WORKSHOPS: Diamond Awl Leather Courses

Diamond Awl Leather Courses
Diamond Awl Leather Workshop have launched leather making courses in Woodend Mill Near Saddleworth,  Lancashire.These courses will be based around our own ethos of using traditional hand techniques and the finest leather to make authentic...

MEET: Nicolette Dawn

Boxing hares, finished and painted
Today we are pleased to meet sculptor Nicolette Dawn from the south coast of Dorset. Nicolette uses chicken wire and paint to create quirky, life-sized birds and animals for the home and garden. Please tell us about yourself and how you started...

NEWS: New Free Natural Skincare eBook from Adore Naturals

Go Natural
AdoreNaturals.co.uk is an online shop selling handmade natural and organic skincare made with love in the UK. Based in Pwllheli, North Wales and launched in August last year, Managing Director and founder Tina Skinner started the website to help...

THE ROAD LESS TRAVELLED: Becky Moore

This week we visit the workshop of Becky Moore. Hailing from a city with a proud heritage in the textile industry, Becky has stepped away from a career in the Education sector to follow in the footsteps of former family members and make beautiful...

CRAFT FAIR: We Are Handmade Makers at Old Spitalfields Market

If you’re looking for a unique gift for this Mother’s Day you’ll be able to find stylish and original handmade items at Old Spitalfields Market on Saturday 29th March from 11am – 5pm. There will be over 30 makers selling their contemporary and...

MEET: Juliette Hadland of UrbanFox

New image by Juliette Hadland
Today we meet surface pattern designer and printer Juliette Hadland of UrbanFox. Juliette is based in Leeds, Yorkshire and screenprints her fabulous designs onto lots of different media to produce a wide range of homewares, accessories and T-shirts....

FINDS: Editor's Picks from the Spring Showcase

Who would have believed that we would ever see sunshine again after a such dreadfully wet and dreary winter? And yet here it is, the sun has made an appearance, the sky is actually blue, and the birds and bees are getting busy in the garden!Our...

OPPORTUNITIES: Sheffield Print Fair at Millenium Galleries - Call for Printmakers

Sheffield Print Fair
  The first event in the Sheffield Print Fair's calendar is a collaboration with Museums Sheffield, and the 'Printing Sheffield' exhibition they currently have on at the venue until June 2014. The print fair will host 35...

REVIEW: Treat Petite

Front Cover of the book Treat Petite
Hands up, who here has a sweet tooth? *Counts* quite a few of you, well that’s handy, because this little book is full of sugary goodness. Firstly, check out the cover! I'm not always a fan of candy stripes, particularly if they are in a...

EVENT: Vintage Bazaar Join Forces with #vintagefindhour

There’s nothing vintage enthusiasts enjoy more than a bit of ‘show and tell’ which is why The Vintage Bazaar and twitter tour de force #vintagefindhour have come together to bring you a fabulous shopping and chatting experience. Sarah Jane who runs...

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