Creative Resources for Creative People
Recent Issues of craft&design Online

craft&design Online Archive

September 2016
craft&design Online
(3.8Mb)
Our September Newsletter brings you the latest news about craft and design - Awards, Galleries, Exhibitions, Craft Fairs & Shows, Open Studios, Calls for Entries, industry News and loads more - and it's all for free!
July 2016
craft&design Online
(1.9Mb)
Our July Newsletter features a very special Preview of some of the fabulous artists and makers exhibiting and demonstrating at the fortieth and final Art in Action, along with all the latest on Craft Shows, Galleries, Exhibitions and more.
May 2016
craft&design Online
(2.2Mb)
Our May 2016 Newsletter is very special indeed! Not only are we putting the spotlight on what's going on across the nation during National Craft and Design Month, we're featuring all our award winners along with the latest news for creative people!
March 2016
craft&design Online
(1.5Mb)
There's so much going on in the craft industry at the moment that our March Newsletter really is packed with more information and inspiration than ever before! Trade Shows, craft fairs and events, courses, workshops, galleries, exhibitions, calls for entries... Ceramics, Fashion and Textiles, Silversmithing, Glass, Jewellery, Leatherwork, Blacksmithing, Furniture... Enjoy!
January 2016
craft&design Online
(1.2Mb)
Catch up with the latest on exhibitions and events, calls for entry and industry news, plus - especially for recent graduates - an invitation to apply for One Year On at New Designers 2016. Oh, and don't forget to vote - it's all in our January newsletter!
November 2015
craft&design Online
(1.5Mb)
Catch up with the latest news about Fairs & Shows, Galleries & Exhibitions, Calls for Entries, Opportunities for Designer Makers and a whole lot more, including an exciting announcement about BCTF London 2016.
September 2015
craft&design Online
(1.8Mb)
September sees the start of a really busy season of events with lots going on all over the UK, so catch-up on what's happening, when and where - and find out how professional designer makers working in Britain or Ireland can enter for our 2016 Selected Maker Awards - perhaps that's you or someone you know?
July 2015
craft&design Online
(1.8Mb)
It's Awards galore at the moment as we report on the prize winners at The British Glass Biennale, New Designers and more - along with the latest on the not-to-be-missed craft fairs and shows, gallery exhibitions, apprenticeship opportunities, and some rather tempting creative courses and workshops
May 2015
craft&design Online
(1.8Mb)
It's May so it must be National Craft and Design Month! And we start it off in style by announcing our 2015 Selected Maker Award Winners. There's lots more going on as well of course, with events, exhibitions, open studios and even a rather lovely house waiting for its new owner to discover it. Exciting times - and an exciting Newsletter too!
March 2015
craft&design Online
(1.8Mb)
As ever, our March Newsletter is full of the latest news about UK craft and design - and what a busy time it is, with calls for applications, a rare opportunity for a maker to relocate, superb gallery exhibitions, creative courses in the UK and France, plus shows and fairs - including of course the one-and-only British Craft Trade Fair.
January 2015
craft&design Online
(1.7Mb)
Did you know that craft skills generate a huge 3.4 billion for the UK economy? It's all in our January Newsletter along with news about a unique offer for a very special book, plus all the latest on Craft Courses and Workshops, Galleries and Exhibitions, Calls for Entries for designer makers and information about major Fairs and Shows both here and in Germany.
November 2014
craft&design Online
(1.4Mb)
All the latest news about Fairs, Open Studios, Events and Exhibitions in the run up to Christmas and beyond. Plus reports on recent Fairs, Ticket Offers and inspiring news about the Craft Council's Innovation Programme.
September 2014
craft&design Online
(1.3Mb)
Are you a small creative business? Then you need to download our September newsletter for hot news about Creative Business Finance, plus upcoming Fairs & Shows, Gallery Exhibitions, Open Studios and a great ticket offer for one of London's major autumn events!
July 2014
craft&design Online
(1.5Mb)
In our July 2014 Newsletter we report on the fascinating British Folk Art Exhibition at Tate Britain and announce the winner of our Associate Prize at New Designers Part 1. There's information about Travelling Fellowships for craftmakers, plus all the latest about exhibitions and events - from Art in Action to Potfest in the Pens and Park, we bring you news about the very best of the summer shows to visit. Download your copy now, it's absolutely free of charge!
