Dedicated Followers of Fashion at Beamish

Heritage Textile Skills at Beamish

This week Durham Creatives have once again teamed up with Beamish to offer two fantastic events perfectly designed for the early-stage fashionista entrepreneur:

24th September/ 10-am-4pm - Design A Workwear Collection at Beamish

25th September/ 10am-1pm - Earn From Textile Heritage Skills  


23 September 2013

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Welcome to the Stone Festival 2013

You are welcomed to come along to the 2013 Stone Festival in The Bowes Museum, Barnard Castle.

The Stone Festival, which is already underway, will be running in the grounds of The Bowes Museum from the 21st-29th September and will be celebrating the past, present and future of stonework in the North Pennines, a programme of walks, talks and courses has been planned to reflect the impact that stone has on the local landscape.


22 September 2013

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Mentors Wanted

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Transmit Start-Ups is looking to further strengthen its mentor network across England to help deliver business start-up loans and mentoring to young people. If you are a freelance/self-employed mentor, with experience in helping businesses in the creative industries, Transmit Start-Ups would like to speak with you. 

17 September 2013

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Richard Johnson Fine Art

Richard has launched his website with galleries showing the brilliant draughtsmanship of his drawings and we wish him huge success. Click the link for a closer look and more details. 


If any others of you amongst our alumni would like us to tell the world what you're up to call us. And we'd love to hear from other frustrated talents lurking in the county's factories and workshops. We know you're out there!

17 September 2013

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Fashion In Durham - call for designers

Fashion In Durham is 5 days of fashion fuelled activities across the city organised by the Durham BID team which is calling for local designers. The event will run from 16th to 20th October and is planned to include a catwalk show on Saturday 19th and opportunities to take part in Design Square, a weekly activity in Durham City Market Place which will take place on Sundays following the main event. See our Opportunities Page for more info and contact details.

28 August 2013

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Durham County Council Altogether Wealthier