February 1st – 3rd The Creative Craft Show @ Eventcity in Manchester
Bex and Jay will be demonstrating textile techniques and have a selection of our latest Artwork and fashion on stand.
March 8th – 11th The Creative Craft Show and Scottish Quilting Show @ The SEC in Glasgow
Bex will be demonstrating textile techniques and have a selection of our latest Artwork and fashion on stand. Bex will also be running a mindful stitching embroidery workshop.
March 15th – 18th The Creative Craft Show, Fashion & Embroidery Show @ The NEC in Birmingham
Bex and Jay will be demonstrating textile techniques and have a selection of our latest Artwork and fashion on stand. We are launching our Corvusology brand and have a collection on the catwalk and Bex is teaching in both the machine and hand embroidery workshops.
March 30th – April 1st TimeQuake @ The BEC Arena in Manchester
Bex and Jay will be entering the post apocalyptic world for the weekend with our textile traders stand – even Rusty gets to join in as the van comes inside as part of our stand and our rat bike gets another outing!
April 19th – 21st The Creative Craft Show @ Excel in London
Bex and Jay will be demonstrating textile techniques and have a selection of our latest Artwork and fashion on stand. We also have a display from our wedding collection as part of the DIY wedding theme with ideas from dresses to table dressing. Bex is teaching Wabi Sabi collage pictures and Jay is teaching paper cutting for cards, stencils and artwork.
June 29th – July 1st The Creative Craft Show @ The NEC in Birmingham
The Inventors Asylum team are taking the Apocalypse to the NEC for the first time at the Creative Craft Show. We will also be teaching a papercutting workshop daily, doing a talk on ‘wabi sabi, weddings and war bikes’ and on Friday only you can do a stitched and altered book pages workshops. We also have cyanotypes on stand and demos of un-powered stitching and with vehicles, new kits, displays and more it will be quite an event!
23rd May 7.30pm Cwiltwyr Dyffryn Clwyd Quilters, Awelon Centre Ruthin
29th June – 1st July ‘Wabi Sabi, Weddings and War Bikes’ daily at The Creative Craft Show, Fashion & Embroidery Show @ The NEC in Birmingham
18th October 10.30am South Cheshire Embroiderers’ Guild, Audlem Public Hall, Audlem
(Some groups have elected not to have their talk listed so please check for date availability)
Summer schools 2018
11th – 14th June The Welsh Countryside in Stitch. £300 – FULL
5 days of inspiring countryside, sketchbooking and stitching… bliss!
9th – 12th July Dyeing to Stitch. £300 – FULL
4 days of dyeing in different styles and learning what you can do with it too.
6th – 8th August Mindfulness in stitch. £225
3 days to get away from the stress and strain of everyday life and learn how to use stitching to relax.
13th – 15th August Machine Embroidery intensive workout! £225 – NEARLY FULL
Give your sewing machine the ultimate workout as you learn how to do freemotion embroidery over 3 days…