Art by Design

Gill Burbidge BA Hons Dip Fine Art PGCE,

University of Loughborough - Art and Design
University of Leicester - Advanced DipTheology
University of Leicester - BA (Hons) 2:1 Humanities
University of Plymouth PGCE
University of Plymouth DipFine Art


International Felt Makers Association
Blake Society

Double Elephant Print Workshop, Exeter


Cank Street Gallery,Leicester

Artenax Topsham

Thelma Hulbert Gallery, Honiton


Creative Crafts Westpoint Show, Exeter, and Shepton Mallett  Shepton Mallett, includes exhibition, workshops and demonstrations

The School of Fibrecraft.: Fibrecraft courses, Feltmaking workshops Newton Poppleford Village Hall, Nuno, 3D hats, tote bags, pictures, dyeing Contact Gill for more details


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Watercolour paint on canvas

Fibres and Beyond (fAB)

A not-for-profit group of Fibrecraft professionals, established 2014, whose commitment is towards expansion of Fibrecrafts through education, training, workshops, lectures, demonstrations. Based in the South West of England the group exhibits at both national shows in the region and local events. Tutors offering range of workshops and courses, are nationally accredited Advanced Level Fibrecraft, qualified tutors and current practitioners. Show dates: ICHF Stitches Westpoint, 27-29 September 2019 Craft4crafters Royal Bath and West Showgrounds Shepton Mallett 17-19 October. Make and Take workshops are available at both events

Gill Burbidge School of Fibrecraft Workshops, courses, talks and demonstrations

Design and create a sumtuous wrap or scarf, a tote bag, hat or picture, using fine Merino and lustrous hand dyed local fibres, including silk and silk fabrics. Alternatively, dye fabrics, fibres and eco print.

Newton Poppleford Village Hall. Saturday workshops


Nuno felt wraps, scarves, tote bag, hats, pictures, dyeing, eco printing




Contact Gill for more details on either < School of Fibrecraft: academic year 7 October 2019 to 29 June 2020, Contact Gill for further information.; 07816251133