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Selling locally handmade art, craft & design by members of The Art & Craft Guild of Lancashire including guest artists who live and work in Lancashire. The theme Country Matters can be seen throughout the gallery shop.
Beach Shack Project Exhibition
Currently on at the Brighton Fishing Quarter Gallery is an exciting exhibition showcasing a vast array of talented local artists, organised by Hannah Marshall of the Beach Shack Project.
Front Cover of Café Kitchen
Review by Lisa Margreet Payne
Handprinted Fair
The first Handprinted Contemporary Print Fair launches in Canary Wharf on the evening of Wednesday 15 April 2015.  This is a free, artist-led event set up to celebrate traditional hand printing processes and showcase talented London based printmakers. 
MADE London and MADE Brighton - Call for Makers
MADE LONDON is one of the top selling events for designer/makers in Europe, showcasing the best and most original makers in this country and beyond, and exhibiting the highest of quality in contemporary craft and design. 
Kew Gardens
'Handmade at Kew' is an exciting new contemporary craft event held in the prestigious UNESCO world heritage site, the Royal Botanic Gardens in Kew. The show offers makers an inspiring location to exhibit exquisite work of high quality, tradition and heritage to a discerning audience.
Commissioned Wedding Dresses by Maria Pulley
Many designers and makers produce beautiful handmade pieces for the wedding industry, as Brides all want something unique and original that reflect their own personality on their special day. Our wedding showcase features just a few of these talented makers from across the UK, so if you know a Bride-to-be, don't hesitate to share it with them! Below is just a taster, you can view the whole showcase here
Front Cover of Cut Out and Keep
Review by Maggy Woodley of Red Ted Art
The internet is an extraordinary thing; I have spent nearly 7 years working with various people on UK Handmade without ever meeting them. We can share work, ideas and information without leaving our computers (or houses, come to that). Every year, we say we will go to this event or that event and it never happens, so Bebe and I decided this time to make the effort, get on the train - travelling to London from opposite directions - and meet in the flesh for the first time since we started working together online all those years ago!
Front Cover of Arm and Finger Knitting
Review by Maggy Woodley of Red Ted Art
The Keep it Local team are delighted to announce an exciting new venue for this year’s series of Craft Fairs.  The Llama Park at Wych Cross is set in the stunning scenery of the Ashdown Forest near Forest Row and the first dates are over the Easter weekend on Sunday/Monday 5th/6th April 2015.