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17 June ‘18 »
Sun 17 June ‘18

Whittling Wildlife in Wood with Dave Harter - Birds

Event Type: Craft Course/Workshop
It's addictive! Relaxing, absorbing and creative & has a small low tech kit list -a lump of wood, a craft knife & your lap.
During this course Dave will teach you traditional hand carving, whittling, skills, using craft knives and other specialist hand tools provided to enable you to complete a bird in just a day.
About the organiser
Quirky Workshops @ Greystoke Cycle Cafe Tea Garden,
Greystoke Cycle Cafe Tea Garden,
Poplin Dub, Greystoke,
Penrith,
Cumbria,
CA11 0UT   map
 
30 June · 1 July · 7-8 Aug ‘18 »
Sat 30 June · Sun 1 July · Tues 7 - Wed 8 Aug ‘18

A Quirky Workshop - Making an Original Traditional English Long Bow with Tony Saunders

Event Type: Craft Course/Workshop
During this two day course you will start with a selected quarter length of ash called a stave which will be reduced using the traditional axe and bill hook tools of yesteryear. In time the students will each move onto a shavehorse where the draw knife and finally spoke shave will be the tool of choice. The stave will then be 'trained' and finally the bow string made.
About the organiser
Quirky Workshops & Greystoke Cycle Cafe,
Greystoke, Penrith,
Cumbria,
CA110UT   map
 
30 June - 29 Sept ‘18 »
Sat 30 June - Sat 29 Sept ‘18

On the Block Exhibition

Event Type: Gallery Exhibition
Wonderful collections of contemporary ceramics, wood and works in mixed media that are given a platform as part of their creation to raise their profile as a special object. These statement pieces for the home or the garden showcase the very best of contemporary craft in the UK today by established makers and some talented new makers fresh on the craft scene. Pictured; Anya Keeley.
About the organiser
The Craft Centre & Design Gallery,
City Art Gallery,
The Headrow,
Leeds,
West Yorkshire,
LS1 3AB   map
 
11 July ‘18 »
Wed 11 July ‘18

Willow Sculptures at Greystoke with Phil Bradley- SHEEP

Event Type: Craft Course/Workshop
Phil Bradley has been running Willow days here for 10 years, a Cumbrian Willow Master growing organic willow. Very popular courses, Phils teaching is excellent and he always keeps students on track so they make fabulous sculptures
Fresh coffee & lovely 2 course lunch inc, working in the garden in the summer and our warm converted studio barn in cooler weather.Aga lunches in our farmhouse kitche
About the organiser
Quirky Workshops,
Greystoke Cycle Cafe Tea Garden,
Greystoke,
Penrith,
Cumbria,
CA11 0UT   map
 
12-21 July ‘18 »
Thurs 12 - Sat 21 July ‘18

Designer Crafts 2018

Event Types: Craft Fair/Show · Gallery Exhibition
2018 is the 130th Anniversary of The Society of Designer Craftsmen, formerly the Arts & Crafts Exhibition Society. Chelsea College offers a new and exciting venue for the Society.
In addition to the selected exhibition of works which will be for sale, we will also be including our popular Shop within the Show.
About the organiser
Chelsea College of Art & Design,
16 John Islip Street,
London,
SW1P 4JU   map
 
25-26 July ‘18 »
Wed 25 - Thurs 26 July ‘18

Hazel-Framed Baskets 'by Knife'

Event Type: Craft Course/Workshop
Day 1 will include a lot of bushcraft - cyntells, gypsy craft, material selection, dressing with a knife (technique applicable to much split wood basketry and skeined work), riving, stripping, dressing and soaking.
Day 2 starts with preparing the main frame spelks and taws, before weaving & creating your own beautiful Hazel basket.
Incls lovely 2 course Aga lunches.
About the organiser
Quirky Workshops, Greystoke Cycle Cafe, The Lake District,
Greystoke Cycle Cafe Tea Garden,
Poplin Dub, Greystoke,
Penrith,
Cumbria,
CA11 0UT   map
 
27-29 July ‘18 »
Fri 27 - Sun 29 July ‘18

Chichester Art Craft & Design Market

Event Types: Craft Fair/Show · Craft Market
Our Art, Craft & design market offer the discerning shopper a chance to purchase direct from our talented, makers, designer and retailers. You can expect to see an array of ceramics, textiles, artwork, furniture, jewellery, accessories as well as some delicious food & drink. We proudly support small local businesses & this event gives our exhibitors a great platform to promote their products.
About the organiser
Chichester City Centre,
North Street & East Street,
Chichester,
West Sussex,
PO19 1QG
 
4, 5 Aug ‘18 »
Sat 4, Sun 5 Aug ‘18

Traditional Pole Lathe turning with Chris Helliwell

Event Type: Craft Course/Workshop
Be a bodger for a day! Chris brings many lathes & each is driven/ worked by one person.
4th Aug - Beginners
5th Aug - Bowls
You will learn to prepare the wood from a freshly cut log section, select which part to use and how to reduce it in readiness for the lathe using a draw knife & the saw horse
Once you get on the pole lathe you'll realise it's quite physical!
About the organiser
Quirky Workshops @ Greystoke Cycle Cafe,
Greystoke Cycle Cafe,
Penrith,
Cumbria,
CA11 0UT   map
 
4-26 Aug ‘18 »
Sat 4 - Sun 26 Aug ‘18

3d/2d West End Fair

Event Type: Craft Fair/Show
150+ Makers, Artists and Designers selling only their own work.
About the organiser
West End Fair,
St John's Church,
Princes Street,
Edinburgh,
EH2 4BJ   map
 
10-12 Aug ‘18 »
Fri 10 - Sun 12 Aug ‘18

Handmade Edinburgh 2018 - Call For Applications

Event Type: Call for Entry
We welcome applications from individual makers, groups and galleries of contemporary craft working in the following disciplines: furniture, metal, ceramics, glass, jewellery, textiles, woodwork, paper and sculpture.
The deadline for applications is 28 February 2018.
About the organiser
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh,
Inverleith Row/Arboretum Place,
Edinburgh,
EH3 5LR   map
 
 

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