thread 2016


thread…a festival of textiles, Saturday 24 September 2016, 9am – 6pm

Join with other textile enthusiasts for a sociable & inspiring day out. Learn from the experts, try new techniques & enjoy a programme of workshops for all & a series of talks, exhibitions and demonstrations from professionals.

Browse the curated marketplace for artisan fabrics and haberdashery to purchase for your own textile projects or buy unique handcrafted work from artists and makers.

A day ticket includes access to the talk programme, exhibitions and the marketplace. Workshops can be booked in advance at and include entry to the festival.

 Day ticket £5 advance/£7.50 on the door (under 15’s free) Please note: Advance tickets available until 12noon Friday 23 Sep 2016.

Further details will be added here in the forthcoming weeks.  And don’t forget to check out the event on Facebook, follow us on Twitter and Instagram, and get involved by using #thread2016, so we can see what you’re most excited about seeing at this year’s festival. See you there!