Emley Show Blog

2022 Cookery, Craft, Art and Photography Schedule

Our section is very pleased to be preparing for the 2022 show after missing two years.  We are so pleased to be back and we hope you all return too with your wonderful entries across the four areas of our section.  The schedule is now available and it has been rolled through from the planning for the 2020 show.  Our thoughts behind this were for the craft section if they...

Ticketing details for 2022 announced

Early Bird discount tickets for Emley Show will be on sale here from June 1st 2022. They will cost £12 per adult. Children under 16 will continue to be FREE. There will be a small booking fee.  Tickets bought on Show Day will cost £15 per adult.  Advance tickets will no longer be available from local shops.

A blue knitted baby bonnet

Old and New Crafting Skills Used During a Year Of Lockdown

By Rosie Donnan During the first March of lockdown, the new rules of wearing a mask encouraged me to get out my sewing machine and use up any cotton material and elastic I had lying around and make face masks. The internet was full of patterns and after several methods were tried, I came up with one that suited me. I wanted to make provision for an added layer to...

A turn up for the books!

During lockdown I decided to follow up a new craft, the art of wood turning, using a lathe. I managed to acquire a second hand lathe, that came with some chisels and along with a lot of YouTube videos I decided to have a go. I decided to try turning something small and ended up making a snowman. I posted a picture on my Facebook page and suddenly everyone wanted...

What has been keeping you busy during the last 10 months?

I am sure everyone has had some time over the last 10 months to cook, do crafting, do art work and capture some wonderful photographs.  We all turn to what we like doing when time allows, so how have you been filling your spare time, as we have had a lot of time to fill?  Which have you been doing – baking, crafting, painting or taking photographs. My name is...

Cookery, Craft, Art & Photography Planning for the 2021 Show

As you are all now aware, the 2020 Emley Show had to be cancelled, due to the current situation (Covid 19 Coronavirus), which was extremely disappointing for Section Secretaries, but necessary. However, there is a silver lining we have now moved the 2020 Schedule of Section categories to the 2021 show.  As the Cookery, Craft, Art and Photography 2020 Schedule of Section Categories had already been published in February of...