Crafting Live Craft Show returns to Sandown this January

 

The award winning Crafting Live show is kicking off 2018 with their first show of the year in Surrey on Friday 26th and Saturday 27th January.

 

The event will take place at Sandown Park Racecourse, Esher, Surrey, and will be open 10am-5pm each day. The general entrance prices are adults £5, concessions £4 with additional offers available for those buying full weekend tickets and those who are members of the Create and Craft Club. And that's not all; every advance ticket purchased is eligible for a FREE GIFT* worth £15 to collect from the show, plus every guest will get a £5 voucher** to spend online with Create & Craft too. Tickets can be pre-purchased from the Create and Craft website, or on the door on the day: www.createandcraft.com/gb/buy-tickets

 

The original and multi-award winning TV craft channel, Create and Craft TV, will be filming at the show, as well as having their famous goody bags for sale at their stand and a range of other favourite craft products at unbelievable show offer prices. Keep your eyes peeled as there will be the chance to meet some of your favourite crafting celebrities over the two days too, including  Stephanie Weightman, Nancy Watt, Andy Love, Dan Bancroft, Nigel May and Mel Heaton amongst others.

 

Throughout Saturday and Sunday, customers can visit a vast range of exhibitors stocking stamps, dies, decoupage, fabric, ribbon and much more. Crafting Live is also home to a huge and most importantly, FREE make and take area that can be booked on the day to take part in. A number of well-known crafters will be running these sessions and will allow you to take your finished project home with you. The make and take booking point is open from 10am each day and booking is essential.

 

You won't want to miss out on what we know will be a fantastic craft event. Head to Sandown Park Racecourse on the 26th and 27th January for an abundance of crafty inspiration and education at Crafting Live Sandown!

 

* Show advance ticket on entry for your gift, one per ticket.

 ** £5 off any purchase over £25 excluding P&P.  Voucher valid until 11th February 2018, one per person.

Crafting Showcase kicks off with Pick of the Week from Hunkydory!

 

Make special moments last with Hunkydory's incredible new Moments and Milestones collection launching at 8am on Monday 1st January.

 

With designs to celebrate and commemorate every occasion you can think of, this wonderful collection is ideal all-year round and will be an excellent addition to your craft stash.  From engagement and father's day, to sympathy and new home, this really is a go-to collection for crafters of all ages and abilities.

The Ultimate Bundle comprises of 20 all occasion topper sets, 40 sheets of co-ordinating inserts and The Little Book of Moment and Milestones which contains 144 sheets of all occasion images, plus you can save a massive 50% off the Usual Price and spread the cost on the interest-free Flexi-Pay scheme.

 

To find out more, click here.

 

Create and Craft is available on Sky 674, Freeview 23, Virgin 748, Freesat 813, Apple TV and Amazon Fire.

 

For show updates, backstage gossip, competitions, prize draws and more, visit the Create and Craft Facebook page.

Don't miss 3 for 2 on brand-new Little Books from Hunkydory!

 

Grab yourself a great deal this week with a fantastic offer on a huge range of Hunkydory Little Books, including four brand new titles: The Little Book of Rose Gold Moments, Little book of Paws for Thought, 3rd Little Book of Poetry and The Little Book of Midnight Fairies.

 

Containing a massive 144 pages, these hand-drawn images are perfect for crafters of all ages and skill levels, and come in over 34 different themes.  Printed onto 150gsm coated paper they are ideal for creating a range of different projects and are a great addition to any crafter's collection.

 

What's more, you can now get square Little Books for the first time ever! The 5" x 5" designs are new for 2018 and comprise of 25 pretty designs and 150 pages.

 

See the launch of the fantastic Hunkydory Little Books Blockbuster at 7pm on Thursday 11th January.  Create and Craft is available on Freesat 813, Virgin 748, Freeview 36 and Sky 674 or click here for more info.

Toy Story Craft Collection Launches on Create and Craft

 

 

Following the highly successful launches of Disney craft collections since June 2016 including Frozen, Beauty and the Beast, The Lion King and Dumbo, Create and Craft has once again teamed up with Character World to bring their customers the latest range of Disney and DisneyoPixar branded crafting products. The exclusive DisneyoPixar Toy Story collection launches Wednesday 17th January 2018.

 

Toy Story follows the story of Woody, the cowboy doll who belongs to a boy called Andy, who sees his position as Andy's favourite toy threatened when Andy receives a Buzz Lightyear action figure for his birthday. The new toy in town, Buzz, thinks he's a real spaceman on a mission to return to his home planet. When Andy's family moves to a new house, Woody and Buzz get misplaced and realise they must work together to escape the clutches of Andy's evil neighbour Sid and reunite with Andy and their other toy friends.

 

This new craft collection includes character dies of all the best loved characters from the film including; Woody, Buzz, Hamm, Rex and Bullseye, coordinating embellishment dies and character and background scene pads. All of the dies from the range have been made using the most detailed die technology. The dies incorporate essential detail, to enable crafters to get the truest likeness to each character possible through precision cutting. Using these alongside the coordinating character paper pads enables both beginners and experienced crafters to create the same professional results.

