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Portal and One Year On

4th August - 22nd September

Region: Wales

LGAC have travelled the UK to select the cream of this year’s graduates in the applied arts, searching for those who are pushing the boundaries of applied art whilst maintaining and developing the traditions of their craft. These are the makers and designers destined to lead and shape the next generation of applied artists. This exhibition in the main gallery […]

Art in Clay

17th - 19th August

Region: South East

Now well established as one of the most important events in the ceramics calendar, the Art in Clay Pottery & Ceramics Festival returns to Hatfield House in August. The makers range from young imaginative students and relative newcomers to leading National and International makers.


18th - 19th August

Region: Scotland

CLOTH#18 is the first curated selling event of its kind in Scotland, dedicated to raising the profile of independent textile designers/makers from this dynamic industry from across the UK. The first show takes place at the Dovecote, Edinburgh on the 18th – 19th August 2018. CLOTH18 is the inaugural year for this celebration of textiles, promoting makers who make cloth or work with cloth to a wider discerning audience.

The Henley County Craft Show

24th - 27th August

Region: South East

See madebyhandonline maker Helen Brice in the Jewellery Marquee at the Henley County Craft Show. Marquees and outdoor markets will display handmade jewellery, homewares, clothing and more – all created by specialist craftspeople. There will also be a wide selection of artisan food and drink providers and live music.

Nourish Festival

1st September 2018

Region: South West

Nourish – Bovey Tracey’s festival of music, craft and food – will be returning for its fifth year this coming September.

Kitchen Garden

6th September - 15th December

Region: Midlands

This Christmas selling exhibition celebrates the quintessential English Kitchen Garden. It will showcase lots of beautiful, affordable gift ideas both inspired by and for use in the kitchen and the garden.

York Ceramics Fair

6th - 7th October

Region: North East

A new event from the Craft Potters Association, York Ceramics Fair presents 40 leading makers from the UK and abroad chosen through competitive selection and representing a wide range of approaches to the craft. Running alongside the fair is a two day discovery programme all about ceramics in collaboration with the Centre of Ceramic Art.

The Great Northern Contemporary Craft Fair

11th - 14th October 2018

Region: North West

The Great Northern Contemporary Craft Fair returns to Manchester featuring over 150 of the UK’s leading designer makers from established names to new graduate talent.

Made London – Marylebone

18th – 21st October

Region: London

MADE LONDON will showcase the very best and most original makers of high quality contemporary craft and design, and is a must for all makers and craft-buyers alike! At madebyhandonline.com we are delighted to be sponsors of this event again.

Art& York

26th – 28th October

Region: North East

Set over 3 days the art& show will present over 120 selected artists selling their work with a wide price range of £10-£20,000. It’s a chance to actually meet the artists, talk to them about their work and inspirations and buy and commission direct.

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