Many of you may have wondered but didn’t think to ask why Samuel Taylors was not exhibiting at our recent Creative Craft Show on 14th October at Gateshead… Read more »

Initial J Branches Out …..

Thought I would share this picture with our visitors to let you know the Initial J team has been branching out – making time to sew some… Read more »

Many reasons to visit Creative Crafts A dedicated craft show for the North East held at Gateshead Leisure Centre. NE8 4JA Stands selling all your crafting supplies… Read more »

Create n Craft TV Personality Debbi Moore joins us live

We are delighted that well known Create n Craft TV personality Debbi Moore will be joining us live this year at Creative Crafts on Saturday 14th October… Read more »

Count down to Creative Crafts

With just over a month to go until our next Creative Crafts on Saturday 14th October 2017 at Gateshead Leisure Centre.  Make a note in your diary,… Read more »

Double Delight – keep them coming

What a wonderful surprise, receiving two identical dresses through the post this morning in aid of “Dress a girl around the World”.  Chris McEachern from North Shields… Read more »

From visitor to exhibitor… raising funds for GNNAS

Thought I would share this note I received from Jean who has been attending Initial J events from the very start, firstly as a visitor and over… Read more »

High Street Quilting are first to donate dresses

Out and about in Birtley to day spreading the word about Creative Crafts handing out leaflets and putting up posters for our next event on Saturday 14th October… Read more »

Dog tired safeguarding your mail

It has been a busy time for Initial J getting our leaflets designed, printed, labelled and bagged ready to go out via Royal Mail for our next… Read more »

Dress a Girl Around the World

Calling all visitors and craft groups – would you be willing to make and donate a dress for a girl in a third world country?  They are… Read more »

Apologies to visitors/exhibitors who may have been trying to access our website recently, we have had several cyber attacks which means the website has been out of… Read more »

Celebrating 20 years

After much thought and research for suitable dates, reluctantly Initial J has decided not to hold a Spring show this year. Looking ahead help us celebrate 20… Read more »

RVI Benefit From Over 60 Tiny Quilts

70 Tiny Quilts Donated to Cumberland Infirmary

We are delighted to announce that following a visit to Cumberland Infirmary at Carlisle we handed over 70 quilts to the Special baby unit.  These will be… Read more »

You did it …  130 Tiny Quilts go on display at Creative Crafts

We are delighted to announce that visitors donated  no more than 130 Tiny Quilts in aid of Tiny Lives and it was such an honour to be… Read more »