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Arts and crafts in Cambridgeshire

Cambridgeshire (including Cambridge, East Cambridgeshire, Fenland, Huntingdonshire, Peterborough and South Cambridgeshire) is in the East of England of England. It has a population of around 800,000 and covers approximately 340,000 hectares. Here is a list of nearby or neighbouring counties: Bedfordshire, Essex, Hertfordshire, Lincolnshire, Norfolk, Northamptonshire, Rutland, Suffolk.

County flag of CambridgeshireCambridgeshire has some the most ancient Neolithic sites in Britain and at 2.75 metres below sea level, Holme Fen is the lowest point in the country. The county town of Cambridgeshire is Cambridge, which is famous for being the location of Cambridge University, where visitors can appreciate the medieval architecture of the college buildings and travel by punt along the The River Cam. The University has educated many people who have gone on to be influential in the arts, sciences, politics and business and led to many science and technology start-up companies being founded in the area. Visitors to The Cambridge and County Folk Museum (Museum of Cambridge) can see exhibits reflecting the lives of local people during the past few hundred years, such as coins, textiles, costumes, toys and decorative arts. Performing arts venues in Cambridgeshire include the Cambridge Arts Theatre, the Broadway Theatre in Peterborough and the Cambridge Corn Exchange.

Kettles Yard in Cambridge holds cultural events and the gallery has a collection of paintings and sculptures by artists including Ben Nicholson, Barbara Hepworth, William Congdon and Henry Moore. The Wysing Arts Centre provides people active in the visual arts with a range of residential study, research and working facilities, such as studio and exhibition space and has strong links with artistic organisations around the world. Anglesey Abbey was converted into a Jacobean style country house during the 17th century. It is now a National Trust property where visitors can appreciate the finely furnished and decorated interiors, as well as the picturesque gardens surrounding the house. Other attractions in Cambridgeshire include The Stained Glass Museum in Ely, Peterborough Cathedral, Peckover House in Wisbech, Peterborough Museum and Wimpole Estate.

Caliston Art

Caliston Art

Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

I am a self taught artist, originally specialising in watercolours until 2019 when I ...

Valeries Arts and Crafts

Valeries Arts and Crafts

Chatteris, Cambridgeshire

I love arts and crafts in all their forms and, since childhood, have experimented with ...

Sewn Up Gifts

Sewn Up Gifts

Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire

I sew for those who appreciate handmade gifts, mainly all types of bags and cases large ...

Nati Art Boutique

Nati Art Boutique

Peterborough, Cambridgeshire

Making macramť is my passion that I like to share with others. I love creating with natural ...

RichAfric Designs

RichAfric Designs

Peterborough, Cambridgeshire

I started my business in 2018. I have always loved to sell items handmade specifically ...

Createfully Made

Createfully Made

St Ives, Cambridgeshire

We are a mother and daughter who started sewing and making goods in a mindful manner ...

Wood Glow Designs

Wood Glow Designs

Upwell, Cambridgeshire

Working out of a small farm stable I started woodglowdesigns. Using locally sourced ...

KEArrings by Kate

KEArrings by Kate

Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

Im Kate and I make polymer clay earrings and beaded jewellery. I started my small business ...

The Silver Bird

The Silver Bird

Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

Hi, I am Liz Taylor and I run The Silver Bird, an artisan, handmade jewellery business ...

WICKEN CANDLES

WICKEN CANDLES

Ely, Cambridgeshire

My passion is making high quality candles at a reasonable price and pretty and decorative ...

She Sews Things

She Sews Things

Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

I have always enjoyed making things. As a child I was always doing something creative, ...

Jewellery by Lynda Jayne

Jewellery by Lynda Jayne

Ely, Cambridgeshire

Hello, I started making jewellery as a small hobby, I decided to see if I can sell some ...

PaulineMichaels

PaulineMichaels

Alconbury, Cambridgeshire

We laser cut wood into many shapes and produce unusual clocks and wall art. We can make ...

LePlant

LePlant

Ely, Cambridgeshire

Hi, there! My name is Andi and Im a plant freak. I started collecting plants in the ...

Towelajs Crochet

Towelajs Crochet

Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire

I crochet baby items, headbands and hats for all ages.I write crochet and knitting patterns ...

Feather Clay

Feather Clay

Ely, Cambridgeshire

Handmade Clay Earrings Unique and fashion designs

The Ceramafacturers

The Ceramafacturers

Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

We are Claudine Fiche and Ian Siragher. We make Slip Cast products. Our work explores ...

Quite Contrary Jewellery

Quite Contrary Jewellery

Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

I trained at the Cass in London in both silversmithing and jewellery. It allowed me to ...