May 2014
craft&design Online
(1.2Mb)
Download our May News letter free of charge and find out why we're all celebrating! Awards galore plus National Craft and Design Month...there's the latest industry news too, of course, lots for you to browse at your leisure - enjoy!
March 2014
craft&design Online
(1.2Mb)
Download our March Newsletter free of charge for the latest news about major Fairs and Shows taking place in the coming months, plus some very stylish Gallery Exhibitions. We highlight some of the designer makers who are currently making their mark. It's great to see that more than a few of them have been craft&design Award Winners in years past.
November 2013
craft&design Online
(1.0Mb)
It's always a busy time in the run up to Christmas, so it's no surprise that our November Newsletter is packed with news about lots of exciting things that are happening in the coming weeks, right though into the New Year. Inspiration for Christmas gifts
September 2013
craft&design Online
(1.5Mb)
Read the latest from the powers-that-be on how they might support craft skills training, together with news about some great places where you can learn a craft now, whilst the government is still deliberating! Plus opportunities and open studios, stunning shows and events, excellent exhibitions and some amazingly skilled designer makers.
July 2013
craft&design Online
(1.0Mb)
Accolades & Awards, Galleries & Shows, Ceramics, Jewellery, Textiles, Sculpture & Woodturning. Plus! Learn a new skill and be on TV as you do it!
May 2013
craft&design Online
(1.1Mb)
Download for the latest update re government's position on craft and a packed month of activities.
March 2013
craft&design Online
(1.6Mb)
Events, charity news, industry news, all sorts going in. Stay up-to-date by downloading our March 2013 newsletter.
January 2013
craft&design Online
(1.6Mb)
The first newsletter of our 30th year features important diary dates and some 2013 tips from of our team.
November 2012
craft&design Online
(2Mb)
Exciting new talent at Saltaire, a room of Dreams at the Harley Gallery, gorgeous Jewellery Exhibitions at the Design Museum and Ferrers Gallery and lots more...
September 2012
craft&design Online
(1.3Mb)
Our September newsletter is crammed full of lots of goings on in the world of craft. Some events taking place are for a short time only so please make sure you check the dates in good time. Hope you enjoy it!
July 2012
craft&design Online
(1.8Mb)
Everything from young, new talent to craftsmen and women at the top of their game; there's news of help for crafts businesses with the launch of a brand new mentoring scheme, prize winners, festivals and lots more to keep you busy right up to our next issue. Also can you guess which TV star we've been hanging out with this month?
May 2012
craft&design Online
(1.6Mb)
An exciting selection of events, some fantastic award winners and superb new courses getting underway. This newsletter is packed with all the latest news leading up the Diamond Jubilee.
April 2012
craft&design Online
(2.1Mb)
It's almost May and time for our nationwide celebration of British Craft and Design, here's a taster of what's going on across the nation - enjoy a whole month of creativity and don't forget to tell us all about it!
March 2012
craft&design Online
(1.3Mb)
A Prince, a Minister, National Survey results and up-to-the minute information on BCTF and other shows, there's this and lots more in our action-packed March newsletter.
January 2012
craft&design Online
(1Mb)
Here we are at the beginning of a new year that will see lots happening around the UK. Our craft&design Selected Awards and Craft and Design Month, oh and I think there's those small things like the Olympics and the Diamond Jubilee of course, so here is our first Newsletter of the year to start you off. There are things of interest for all, from calls for entries to computer security techniques and new copyright legislation.
November 2011
craft&design Online
(1Mb)
An invitation to craftsmen and women to contact Jan Lasnon at craft&design, who's working on a major government research project into crafts in the UK. Also catch up with shows, exhibitions, courses, awards and more; note our warning about an email scam that's particularly targeting artists; and there's a call for entries for artists and makers.
September 2011
craft&design Online
(1.5Mb)
