21st and 22nd March – A 2 day “Love Print” Workshop for Art Van Go, Knebworth
17th – 19th March – I am exhibiting at the Contemporary Textiles Fair at the Landmark Arts Centre, Teddington TW11 9NN
14th March – A talk for Windsor & Maidenhead Embroiderers Guild
6th March – A Talk for Bourne Quilters, Emsworth Community Centre PO10 7DD
1st March – 5th April – I am running a 5 week course on printing at the Ashcroft Centre, Fareham. PO16 7DR. Please contact them direct if you are interested in signing up for this fun but instructive course.
24th & 25th February – A talk and the next day a workshop for the Portsmouth & District Branch of Embroiderers Guild. at Bedhampton Methodist Hall, PO9 3TF
18th February 2017 – A Saturday Workshop for Solent Embroiderers Guild Titchfield Parish Rooms, High Street, Titchfield, PO14 4AQ
1st February 2017 – Talk for North Hampshire Quilters. To be held at Everest Community College, Basingstoke RG24 9UP. 7-00 for 7.30pm
31st January 2017 – 20th Fbruary 2017 – I am taking part in the Zero Nine Exhibition at Sir Harold Hillier Gardens, Romsey. SO51 0QA
10th December 2016 – 22nd January 2017- As a member of Winchester Embroiderers Guild, I am taking part in their exhibition – to be held at the Discovery Centre, Winchester. SO23 8SB
9th – 10th December 2016 – Christmas Gathering at Art Van Go in Knebworth. Please come along and see me.
24th November – 27th November 2016 – I will be at the Knitting & Stitching show in Harrogate. Demonstrating on the Artists in Action stand and taking part in an exhibition called “Impressions” with the Marks & Stitch Textile Group.
16th November 2016 – I will be giving a talk in Farnborough
10th November 2016 – Workshop with the Winchester Branch of the Embroiderers Guild
20th October – 23rd October 2016 I will be at the Knitting & Stitching Show, Dublin. I will be taking part in an exhibition called “Impressions” with the Marks & Stitch Textile Group
15th October 2016 – Workshop with the New Forest Group at Brockenhurst Village Hall
5th October – 9th October 2016. Once again I will be at the Knitting & Stitching Show, Alexandra Palace, London. This year I will be taking part in an exhibition called “Impressions” with the Marks & Stitch Textile Group. I will also be selling my pinnies, hand bags, book covers etc on stand TGB9 with Caroline Bell.
18th September 2016 – Canford Needlework Fiesta at Hamworthy Recreation Club, Magna Road, Wimborne, Dorset. BH21 3AP. I have a stand and I will also be demonstrating using gellie plates, please come and say hello!
8th – 9th September – Print workshop for Eau Brink Studio. Eau Brink Rd, Tilney All Saints, King’s Lynn, Norfolk PE34 4SQ. www.eaubrinkstudio.co.uk
20th August – Workshop for Wokingham Branch of the Embroiderers Guild, Salvation Army Hall, RG40 2HD
18th – 29th August – Open Studios at The Granary, Owslebury with Room 6 Group Room 6 Group
11th – 14th August – Festival of Quilts, NEC, Birmingham, Caroline Bell and I will be having our usual stall
6th August – Open Day for Winchester Branch of the Embroiderers Guild to be held at Badger Farm Community Centre, Winchester. I will be demonstrating
1st – 2nd August – Workshop at Purley in Surrey
28th July – Workshop at Market Harborough for Lutterworth Embroiderers Guild
27th July – Talk for Wokingham Branch of the Embroiderers Guild, Salvation Army Hall, RG40 2HD
7th-8th July – Print workshop at Art Van Go
5th July – 5th August -I am taking part in the Room 6 Exhibition at Art Van Go, Knebwoth www.vycombe-arts.co.uk
23rd – 24th June – Print Workshop using natural dyes – part of the “From the Earth” celebration of ethical and natural textile practices. To be held at Art Van Go, Knebworth
18th June – Talk for Isle of Wight Branch of the Embroiderers Guild at Arreton
11th June – Workshop for South Somerset Embroiderers Guild at Horton Village Hall, Ilminster
8th June – Talk for Oxford Embroiderers Guild
4th June – Art Van Go at Knebworth – “The Gathering” Lots of people including me demonstrating www.vycombe-arts.co.uk
25th May – Talk at Salisbury Hospice
18th May – Workshop at Droxford
16th May – Workshop with Dorking Embroiderers Guild
14th May – Workshop with Horsham Embroiderers Guild
5th – 6th May – 2 day screen printing workshop for Art Van Go – see their website for more details: www.vycombe-arts.co.uk
23rd – 24th April – Needlework Fiesta at Brockenhurst, come and see me upstairs where I will be demonstrating
22nd April – I am to be one of the judges for The Ruff Fashion Show in Portsmouth, celebrating 400 years of Shakespeare (very excited!)
16th April – Workshop for Hardy Quilters, Weymouth
11th April – Talk for Dorking Embroiderers Guild
7th April – Workshop at Fareham, details to follow shortly
2nd April – Workshop for Blackmore Vale Embroiderers Guild
24th March – Talk for Horsham Embroiderers Guild 2-4.30pm at Wesley Hall, London Road, Horsham. RH12 1AN
17th – 20th March – 6 Shades of Grey
An exhibition of work by Room 6 at Sewing for Pleasure Exhibition, Birmingham NEC www.room6textiles.com
5th March – Workshop at New Milton
10th February Talk for Wessex Quilters – 7.30pm at King Harold Court Community Room, King Harold Court, Winchester.
4th February 2016 – Chichester Quilters Lavant Village Hall 9.30 – 1.00
4th -5th December Rums Egg, Romsey – Christmas Table Top sale.
