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Valerie Wartelle demonstrating felting at Art in Action 2016

Art in Action 2016, Celebrating 40 Years

Art in Action, the Fortieth and Last Show! Readers of my blog will know that Art in Action is one of my favourite events. Art in Action 2016 is the fortieth one and sadly the last show. I shall miss meeting a wide variety of artists and craftspeople, watching them demonstrate their skills and discussing their work with them. I love learning about different […]

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Festivals: quilt by Gillian Travis at Festival of Quilts

Fibre, Fabric and Yarn Festivals from July to December 2016

Fibre, Yarn and Fibre Festivals: the Next Six Months This week, I’m taking a break from the series of blog posts about degree shows. This is so, I can update the details about yarn, fabric and fibre festivals for the rest of this year. There’s so many yarn and fibre festivals that I’m just including the dates and venue […]

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Tapestry weaving with West Dean College at Art in Action 2015

Art in Action 2015

It’s July, It’s Art in Action 2015 On Saturday we went to Art in Action 2015, one of our favourite events. One of the joys of Art in Action is to watch artists and craftspeople demonstrate their skills and discuss their work with them. “How do you do… ?” is a common question. I love finding out the techniques used in […]

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Machine knitted outfit by Camille Hardwick, The Knitting and Stitching Show, 2014

Fibre, Yarn and Fabric Festival Dates July – Dec 2015

Inspirational Days Out Here are fibre, yarn and fabric festival dates for July to December 2015. I have included their dates, locations and links to websites. July Art in Action 16-19 July 2015 Waterperry House, Waterperry, Oxford, OX33 1JZ Art in Action website. Read about my day at Art in Action in 2014. Fibre East 25-26 July 2015 […]

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Tapestry weaving by Fiona Rutherford at Art In Action, independent Show

See Textiles at Nine Independent Shows

Banish the Winter Blues I don’t know about you, but the winter months are not my favourite time of year. If it’s not raining, it’s cloudy, dull, damp and cold. We can’t make the Sun come out, but we can look forward to events in the coming year. I always feel excited when I am […]

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Work by Harriet Riddell

Textiles at Art in Action

Textiles and Good Times Having said that my next post would be about the textiles at Art in Action, you may have been wondering if you’d imagined that or if you’d missed it. Big apologies! I planned to write it before I went on holiday, then was swamped with urgent work. Then I thought I’d finish it […]

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Art in Action 2014

Art in Action 2014 – a Perfect Summer Day In this post I’m going to give you a flavour of Art in Action 2014, an art event which takes place in July at Waterperry Gardens, Oxfordshire. Demonstrating Artists One of the joys of Art in Action is to watch artists and craftspeople demonstrate their skills and discuss their work with them. The […]

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