Yarndale Start Up Bursary

Celebrating our 10th Birthday and with the generous support of Amanda Bloom of Cosy Life boxes, Yarndale is offering a Start Up Bursary this year.

A single pen at Yarndale 2022 to be awarded to an emerging fibre artist / maker. This offer is open to someone working in any discipline with a strong connection to wool or natural fibres.

Applicants need to have been set up within the last three years and have their own Public Liability Insurance with cover of at least £5 million.

Applicants need to based in the North. Applicants must not have applied to Yarndale previously. We particularly welcome applications from currently under represented groups.

Apply to [email protected] by 22nd July with a brief outline of your work – up to 250 words – and a couple of good quality images. Ideally also a link to additional images on social media or website to support the application.

Update: This offer is now closed. Information about the successful applicant will be announced shortly.