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CiruclART trail June 7-24 circulART A6 2018-1.pdf

A Friendship in Stitch' St. Andrew's Church, Kimbolton Road, Bedford featuring work by Joan Freeman, designer, and Clarissa Robinson, embroiderer - a display of eccliastical works and altar frontals.29th June to 1st July, 1100am to 4.00pm. Free entry.

ERTF Members Sites, Groups and Blogs


Exhibition Reviews

Personal websites and blogs


Links to previous speakers at ERTF conferences

  • Anne Kelly  Speaker April Conference 2018 (textile nature)
  • Michael Brennand-Wood Speaker October Conference 2017 (3-D textile art)
  • Susie Wareham  - Speaker October 2016 conference (Fabric to dye for) (no website)
  • Claire Bullock Speaker October 2016 (Feltmaking) 
  • Jan Knibbs Speaker October 2015 Conference (wearable art)
  • Lisa Tilley of U-Old-Bag Speaker April 2015 Conference (upcycled decorative items)
  • Chris Thomas Speaker Nov 2013 Conference (photography)
  • Karen Jinks Speaker Apr 2013 Conference (textile marketing and website design/management)
  • Mary Sleigh Speaker Nov 2012 Conference (African textiles)
  • Katie Chaplin Speaker Nov 2012 Conference (Japanese crafts and textiles)
  • Heidi Lichterman Speaker Apr 2012 Conference (textile artist and curator)
  • Lucy Day Speaker Apr 2012 Conference (artist and curator)
  • Deanna Tyson Speaker Apr 2012 Conference (painter and textile artist)
  • Stacey Harvey-Brown Speaker Apr 2011 Conference (weaver, plus speaker on personal/business development)
  • Les Bicknell- Speaker Nov 2010 Conference (book artist)
  • Debbie Lyddon Speaker Nov 2010 Conference (textile artist) 

Sites of interest