 including a pattern booklet incl. six designs.

Please book by Thursday 10h June, via the Guild shop.

 

Wednesday 16th June   Online Beginners Beading Course Wk 6 - Herringbone stitch 

19.00-21.00pm (GMT)

Suitable for complete beginners or those looking to refresh their stitch knowledge.

Free Zoom online stitch tutorials for all - available to book via the Guild shop.

 

Thursday 24th - Sunday 27th June   The Creative Craft Show (Birmingham)  CANCELLED

9.30am – 5.00pm (Thurs – Sat), 10.00am – 4.00pm (Sun)

NEC Birmingham, West Midlands, B40 1NT

Website: www.ichfevents.co.uk

Contact: 01425 272 711

 

Saturday 26th June   BWG Online Monthly Drop-in - chat, bead & share

10.00am- 12.00noon (GMT)

5.00pm - 7.00pm (GMT)

Online Zoom sessions available to book via the Guild shop.

Wednesday 30th June   Online Beginners Beading Course Wk 7 - Netting 

19.00-21.00pm (GMT)

Suitable for complete beginners or those looking to refresh their stitch knowledge.

Free Zoom online stitch tutorials for all - available to book via the Guild shop.

July 2021

Sunday 4th July   Probus Cornish Bead Fair

10.30am - 4.00pm (GMT)

Probus Village Hall, Barn Court, Probus, Nr. Truro, Cornwall  TR2 4JU

Wednesday 7th July   Online Beginners Beading Course Wk 8 - Bezelling 

19.00-21.0pm (GMT)

Suitable for complete beginners or those looking to refresh their stitch knowledge.

Free Zoom online stitch tutorials for all - available to book via the Guild shop.

Saturday 10th July   Meet Mingle & Make - Geometrics

15.00 - 21.00 (GMT)/10.00 - 16.00 (EST)

Online event for members and non members - £10 including a pattern booklet incl. six designs.

Please book by Thursday 8th July, via the Guild shop.

Sunday 11th July   Summer Bead & Craft Fair - Timed admission & pre-purchased tickets only

10.00am – 3.00pm

Lechlade Memorial Hall, Oak Street, Lechlade on Thames, GL7 3AY

Website: www.lechladecraftbarn.com
Contact: 01367 253586
Free Parking

Thursday 22nd - Sunday 25th  July   Crafts4Crafters

10.00am – 5.00pm

The Westpoint Centre, Clyst St Mary, Exeter, EX1 1DJ

Website: www.craft4crafters.co.uk/Westpoint/

Tel: 03453 040 222

Thursday 24th - Sunday 1st August   International Beading Week (IBW)

Coming soon... the largest beading party in the world!

Event dates & activities will be posted soon.

 

 

 Jul 31st BWG Online Monthly Drop-in - chat, bead & share

10.00am- 12.00noon (GMT)

5.00pm - 7.00pm (GMT)

Online Zoom sessions available to book via the Guild shop.

August 2021

Sunday 1st August  Cornish Bead Fair with Mr Bead

11.00am - 4.00pm (GMT)

The John Betjeman Centre, Southern Way, Wadebridge, Cornwall PL27 7BX

Friday 20th - Sunday 22nd August  West Country & Quilt Textile Show

10.00am - 4.30pm (GMT)

University of Wet of England (UWE) Exhibition Centre, Filton Road, Bristol  BS16 1ZG

Contact:  07806 709 853

Saturday 21st - Sunday 22nd August  Rock, Gem & Bead Show

10.00am - 5.00pm (GMT)

Pavilions of Harrogate, Great Yorkshire Show Ground, North Yorkshire HG2 8NZ

Contact:  01737 841 080

Saturday 28th August  BWG Online Monthly Drop-in - chat, bead & share

10.00am- 12.00noon (GMT)

5.00pm - 7.00pm (GMT)

Online Zoom sessions available to book via the Guild shop.

