QEST 30th Anniversary Auction
As our 30th anniversary year draws to a close we are excited to announce an online fundraising auction. The 30 exciting lots include unique craft pieces and experiences from QEST Scholars and luxury brands, with something to suit every taste and budget – great for Christmas presents or a treat for yourself. Highlights include a ... Read more
Greta Dungarees Online Workshop with Lydia Higginson
Make your own dungarees with this online workshop for those of you wanting to sew alongside each other from your own homes. Over four days Lydia Higginson will show you how to cut, measure, press, sew and finish your garment. If you’re keen, sign up via the website by the 23rd November to get your ... Read more
Laura Thomas curated this exhibition celebrating the heritage and diversity of weaving, and providing a platform for contemporary woven design. The show reviews how contemporary weavers continue to challenge the notions of this exciting and tactile art form and features 12 designers and business, including fellow QEST Scholar Beatrice Larkin.
In this workshop you will learn to make a leather crossbody bag and personalise it with your own choice of colour and edging. This will involve learning to work with multiple pattern pieces, saddle stitching, edge colouring, attaching d-rings and a slider, edge burnishing and attaching a pocket. The finished size of the bag is ... Read more
Just Imagine - Draw, print and reimagine for the future This series of three online workshops will explore drawing and printmaking whilst responding to the WWF creative call out to reimagine our future. Taking inspiration from the David Attenborough film; artists Jemma Gunning and Victoria Willmott are encouraging all to take action and raise awareness ... Read more