Hop Garden Workshop

Hop Garden Workshop

Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

Hop Gardens Workshop makes bespoke handmade Fresh and silk flower arrangements and sell ...

PlasmaWillie

PlasmaWillie

Wisbech, Cambridgeshire

We do not do wrought iron work...there is no category for my work... We create metal ...

Mummy Elephant Art Studio

Mummy Elephant Art Studio

Ramsey, Cambridgeshire

I am a pet portrait and wildlife artist who mainly works in soft pastels. I use high ...

Elemental Jewellery Design

Elemental Jewellery Design

Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

Handmade sterling silver jewellery. A selection of bracelets, bangles, earrings, rings, ...

Castorshea

Castorshea

Peterborough, Cambridgeshire

Castorshea stated back in September 2019. We create vegan friendly skin care products. ...

Moogies Canvas Art

Moogies Canvas Art

March, Cambridgeshire

100 percent customisable canvas art. Hand designed and hand painted by me. Variety of ...

Wilson and Co Photography

Wilson and Co Photography

Keyston, Cambridgeshire

With a documentary aesthetic I cover a range of life events such as weddings, engagements, ...

Art by Ed Foulds

Art by Ed Foulds

Haddenham, Cambridgeshire

After 18 years stuck in office jobs, Im pursuing my dream of making a living from my ...

Camera art by Will Cheung

Camera art by Will Cheung

Lower Cambourne, Cambridgeshire

Photographer Will Cheung has travelled the world with his camera capturing subjects as ...

Whittle By Whittle

Whittle By Whittle

Melbourn, Cambridgeshire

Hi, Iím Rob, owner and maker from Whittle By Whittle! I am a self taught woodworker ...

Fatbob crafts

Fatbob crafts

Godmanchester, Cambridgeshire

Quality handcrafted custom leatherwork ranging from wallets, purses and bags to motorcycle ...

Sidanged

Sidanged

St Ives, Cambridgeshire

My partner died very suddenly 2 years ago and I not only lost interest in living, but ...

Ginger Walrus

Ginger Walrus

Peterborough, Cambridgeshire

Welcome to Ginger Walrus: clothes made for your body, not anybody. My name is Katie, ...

special lovely handmade

special lovely handmade

Sawston, Cambridgeshire

I think I developed a passion for sewing at the age of 6. I used to watch my grandmother ...

Sophie Budge Art

Sophie Budge Art

Brampton, Cambridgeshire

Using only pigment liner, I am a figurative artist. I draw from life and reference photos, ...

Up Cycle Me by Leah

Up Cycle Me by Leah

Cambourne, Cambridgeshire

Rescuing and giving new life to tired or old furniture, keeping their own character and ...

Sara Davey

Sara Davey

Castle Camps, Cambridgeshire

I work in stained glass, jewellery, quilting and sewing, embroidery and needlework, painting ...

Stormy Textiles

Stormy Textiles

Thornhaugh, Cambridgeshire

Stormy textiles was set up in 2017 by Audrone as a hobby, she loves to create items and ...

I am taking part in Cambridge Open Studios 2022

I am taking part in Cambridge Open Studios 2022

Chatteris, Cambridgeshire

Once again, Iím joining many artists across Cambridgeshire for the annual Cambridge Open ...

Drawings, prints, quilts, embroidery

Drawings, prints, quilts, embroidery

Chatteris, Cambridgeshire

Iíll be opening this weekend, 24/25 July, 11-6, as part of Cambridge Open Studios 2021, ...

Cambridge Open Studios 2021

Cambridge Open Studios 2021

Chatteris, Cambridgeshire

Iím really looking forward to weekends 3 and 4 in July when Iíll be opening as part of ...

Sight Lines art exhibition at Kirtling Newmarket

Sight Lines art exhibition at Kirtling Newmarket

Chatteris, Cambridgeshire

Just had a wonderful three day exhibition at Kirtling with three other East Anglian artists: ...

Widening my horizons

Widening my horizons

Chatteris, Cambridgeshire

Iím working on several project at the moment - drawing, linocut and textile - so lots ...

Coming soon

Coming soon

Chatteris, Cambridgeshire

The latest drawing, Lucy and the Unicorn, is now completed and is at the printers for ...

Valeries Arts and Crafts

Valeries Arts and Crafts

Chatteris, Cambridgeshire

Well, weve now made the move from Surrey to Cambridgeshire and, two months down the line, ...


Gwendolen Mary Raverat

(Born 1885 in Cambridge in Cambridgeshire), Engraver

Gwendolen Mary Raverat, British artist, was known for her wood engravings and was one of the founders of the Society of Wood Engravers.