Natural Drawing with Plants

An artist led activity using natural inks and handmade brushes to create painted flowers. Create images of flowers and plants using natural inks with artist and printer Clare Grace. An […]

Plant Hammering

An artist led activity creating natural prints using a hammer with flowers and leaves. Working with textile artist Kayleigh Davis to create prints of flowers onto fabric using hammers. An […]

How to Knit – Needles

colourful knitted square close up

Step by step guide showing the basics of knitting including details about needles, yarn, and encouraging tips to get you started. Close-up shots of each stage of the knitting process […]

How to Knit – Fingers

close up of finger knitting sample

Gill Bond shows you how to create a piece of knitting using your fingers as a loom. A fun way to make squares for the rainbow knit challenge and to […]

Mindfulness Exercises with Textiles

Naturally dyed fabric in blues with knitting needles

Allow Jane Howroyd to guide you through two mindfulness exercises exploring textiles in a different way, to see and discover things you maybe haven’t noticed before. Starting with a short […]

Turn an Old T-shirt Into a Bag For Life

Julia Roebuck, workshop demonstrator holding finished bag

Transform an unwanted T-shirt into a washable, reusable shopping bag with Upcycle Fashion’s Julia Roebuck. No sewing required, this bag uses fringing & knotting to secure the base rather than stitching. […]

Embroidery Taster Workshop

Elnaz Yazdani leading an embroidery workshop with young people

Embroidery artist Elnaz Yazdani has made this short taster video for beginners to embroidery. The video contains 7 basic stitches to get you started with hand embroidery. If you would […]

Video Tutorials with Darn It!

Macrame plant pot holders

Try out lots of different crafts at home with Kim from Darn It! Workshops. These include crafts you can do with things you may already have around the house as […]

Make Yarn from an Old T-Shirt

Ball of t-shirt yarn being held by a hand

Follow Upcycle Fashion’s Julia Roebuck as she demonstrates this technique to transform old items of stretch jersey clothing such as T-shirts, leggings and tights into yarn. The yarn can be used […]