27th -29th November – Knit and Stitch Show Harrogate on Artists in Action with Art Van Go
14th November –Workshop at Cheltenham branch of Embroiderers Guild
30th September – 1st November Stitched
An exhibition at Romsey Abbey – work by Graduates from Eastleigh College, led by Susan Chapman.
31st October – Isle of Wight Embroiderers Guild
19th October – Workshop at Bransgore
7th October – 11th October – Knitting & Stitching Show at Alexandra Palace, London.
I am sharing a stand with Caroline Bell,
Saturday 26th – Sunday 27th September . Off to Leicester to the Big Textile Show.
This is the 3rd year for this show and gets better each year. Going with Caroline Bell and Anne Moore. If you are in the area come and see us.
July 17th Artist in Action at Art Van Go, see above.
July 23rd – August 25th Sit Harold Hillier Gardens.SO51 0QA As a member of Zeronine Textile Artists I am very excited to be taking part in an exhibition here. Open every day from 10am – 5pm, I will be stewarding on Thursday 24th Sunday 26th July, 13th August and then from 19th every day until 23rd August. If you can’t make it on these days but would like to see me give me a ring on 07551224491 and I will do my best to get there!
August 3rd – 4th workshop in Purley, Croydon.
August 6th – 9th Festival of Quilts, Birmingham NEC
August 22nd – 31st Hampshire Open Studios at The Granary, in Owslebury, Hampshire SO21 1LU. Details of opening times will be on the Hampshire Open Studios site.
September 3rd – 5th Creative Crafts Show at Sandown Racecourse Exhibition Centre, Esher Surrey. KT10 9AJ
Full details are on their web site http://www.sccshows.co.uk
May and June 2015 Join me on facebook alisonhulmetextiles I have had another busy time and have enjoyed myself in Salisbury, Andover , Basingstoke and East Kent. Also saw loads of people while I was printing away in Brockenhurst. What a great show that is, and you get coffee and biscuits delivered to your stand by the WI. Its getting a little quieter now that summer is here, I am going to Art Van Go next week teaching, the first time I have been. So very excited about that. Follow that on alisonhumetextiles on Facebook. I put pictures up of students work and anything else that gets my attention. So this month I am also going to 26th I am doing a workshop in Worthing 27th A talk in Hayling Island at 7.30 United Reformed Church Hall PO11 9EY 5th June Workshop for Wey Valley Textile Artists 8th June A workshop for West Country Embroiderers 26th and 27th June Art Van Go see their website for details April 2015 March was a very busy fun month , I went to the Isle Of Wight and had such a nice two days. Got jet lag, and a speeding ticket in Southampton on the way home. Still they were worth it. xx Then Phoenix Stitchers for a workshop,lots of great work from both . This month looks busy as well 9th April Salisbury Embroiders Guild 2 o’clock St Georges Church SP28EY 11th Andover Guild workshop 14th Roundabout Quilters 7.30 Carnival Hall Basingstoke RG21 3DH 18th East Kent Embroiders Guild 2.00 Lower Hardres Hall CT45NP 25/26th Brockenhurst Sewing Fiesta Village Hall (very worth a visit, I am upstairs printing on Gellie Plates) 5/6 May I am teaching at Art Van Go March 2015 I am going abroad!! I will soon be an International Artist …………………I am booked to go to the Isle of Wight and talk to Vectis Quilters on 12th March, at Newport Parish Centre, Newport PO30 1XB On the 16th I’m off to Petersfield Community Centre. And finally for the moment on the 9th April I’m off to Salisbury Embroiderers Guild, St Georges Church For more details of these please look at my events page. A busy time, I have been to Winton W.I. in Winchester. Had a lovely evening at their birthday meeting. Also had a last minute request to Talk to Wey Valley Workshop, their speaker had been taken ill. I must have gone down well because they have now booked me to do a workshop day for them in June……. keep checking my site for further details. January 2015 I have given my talk “My life in stitch” at both Worthing and Winchester Branches of the Embroiders Guild this month. At Winchester I was on home ground and they were very supportive. It was great to meet the ladies at Worthing they made me very welcome. See my events page for what is coming up next! December 2014 Had a great time at the Knitting and Stitching show in Harrogate. My first visit there, I was invited to be an ‘Artist in Action’ and looked after very well by Kevin and Viv from Art Van Go. Currently working on a new line for the new year and preparing for the Zeronine exhibition next summer. Watch this space!! November 2014 After a fantastic time at the Knitting and Stitching Show – there is a lot more people wearing pinny’s out there!!! – I went on to the zeronine textile artists exhibition at Physic Garden, Petersfield. We had a very successful exhibition and are all looking forward to a much bigger exhibition at Sir Harold Hillier Gardens next summer. (Please see my events page for full details). August 2014 A week to go to the Festival of Quilts at the NEC Birmingham. We have moved to a different stand. This was to help the organisers and got us more space, we are now on QIA16 so hope you read this and come and see us. Both Caroline and I have been busy making and packing things to show, and hope to sell. So please come and say Hello. June 2014 Six weeks to go to the Festival of Quilts. This is a first for me to sell there so I am very excited. I am sharing again with Caroline Bell and we are on stand E27. Please come and see us. I have been busy printing new designs on Pinnys and have very nice printed and embroidered sewing cases. Bags as well. Caroline has new and exciting lines so hopefully we will be busy. We are also going to the Knit and Stitch Show at Alley Pally and The Big Textile Show in Leicestershire. Smaller but just as exciting Hale School Fate on the 13th July. December 2013 Just heard that I have been accepted to sell in the Mall Gallery shop from January 10th – 19th 2014. This is alongside an exhibition by the Society of Designer Craftsman. I am so excited