Here are some links to sites that you might find useful – just click on one of the headings below to see links relating to that subject.

Textile Artists

Committed to Cloth
Leah Higgins
Hannah Lamb
Alice Fox
Lesley Brankin
Dionne Swift
Michelle Griffiths
Scenic Silks – Barbara Meynell
Linda Colsh


The Batik Guild The Batik Guild was first formed in 1986 by a small group of batik artists and has now grown into an organisation of around 200 members.
Brigantia Brigantia is a non-profit making organisation set up to help promote art and craft businesses based in the Yorkshire Moors, Wolds, Dales and Coast.
The Embroiderers’ Guild All things ’embroidery’ …
The Guild of Silk Painters The guild brings together an international membership of silk painters from the UK and other countries around the world.
The Quilters’ Guild The Quilters’ Guild exists to promote patchwork and quilting, from traditional designs to contemporary pieces.


Show organisers

Creative Exhibitions: Organisers of the well known Knitting and Stitching Shows and the Festival of Quilts.
Trident Exhibitions: Organisers of the Stitch and Creative Crafts Shows.
Patchings Farm Art Centre: Organisers of the brilliant annual Patchings Art and Craft Festival.
Made in Yorkshire: Organisers of the shows featuring the cream of art, craft and design work produced in Yorkshire.
Grosvenor Exhibitions: Organisers of a wide range of quilting shows including the National Quilt Championships.


Couture dressmakers & tutors

Jane White Tuition Jane is a brilliant dressmaking and pattern cutting tutor. She offers a wide range of courses including City & Guilds.
Wendy Harrup
Uptight Clothing