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Art in the Frame > Events > Past Events > Textile Showcase 2005
Textile Showcase 2005
The current Textile Showcase.
2005 Textile Showcase
Sponsored by Jersey Tourism
Thursday 21 - Sunday 24 April 2005
Print out an application form.
The major contemporary textile event in the Channel Islands, set in the purpose built spacious Royal Jersey Exhibition Hall, with plenty of parking and a good selection of excellent warm and cold food throughout the event.
This year, many new innovations to make your visits more pleasurable and travel more convenient.
MORE EXHIBITORS, MORE WORKSHOPS, MORE COMPETITIONS, MORE SUPPLIERS.
This event is a MUST for universities, colleges, groups, schools and individuals to educate and to add to your enjoyment of Textile Art.
Block Bookings for workshops can be made in advance.
Venue: Royal Jersey Agricultural and Horticultural Society Hall [map].
Travel and a Special Offer: Full details of our package deal with a local hotel. The cost is £150.00 to include return travel by ferry, Hotel B/B 4 nights, coach travel, etc.
Entry: Adults: 1 day - £4.00, 2 days - £7.00, 3 days - £9.00.
OAPs & students in full-time education - £2.00 per day.
Children in primary school - free.
School or college parties please contact for special rates.
For workshop lists & booking form please contact Art in the Frame from 20th February.
Facilities: Ample free parking. Hot and cold refreshments all weekend.
Visiting exhibitors demonstrating and running workshops:
BIANCA ACRONZIO
BETHAN ASH
JANE B
DIANE BATES
SYLVIE CAMBET
JOHN GILLOW
LIZ HARDING
GAELA LE MOINE
PAULINE SPENCE
SANDIE WELCH
CHRISTINE WITHAM
SARAH JORDAN
CLARE WORKMAN
SMITHFIELD GALLERY: A wide variety of metal fabrics, wires, papers & threads. Talk on ìMetals In Embroideryî workshops with embroidering with pewter.
Browse amongst our wide variety of Oliver twist Threads, Colinette Yarns, Ribbon Designs, Stewart Gill Paints, hand made papers, a wide variety of textile & textile related books, Double Trouble books and more.

WHAT'S ON WHEN
Thursday 21st April 2005, 7.00pm - 9.00pm
Party time! and official opening by Alice Kettle.
Refreshment, Live Music, exhibitions, meet the exhibitors, book workshops.
Your FREE coach departs The Mayfair Hotel 6.30pm returning at 9.30pm
LUCKY DRAW
Friday 22nd April 2005, 11.00am - 6.00pm
Free coach from the Mayfair Hotel to the Royal Exhibition Hall dept 10.30am
Friday 22nd April, 8.30pm onwards
FEAST THE EYES
Fashion show and much more at: The Mayfair Hotel.
Saturday 23rd April, 11.00am - 6.00pm
Free coach from The Mayfair Hotel dept. 10.30am to The Royal Jersey Exhibition Hall.
Results of Food for Thought competition announced at 4.00pm.
Sunday 24th April, 11.00am - 5.00pm

Free coach from The Mayfair Hotel dept. 10.30am to The Royal Jersey Exhibition Hall.
Awards announced at 4.00pm. Raffle drawn at 4.30pm.

MAPS, BUS TIMETABLES, TAXI CONTACTS ALL AVAILABLE
COMPETITION
The theme for the competition will be:
FOOD FOR THOUGHT
Whether you are from Great Britain, Europe, the Channel Islands you are very welcome to enter our competition Food for Thought.

Send us a TEXTILE PIECE, a hanging, accessory, something wearable etc based on FOOD. Please send in an A3 Jiffy bag to arrive at Art In The Frame [address] by April 5th. Please enclose £3.00 for return posting and your address on two labels.
Prizes:
A. £500.00 Adults
B. £250.00 Student over 18 years in full time education
C. £100.00 Student 14 to 18 years in full time education.
D. £100.00 Genuine Jersey Award - for a piece featuring Genuine Jersey Products.

Please indicate which category you wish to enter; A, B, C, D.
Please provide a contact telephone number. Judges Alice Kettle, John Gillow & a representative from Genuine Jersey.

TEXTILE AWARDS
To be awarded to textile artist from the Channel Islands, sponsored by Art In The Frame Foundation.
£250.00 for use of colour.
£250.00 for use of composition and line.
£250.00 for innovation in textile art.
To be judged by visiting guests.
Results to be announced Sunday 21st April 2005 at 4.00pm.
GET SEWING NOW!

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Bianca Acronzio

Sylvie Cambet

Gaela Le Moine

Jane B

Sarah Jordan

Liz Harding

Sandie Welch

Clare Workman

Pauline Spence
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