Shirts at the Shipley: Quest for the perfect shirt

Join the quest for the perfect shirt and have a go at sewing

Perfect shirt


Friday 16 February

Friday 6 April

Visitor Information


10.30am - 3.30pm

Drop in, no booking required



Sewing packs available from £3 - £5


Join artist and tailor Richard Bliss on his quest to find the perfect shirt. 

Richard is on a quest to make the perfect shirt but he needs your ideas. During the day he will attempt to make a modern shirt on one of the old sewing machines held in the Shipley Art Gallery's collection.  

Have a go yourself with a range of sewing packs available, priced £3-£5, including all fabrics, patterns and instruction. 

Please note that children under 12 undertaking sewing activities should be assisted by an adult.