 

Stephanie Weightman, Creative Director at Create and Craft said "We are thrilled to bring our third collection of craft products from DisneyoPixar to Create and Craft, following the highly successful Finding Dory and Cars 3 ranges in 2017, with the launch of our Toy Story collection this January. The iconic characters from Toy Story are sure to be a hit with all the family and the designs are ideal for creating projects for all occasions. We are proud to give our customers the opportunity to bring the Disney magic of this modern classic to life through their crafts".

 

Danny Schweiger, Joint Managing Director at Character World, said: "We're excited to be working with Disney and Create and Craft TV to manage the launch of this new range of licensed crafting products. We've worked hard to ensure the products and experience will be the same high quality that customers have come to know and love from ourselves and from Disney."

 

Don't miss the world launch of the Toy Story craft collection, Wednesday 17th January 2018 on Create and Craft TV (Sky 674, Freeview 23, Virgin 748 and Freesat 813). To see the full range of Disney products available on Create and Craft, click here.

Create and Craft TV Live at AFCI's Creativation in Phoenix, Arizona AND launching New and Exciting products in their World Wide Week Event

 

Create and Craft will be once again returning to the Association for Creative Industry's Creativation Show this January; the huge crafting trade show, this year hosted in Phoenix, Arizona. Create and Craft will be broadcasting live links onto both their UK and US channels and via Facebook Live from Phoenix throughout the event which runs from Thursday 18th to Monday 22nd January.

 

Creativation is one of the most exciting events in the Create and Craft calendar and showcases over 300 exhibitors which enables Create and Craft to bring you the latest news and trends for 2018 from the comfort of your own home. This is Create and Craft's sixth year broadcasting from the show and this year they are looking to not only broadcast the fun and spectacles from the huge craft trade show to their customers at home, but also invite potential new suppliers and guests to learn what Create and Craft is all about, inviting them to come up onto the live stage and see their product come to life on air. What's more- Create and Craft will also be filming an exclusive documentary in conjunction with AFCI covering their Ultimate Pitch Competition in which crafting innovators are in with a chance to win $10,000.

 

To coincide with the Creativation show in Phoenix, Create and Craft with be running their own on-air event; World Wide Week, running from Monday 15th to Tuesday 23rd January.  This event will showcase the latest New Products and World Launches from brands such as Tattered Lace, Hunkydory, Kanban, Screen Sensation, and many more as well as introducing new exciting brands such as Becky Seddon Designs. There will also be a new and exciting launch from the Disney craft range with the launch of Disney Toy Story - so this really is an event not to be missed!

 

Don't miss out on being the first to see the new launches from Create and Craft's World Wide Week and keep up to date with the behind the scenes news and gossip from AFCI's Creativation show, by tuning in to the Create and Craft on Sky 674, Freeview 23, Virgin 748 and Freesat 813 and by following us on Social Media #WorldWideWeek

Disney The Muppets Craft Collection Launches on Create and Craft

 

Following the highly successful launches of Disney craft collections since June 2016 including Disney Frozen, Disney Beauty and the Beast, Disney Winnie-the-Pooh and Disney The Lion King, Create and Craft TV has once again teamed up with Character World for a new craft collection.  Launching 11th December 2017, this latest range of Disney crafting products features the much-loved characters from Disney The Muppets.

 

This brand new craft collection includes character dies of Kermit the Frog, the manager of a cabaret-style theatre house who has to contend with the resident daredevil Gonzo and wannabe-comedian bear Fozzie, as well as the smothering advances of Miss Piggy, a dramatic actress and great singer who is destined for stardom.  These character dies feature in this brand new craft range together with coordinating embellishment and sentiment die sets, cardstock collections, a paper kit, stamp set and character and background scene pads. All of the dies from the range have been made using the most detailed die technology. The dies incorporate essential detail, to enable crafters to get the truest likeness to each Disney character possible through precision cutting. Using these alongside the coordinating paper pads and stamp sets enables both beginners and experienced crafters to create the same professional results.

 

Stephanie Weightman, Creative Director at Create and Craft said "Here at Create and Craft we are thrilled to introduce this wonderful collection of craft products inspired by the characters from Disney The Muppets.  These well-loved characters have entertained generations of children and adults alike and the designs in this collection are ideal for creating projects for all occasions. We are so happy to be giving our customers the opportunity to bring the Disney magic to life through their crafts."

 

Danny Schweiger, Joint Managing Director at Character World, said: "We're excited to be working with Disney and Create and Craft TV to manage the launch of this new range of licensed crafting products. We've worked hard to ensure the products and experience will be the same high quality that customers have come to know and love from ourselves and from Disney."

 

Don't miss the World launch of the Disney The Muppets craft collection, Monday 11th December at 8am on Create and Craft TV (Sky 674, Freeview 23, Virgin 748 and Freesat 813). To see the full range of Disney products available on Create and Craft, click here.