The UK arts and crafts community
- Craft event organisers
Promote the craft fairs, exhibitions, workshops or courses you are running both on the site and in Craft Weekly. Enable exhibitors looking for fairs at which to sell their arts and crafts work to contact you about booking stalls. Attract members of the public looking for craft fairs to attend as customers, or courses where they can learn the skills to create their own arts and crafts.
- Arts and craft people
Create your own craft exhibitor page to promote your work and engage with customers who are looking to purchase or commission handmade arts and crafts. Find craft fairs where you can sell your work and meet other members of the craft community. Find suppliers of materials you use in your work and learn more about what others in the community are doing.
- Craft materials and services
If you supply materials, tools or services to people working in UK arts and crafts, you can easily create your own craft supplier page in minutes. Promote your business, enabling arts and crafts exhibitors or organisers looking for what you supply to contact you. If you also run a real world shop you can include a map with useful information such opening times.
- Clubs, associations, guilds and societies
If you run a UK arts or crafts group, club, guild, association or society, creating a page on UKCraftFairs can help to promote it, raising awareness and opening communication with other members.
- Craft event venues
If you own or manage a UK venue, which is suitable for the running of arts and crafts events, promote them to organisers looking for places to run their fairs, shows, exhibitions, workshops or courses. You can easily create your own page in minutes, providing relevant details of your facilities and information for both organisers looking to hire a venue and event visitors.
- Craft publications
If you run an arts and crafts magazine or publish material of interest to the creative community in the UK you can promote them to a wider readership.
- Customers, visitors or patrons
Find exhibitors selling their arts and crafts, helping to support work handmade in the UK. Find craft fairs to visit and sign up for craft weekly, your what’s on guide to upcoming fairs. courses and exhibitions in your region. Read blogs written by our members and guides to a range of arts and crafts. If you are inspired, find resources to get you started running your own arts and crafts business.
Joining the community has many benefits, like being able to contact other crafts people or promoting your craft activities and craft fairs, courses etc). If you have any questions, we would love to hear from you, just contact us, to let us know what you're thinking.
Craft publications section
A collection of craft business and craft how to pages