Month: November 2019

The Shoe Project

The Textiles Workshop have spent the last several months creating ‘The Shoe Project’. The Bradford members visited shoe shops to gain inspiration for their shoes, and then created six designs. Everyone brought shoes to upcycle at the workshop, and then chose a design to bring to life. We also created shoe-boxes to help showcase our …

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Leeds Textile workshop CPA to the Discovery Centre

The Discovery Centre The Leeds Textile workshop recently visited the Discovery Centre. The centre is a state-of-the-art museum storage facility with over 1 million fascinating objects. The museum has an extensive collection, from elephant skulls to a medieval log boat, and mummy bandages to meteorites. Staff at the Discovery Centre can provide groups a tour …

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Thought Bubble, Britain’s biggest comic art festival.

November 9th-10th Harrogate Conference Centre This year, it’s grown so big, it’s taking over the Harrogate Conference Centre. Specialist Autism Services have put together a guide, based upon our members’ experiences of having attended the event when it was in Leeds. If you are at the festival, pop along and say hello, our stall is …

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