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Free virtual art and craft festival

Posted by Rachel Westall on 3 November 2020

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas… and Search Press is hosting a free virtual art and craft festival to get everyone into the Christmas mood! The company is offering a whole host of amazing art and craft tutorials and projects to inspire crafters everywhere. Demonstrations include making a needle-felted adorable Christmas robin, the perfect crocheted stocking, a beautiful painted snow scene and a quilted festive table runner. 

Viewers will enjoy more than 20 free live and video tutorials; informative and insightful blogs; signed copy competitions; extra special offers on our books; interviews with inspirational Search Press authors such as Debbie Shore, David Bellamy, Isabella Strambio – and lots, lots more!

Search Press's Free virtual art and craft festival It's all happening on Friday 20th through to Sunday 22nd November on the Search Press Art and Craft Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/SearchPress).

Below is a little taster of the schedule so far, but crafters should keep checking the Facebook page for more details, as it's evolving all the time.

Live Demonstration: Watercolour Landscape Painting with Matthew Palmer
Video Demonstration by Anna Nikipirowicz: Crochet Sock Stocking
Video Demonstration by Debbie Shore: Christmas Embroidery Project
Live Demonstration: Mistletoe Unicorn Sketch with Sharon Hurst
Author Interview with David Bellamy
Video Demonstration by The Woolly Felter: Needle Felted Robin
Free Project from Carolyn Forster: Festive Quilt Table Runner
Live Demonstration: Father Christmas Sketch by Adebanji Alade
Video Demonstration by Lindy Smith: Winter Wonderland Cake
Live Demonstration: Quilted Bauble Cushion Tutorial by Sarah Payne.

There will also be gift vouchers and prizes up for grabs in our Crafty Makes and Christmas Gift Makes competitions, encouraging viewers to follow our tutorials and send us pictures of their makes.

The full schedule will be released very soon. We look forward to sharing the creative love at the very first Search Press Virtual Christmas Festival!
For more details contact Monica at monicad@searchpress.com or by phone on 01892 510850

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