THE ROAD LESS TRAVELLED: Sharon Lomas

This week we visit Lomas & Lomas, home of interior designs for wallpaper, lampshades, cushions etc. With a career background in the advertising industry and a love of vintage china, Sharon and her partner have created a thriving business...

EXHIBITION: Narrative at Highwaymans

This is an exciting mixed show featuring a selection of artists from the Cambridge Creative Network. Each artist has their own unique identity and passion for their craft, which is evident in the quality of the work that will be on display at the...

MEET: Huiyi Tan

 Huiyi Tan
Today we are pleased to meet Huiyi Tan, an accredited contemporary jewellery designer who gained her Masters Degree in Art from Birmingham University. Originally from China, Huiyi now resides in Truro, Cornwall creating quirky pieces of jewellery....

CRAFT FAIR: Bird in Borrowed Feathers Summer Market

Bird In Borrowed Feathers is excited to announce that their very first market hosted in collaboration with Handmade Nottingham will be happening on the 18th, 19th and 20th July, taking place at The Vintage Warehouse in Nottingham.There will be...

EXHIBITION: Flower Power - Gallery at the Wharf

Flower Power - Gallery at the Wharf
 As we enter summer what better way to celebrate the longer and hopefully warmer, sunnier days than with an exhibition entitled Flower Power. Gallery at the Wharf is full of bold art, photography, glass and patchwork on the walls with...

REVIEW: Cute and Simple Woodworking

Front Cover of the book Cute and Simple Woodworking
Review by Lisa Margreet Payne Despite going to an all girl’s school, we had woodworking classes and I *loved* them. Since then I always kept this romantic idea that I would one day make some furniture and other doo-dads out of wood. It must...

FINDS: Editor's Picks from the Home & Garden Showcase

The sky is blue and the sun is shining, the washing is on the line and the smell of cut grass is wafting on the breeze.  Put down that glass of Pimms and take a gander at our rather lovely Home & Garden Showcase. Feauring gorgeous...

THE ROAD LESS TRAVELLED: Jill Lawrence

Bonjour, Tout le Monde! This week, we admire the silver plated, wire worked jewellery of designer/maker and boutique owner, Jill Lawrence. From a demanding role working within the public sector, she moved with her partner to France, 'lived the dream...

MEET: Sue Gregor

3 black leaf shadow necklace by Sue Gregor
Today, we are pleased to meet Sue Gregor, a designer specialising in surface patterns. With an MA in multidisciplinary printmaking from UWE in Bristol, Sue was able to play and experiment with dying and embossing plastics to produce her own range of...

EXHIBITION: Call Me - Kingston University Illustration and Animation Graduation Show

 ‘Call Me’ is the graduation show hosted by the Illustration & Animation students of Kingston University, hosted by the Dalston Department Store in Hackney from the 12th to the 15th June. It is a vital opportunity for the students...

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