Bringing new craft talents to Create and Craft is something the TV channel is really focussed on in 2018. New guest demonstrators lined up include:
Sue’s crafting skills lies in papercrafting and die cutting, and she’ll be demonstrating for the Tattered Lace brand. “I’m blown away at being asked to work with Create and Craft. I’ve watched the channel for years, and have learned so much from the demonstrators. The opportunity to share my passion for craft and a little of what I’ve learned is very exciting,” commenting Sue on her new role.
Hannah’s crafting knowledge lies in art and mixed media. She has been involved in mixed media for the past three years, with a wider range of craft interests including jewellery making. Commenting on how one of Create and Craft’s presenters, Jenny Cleary got her involved with the channel, Hannah said; “I’ve been friends with Jenny for a long time, and I’m so glad she encouraged me to apply. I’m delighted to be fulfilling my passion for teaching. Everyone at Create and Craft has been so welcoming and supportive, they really are a great team who are genuine and enthusiastic about what they do.”
Becky is a professional seamstress and avid fabric crafter. “For me, creating something from scratch is such a satisfying experience and to have a hobby that brings you joy is a form of meditation. It feels amazing to have joined Create and Craft as a contributor, I never thought in a million years that I would find myself doing something like this,” Becky told us.
Carla has had a quilling business for four years, and has been a quilling crafter for almost 30 years. “The crafting world is full of incredible people making brilliant things so to be chosen to help others in their creative journeys feels like a gift,” says Carla.
Shabneez has been a proficient papercrafter and stamper for more than 10 years.She crafts on a daily basis, runs weekend workshops teaching papercraft, and is a regular craft blogger making projects for social media. Shabneez said, “I already live, breath and dream crafts, so you can imagine the excitement I felt when I found out that I would be working with Create and Craft. This is such an awesome opportunity to share my skills and expertise through my projects so others can learn what I do, as simply as possible.”
This is what Lindsay-Jane Vines, Create and Craft Managing Director had to say about the new additions,
“We’re extremely passionate about celebrating and supporting all the fantastic creative talent we come across, and we’re thrilled to be welcoming so many of these demonstrators over the coming months”.