WE ARE CURRENTLY WORKING ON OUR WEBSITE, UPDATING IT FOR KNITFEST 2018
GUEST SPEAKER and FORUM Applications are now open
Knitfest is looking for exciting groups and speakers for this years Festival Forums.
The Festival runs over 2 days 8th and 9th July, 2017.
Sat hours 9am – 5pm, Sun hours 9am – 4pm.
Our aim is to host free lectures and forums on the Saturday.
Applications Close 31st March, 2017
Guest Speakers are held between 12pm – 2pm on Sat 8th July
We’d like talks about Knitting for Causes or Social Change, Craft Groups – why yours is successful or why you are different, New techniques, talk about your new book, patterns, techniques, promote yourself and your business model eg From Farm to Outlet if you have eg Alpaca or Sheep, how you became a successful Yarn and Fibre Artist or how you sell your products and how to get started etc. We’d like our festival goers to go home having learnt something or been inspired by our Guest Speakers. We can provide interviewers if necessary. Talks should be approx 15 – 30 mins each. Please talk to us if yours would extend longer.
Please note: If you need to bring projectors and screens, you will need to be self sufficient. We can however, organize power for you.