OPPORTUNITIES: Sell Your Products in the Maidenhead Craft Coop

Following 2 years in successful pop up shops the Craft Coop is opening its doors to new members in Maidenhead.Would you like to sell your products in the Craft Coop?PopUp shops provide retail entrepreneurs access to sought-after High Street spaces,...

THE ROAD LESS TRAVELLED: Stacey Harrison

This week we meet Stacey Harrison, one half of the sister duo behind Scamp. As a busy mum of three, Stacey has worked hard to establish a successful business offering beautiful baby wares featuring bright colours and bold designs...Tell us about...

FINDS: A Simple Life

WrappeD - modern minimalist wire-wrapped sterling silver D shape ring by edhelien
The busier my life gets the more I'm drawn to clean, simple lines and peaceful colours, which the following designers have in spades. Now all I need is a clean uncluttered house to put them in....Porcelain Jug by Rebecca CallisCornwall Chair by...

MEET: Hugh Leishman

Hugh Leishman - A walnut bowl in the winter sunshine at Harlow Carr
Today we are pleased to meet woodturner and craftsman Hugh Leishman.  Based in West Yorkshire, Hugh designs and creates practical objects that reveal the beauty of the wood and develop their own history over time.Please introduce yourself.I...

REVIEW: Adventures in Letterpress

Letterpress has experienced a renaissance. Rescuing cast-iron presses from the scrapheap, artists and designers are breathing life back into the art of traditional printing and returning to the “tactile, retro and idiosyncratic” craft of the hand-...

OPPORTUNITIES: MadeByHandOnline - Call For Makers

Madebyhandonline are really proud of their community of makers. In the past year, they have worked on different projects celebrating their makers and strengthened the audience for Contemporary Craft, both online and at events around the country....

OPPORTUNITIES: Sue Ryder Handmade Competition

Sue Ryder is a national charity based in the UK. They have 13 care centres across the UK, providing compassionate care and support for people with palliative, long-term and end of life needs. http://www.sueryder.org/As with all charities,...

MEET: Emily Ketteringham

Screen Printer Emily Ketteringham
Today we are pleased to meet Emily Ketteringham - a screen printer and illustrator from Bristol. Emily creates artwork based on the sights of Bristol and enjoys being involved with community projects. Emily also has a new website to showcase all her...

THE ROAD LESS TRAVELLED: Sue Maton

  This week we travel to The Mercerie to meet textile artist, Sue Maton. Since making the move away from being a college lecturer she has tapped in to her own creative energies to produce a stunning collection of crocheted and knitted...

MEET: Kimberley Woodcock

Kimberly Woodcock
Today we are please to meet Kimberley Woodcock who runs The Little Button Co, a fabulous small business based in Yorkshire that designs and creates handmade homewares, including cushions, memo boards, lampshades and mugs. Can you tell us a bit about...

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