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16th January - 2nd May 2020

Region: Midlands

Unit Twelve has always championed the recycling ethos, and artists who work with and bring new life to unusual and recycled materials, discovering and crafting exquisite new creations. These artists share a similar mindset and process, that starts at the discovery stage, inspired by the materials to reclaim; reimagining and repurposing the unwanted. This exhibition […]

Handmade with Love

18th January - 7th March

Region: North East

Leeds Craft and Design Centre present their annual exhibition exploring the romance of British Craft. Selected talented British makers come together to showcase their beautiful jewellery, ceramics and works in mixed media, resulting in an array of ideal gifts for Valentine’s and Mother’s Day. This selling exhibition includes work by madebyhandonline maker Jane Sedgwick (pictured).

Journeyman – stories of craft from a bicycle

18th January - 8th March

Region: South West

Curated by Nick Hand and The Letterpress Collective, this exhibition brings together a collection of photography, film, letterpress prints, and the words of makers who dedicate their life to a particular craft or passion. All gathered by one man on an epic 6,500 mile bicycle journey from Land’s End to John O’ Groats, and around […]

Spring Craft Collection: Crafts with the Local Heart

18th January to 18th April

Region: South East

A specially selected collection of ceramics, jewellery and textiles. All items are beautifully hand-crafted by some of the UK’s most talented designer-makers: they are perfect pieces for any home or to give as beautiful gifts if you can bear to part with them! The makers include madebyhandonline makers Justine Allison and Sarah Packington (pictured).

Unravel…a festival of knitting

21st - 23rd February

Region: South East

Celebrate the delights of knitting and crochet at Farnham Maltings’ tenth unravel festival. Take part in a programme of bookable workshops, talks and demonstrations led by UK and International experts. Browse and buy at the bustling marketplace featuring over 70 quality exhibitors selling yarn and fibre accessories.

Collect – The International Art Fair for Contemporary Objects

27th February - 1st March 2020

Region: London

The Crafts Council presents an unrivalled opportunity to see and buy contemporary museum-quality ceramics, glass, jewellery, wood, metal and textiles from established and emerging artists and makers represented by over 34 high-profile galleries.

The Stitch Festival

27th Feb - 1st March

Region: London

Formerly the Spring Knitting & Stitching Show, this event is a celebration of all things textiles! Whether your passion lies in knitting, crochet, dressmaking, lace making, quilting or embroidery, over 200 specialist stalls will be bursting with materials and inspiration this Spring!    

Desire Fair Chelsea

28th February - 1st March

Region: London

Desire’s jewellery and silversmithing show will be at the Kensington Town Hall this year. Exhibitors have been selected for their superb and innovative craftsmanship and have a genuine passion for the work they create. Commissioning special items is also welcomed from many of the exhibitors.

Mostyn: North Wales Print Fair

7th March

Region: Wales

The North Wales Print Fair returns to Mostyn in Llandudno, North Wales. Over 45 printmakers, from across the UK, will present work for sale in the gallery’s beautiful Edwardian spaces. Organised in partnership with the Regional Print Centre, the fair will be a fantastic opportunity for shoppers to buy affordable and original art direct from […]

new@devonguild – New members exhibition

7th March - 26th April

Region: South West

Devon Guild’s newest Members feature in a collection of many different craft disciplines including printmaking, ceramics and jewellery. There will also be opportunities to meet the makers and find out more about their work.

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