King’s Ely fashion and textiles students to exhibit work at Great British Sewing Bee Live

Kings Ely fashion and textiles students to exhibit work at Great British Sewing Bee Live. Pictured i

Kings Ely fashion and textiles students to exhibit work at Great British Sewing Bee Live. Pictured is some of the art that will be on show. - Credit: Archant

Twelve talented fashion and textiles A-Level students from King’s Ely are exhibiting their work at this year’s Great British Sewing Bee Live.

Kings Ely fashion and textiles students to exhibit work at Great British Sewing Bee Live. Pictured i

Kings Ely fashion and textiles students to exhibit work at Great British Sewing Bee Live. Pictured is some of the art that will be on show. - Credit: Archant

The event is being held at ExCeL London from September 21 to 24.

Kings Ely fashion and textiles students to exhibit work at Great British Sewing Bee Live. Pictured i

Kings Ely fashion and textiles students to exhibit work at Great British Sewing Bee Live. Pictured is some of the art that will be on show. - Credit: Archant

Alison Rhodes, director of art at King’s Ely Senior, said: “This is a wonderful opportunity for our students and is a valuable experience that contributes to their future employment.

Kings Ely fashion and textiles students to exhibit work at Great British Sewing Bee Live. Pictured i

Kings Ely fashion and textiles students to exhibit work at Great British Sewing Bee Live. Pictured is some of the art that will be on show. - Credit: Archant

“The invitation to exhibit at the event has come as a result of our exhibition at Alexandra Palace and promises to provide a wealth of valuable contacts.

“The event also incorporates lectures and workshops, alongside catwalk shows, and our exhibition stand will display current fashion design work.”


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The week after, art and design students from King’s Ely Senior will showcase their work at The Apex in Bury St Edmunds.

The exhibition is running at the gallery, based in Charter Square, from September 26 to October 19. It will be open daily from 10am-4pm and admission is free.

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For more information about Great British Sewing Bee Live, including how to book tickets, visit www.thegreatbritishsewingbeelive.com

To find out more about the exhibition at The Apex, go to www.theapex.co.uk

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