September 2021

Thursday 2nd - Saturday 4th September   The Creative Craft Show (Exeter)

10.00am – 4.30pm (5.00pm Saturday)

Event City, Phoenix Way, Trafford City, Manchester M41 7TB  (Sat Nav - M17 8AS)

Contact: 01425 272 711

 

Thursday 23rd – Sunday 26th September   The Creative Craft Show (Exeter) - Proposed date

9.30am – 4.30pm (Th/Fri/Sat), 9.30am – 4.00pm (Sun)

Westpoint Centre, Devon Showground, Exeter, EX5 1DJ

Website: www.ichfevents.co.uk

Contact: 01425 272 711

 

Saturday 25th September   BWG Online Monthly Drop-in - chat, bead & share

10.00am- 12.00noon (GMT)

5.00pm - 7.00pm (GMT)

Online Zoom sessions available to book via the Guild shop.

October 2021

Sunday 3rd October   BeadsUpNorth Bead Fair

10.00am - 4.00pm (GMT)

Haydock Race Course, Newton-le-Willows, St. Helens, Merseyside  WA12 0HQ

Contact: 01254 236 049

Thursday 7th – Sunday 10th October   Knitting & Stitching Show

9.30am – 6.00pm (Thurs – Sat), 9.30am – 5.00pm (Sun)

Alexandra Palace Way, Wood Green, London, N22 7AY

Website: www.theknittingandstitchingshow.com

Contact: 020 7688 6830

Thursday 14th - Sunday 17th October   The Creative Craft Show (Glasgow) - Proposed date

10.00am – 4.30pm, (4.00pm Sun)

SEC, Exhibition Way, Glasgow, G3 8YW

Website: www.ichfevents.co.uk

Contact: 01425 272 71

Saturday 16th October   The Big Bead Show

10.00am – 5.00pm (GMT)

Sandown Park, Portsmouth Road, Esher, Surrey  KT10 9AJ

Contact: 0800 435 553

Saturday 24th - Sunday 25th October   The Beadwork Fair, Harrogate

10.00am – 4.00pm (GMT)

Pavilions of Harrogate, Great Yorkshire Show Grounds, North Yorkshire  HG2 8NZ

Contact: 01737 841 080

Saturday 30th October   BWG Online Monthly Drop-in - chat, bead & share

10.00am- 12.00noon (GMT)

5.00pm - 7.00pm (GMT)

Online Zoom sessions available to book via the Guild shop.

Saturday 30th - Sunday 31st October   The Big Textile Show

10.00am – 5pm (Sat), 10.00am – 4.00pm (Sun)

Leicester Racecourse, The Kube, Oadby, Leicester, LE2 4AL

Website: https://thebigtextileshow.co.uk

Contact: 07885 473 057

November 2021

Thursday 4th - Sunday 7th November   The Creative Craft Show (Birmingham) - Proposed date

9.30am – 5.00pm (Thurs – Sat), 10.00am – 4.00pm (Sun)

NEC Birmingham, West Midlands, B40 1NT

Website: www.ichfevents.co.uk

Contact: 01425 272 711

 

Saturday 6th - Sunday 7th November   Stitch Fest South West

Time:  TBC

Newton Abbott Racecourse, Newton Road, Newton Abbott, Devon  TQ12 3AF

Contact: 01803 731 077

 

Sunday 7th November   Cheshire Autumn Bead Fair

10.00am – 3.00pm

Nantwich Civic Hall, Market Street, Nantwich, Cheshire, CW5 5DG

Website: beadyfairs.co.uk

Contact: 01782 903532

Thursday 18th - Sunday 21st November   Knitting & Stitching Show, Harrogate

10.00am – 5.30pm (5.00pm Sunday) (GMT)

Harrogate International Centre, King's Road, Harrogate  HG1 5LA

Contact: 020 7688 6830

Thursday 25th - Saturday 27th November   Craft4Crafters

10.00am – 5.00pm

Bath & West Showground, Shepton Mallet, Somerset, BA4 6QN

Website: www.craft4crafters.co.uk/Bath

Contact: 0345 30 40 222

Saturday 27th November   BWG Online Monthly Drop-in - chat, bead & share

10.00am- 12.00noon (GMT)

5.00pm - 7.00pm (GMT)

Online Zoom sessions available to book via the Guild shop.

December 2021

Saturday 18th December   BWG Online Monthly Drop-in - chat, bead & share   

10.00am- 12.00noon (GMT)

5.00pm - 7.00pm (GMT)

Online Zoom sessions available to book via the Guild shop.