Exhibitors

Due to the Covid-19 situation we have postponed the opening of exhibitor applications for our 2020 Wool Gathering from 1st April to 1st July. We very much hope that by the end of summer the restrictions on public events will be relaxed allowing us to organise our show as normal. Applications will open simultaneously for previous as well as potential new exhibitors. Please check our social media pages for the latest news.

Displaying 15 exhibitors

Angela Gardner Studio

Crafts, Felting

Exploring colour and texture inspire Angela's hand knitted designs. Kits enable you to create your own masterpiece from hand dyed British wool. In contrast, white felt lampshades depict flower silhouettes.

Telephone: 07796 763586

Art-Felt Designs by Nanny Lynn

Artwork, Clothing, Crafts, Tuition

Lynn is a Saori Weaver, Hand Spinner, Dyer and Feltmaker (Nuno Scarves, 3D felted objects and Flat felt) who has been involved in Textiles since the 1980s. She attends woolly events in the North of England where she sells her dyed fleece, Locks, Hand-spun Art Yarns as well as examples of her work. Lynn offers tuition in Beginners Hand Spinning as well as How to Spin Art Yarns (particularly for weaving) as well as Felt Making workshops on a 1;1 Basis as well as offering tuition and talks to groups.

Telephone: 07882 520106

Artybird Carnforth

Tuition

ArtyBird Carnforth offer City & Guilds accredited Programmes in Creative Studies including: Felt-making, Creative Textiles, Weaving, Dressmaking, Dyeing and Printing, Full-time Diploma in Craft Skills, Summer Schools and a Fellowship Programme. Also online Design Modules.

Telephone: 01524 874890

Bruce's needle felted characters

Artwork, Crafts, Felting

Needle felted wool characters, animals, dogs, cats, sheep, goats horses etc. Commissions are very welcome.

Telephone: 07508 015605

Cable & Blake

Fabrics

Designers and producers of luxurious Herdwick fabric for use in soft furnishings, upholstery, clothing, accessories, lampshades and gifts.

Telephone: 07972 578306

Cartmel Handspun Spinning School

Demonstrations, Fleece, Tuition

Spinning courses in Cumbria for all abilities. Learn to spin on a spinning wheel. One-day, two-day and four-day hand spinning courses and half day workshops. Learn to spin in the Lake District - a stunning World Heritage Site. We stock a range of locally sourced British Rare Breed and Standard Fleeces. Spin your own fleece.  Spin Alpaca. On the stand at Kendal Wool Gathering - a selection of unique Hand Spun yarn for weavers and knitters. Quality local fleeces for sale.

Telephone: 015395 33443

Clothfelt

Accessories & Tools, Crafts, Felting, Yarns

Needle felted sculptures and brooches. Needle felting supplies, hand blended batts, core wool needles. For 3D and 2D felting.

Telephone: 07867 113245

Experience Ukraine

Travel

Experience Ukraine is travel company with a textile twist. We take small groups to experience unique world of hand spun and handwoven Ukrainian textiles. We bring the best examples of Ukrainian weaving and embroidery to the UK market.

Telephone: 07963 090838

Fire and Fibre

Accessories & Tools, Bags, Carpets, Rugs & Throws, Demonstrations, Felting

Manufacturers of high quality simple wooden equipment including peglooms, lateral and pin looms, corkwork bobbins, flower winders, lucets, drop spindles, weaving sticks. Goods made on the equipment - rugs, bags, hangings. Felting materials and equipment.

Telephone: 07837 131997

Little Gem Felts

Artwork, Bags, Felting, Patterns & Kits

A husband and wife team who make everything they sell. Silvia starts the process by designing all the artwork. She uses needle felting techniques to make the pictures, using nature as her inspiration. Paul knits yarn and turns it into felt, the felt is used to make the bags which Silvia sews. Silvia also designs kits. Paul writes the instructions and take the photographs. In addition, she dyes fibres by hand painting silk, wool tops, textured fibres and yarn. These fibres are used in the art work but also in the yarn she spins and the drum carded batts she makes.

Telephone: 01706 665998

Lucy Locket Land

Patterns & Kits, Tuition, Yarns

Lucy Locket Land is so much more than a shop! Based on the outskirts of Sunderland it is a happy, friendly creative hub, showcasing natural yarns, unique knitting, sewing and crochet kits and my own range of hand dyed yarns. I also host affordably luxurious craft retreats in Northumberland.

Telephone:

Norwegian Wool at Artisan Felt and Stitch

Felting

Whatever your growing interest or undying passion come and see our exciting selection of wool, yarns and threads for felting, weaving, knitting, crochet and stitch. We have a range of dyed carded Merino and natural and dyed Bergschaf from Germany and Norwegian Crossbred batts in 58 stunning colours well as un carded Pelssau curls.

Telephone: 07854 022825

Sharon Shaul

Artwork, Felting

Sharon is predominantly a Needle felt landscape artist, working from her studio based on the East Lancashire moors. She also designs and makes a range of felted and woven accessories.

Telephone: 07980 574678

Solway Woolscapes

Artwork, Demonstrations, Felting

Needle felted landscapes using hand dyed wool as well as felting kits and hand dyed fleece packs.

Telephone: 07901 272294

Twisted Fibres

Accessories & Tools, Crafts, Felting, Patterns & Kits

Twisted Fibres bespoke signature hand dyed art yarns and beautiful individual vibrant wool and fibres ideal for your felting, spinning and weaving. Handcrafted wooden spinning tools and hand dyed recycled wool clothing for the avid textile artist plus gifts and buttons.

Telephone: 07478 011949