Information about some great events and exhibitions coming up in the next few weeks, plus news about Awards, Craft and Design Month May 2012 and craft at Number 10 as well as lots of other topical items. And for everyone involved with craft events - organisers and exhibitors - there 's an important warning about the Expo-Guide.
November 2010
craft&design Online
(226Kb)
National Craft and Design Month gets off the ground with your events and exhibitions for May next year. What our seminars can do for your business. And how to enter our exciting new working craftsman photographic competition.
September 2010
craft&design Online
(667Kb)
Find out how you can be involved! Then read on for what's coming up soon: Fairs, Festivals, Exhibitions, Open Studios, Workshops & Courses, plus Commissions, Scholarships and Awards. And take note of our warning about the Domain Renewal Group Scam, be sure you don't get caught out.
March 2010
craft&design Online
(695Kb)
Here are some of the interim results showing how many of our readers see the current state of affairs in the UK craft industry; interestingly, more than 92% say that they are as confident, if not more confident, of the survival of their businesses than this time last year! There 's news about people working with Pottery, Glass, Textiles, Leather and Jewellery plus reminders about forthcoming Craft Fairs & Trade Shows, Exhibitions & Galleries, Awards and Opportunities for both established and new makers - there's some rather nice success stories too.
December 2009
craft&design Online
(648Kb)
We launch our 2010 craft&design Selected Awards for designer makers on 1st January; Robin Wood takes the award for 'Artisan of the Year' with Country Living Magazine and Cockpit Arts launch a new award for established makers. We're looking for people to feature in a new BBC TV series; there's news from across the UK about forthcoming trade and public events & exhibitions, plus a reassuring success story involving 'copycat' goods from China.
September 2009
craft&design Online
(528Kb)
we're proud to present the work of 6 Gold and 13 Silver Award Winning designer makers from all over Britain, with awards in 6 different categories. There's also a special item in memory of Dan Klein, with details of how to contribute to the fund which is being established in his memory through North Lands Creative Glass. And there is a Mentorship Scheme to apply for, Textiles on the Telly, Gallery Exhibitions and Open Studios, plus some words of warning about an industry 'scam' to watch out for.
June 2009
craft&design Online
(423Kb)
With top designer makers featuring recently on Channel 4 and now an exciting new series scheduled for one of the other main TV channels, traditional and contemporary crafts are coming into their own ? find out how you can be involved too! A professional jeweller talks about the huge benefits that belonging to craft Groups, Guilds or Associations can bring. Save ?10 with our special Art in Action Ticket Offer and read about forthcoming exhibitons, events and UK craft news.
April 2009
craft&design Online
(225Kb)
Expand your horizons in the new season of events with Open Studios and Art Trails, Craft Fairs and Gallery Exhibitions; and develop your skills with creative Courses & Workshops. Check out our advice on protecting your Business with Insurance Cover and Copyright Protection.
February 2009
craft&design Online
(208Kb)
- workshop tutor Debbie Siniska gives practical ideas on teaching craft workshops, we have tips for anyone taking a stand at a craft fair for the first time and some details about the Crafts Council's new Fifty-fifty programme.
December 2008
craft&design Online
(206Kb)
- business advisor Elizabeth White gives some objective advice on the steps that craftspeople can take to put themselves on a positive footing in these times of financial uncertainty.

craft&design Online Reminders

We publish an issue of craft&design online every two months - they are available here on the craft&design website in pdf format. If you would like an email reminder to let you know when each issue is available, you can sign up for craft&design Online reminders.
If you find that you are having problems opening craft&design Online, try downloading the latest version of Adobe Reader. It's available as a free download at get.adobe.com/reader
 
www.greatnorthernevents.co.uk

craft&design Blog

Anna Lambert at The Craft Centre & Design Gallery, LeedsAnna Lambert at The Craft Centre & Design Gallery, Leeds

Keep an eye on our Blog to stay to date with what's going on and what's coming up 

Facebook
Twitter
© Copyright 2017 PSB Design & Print Consultants Ltd. P.O. Box 5, Driffield, East Yorkshire, YO25 8JD