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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.

The Cambridge Food Garden and Produce Show

The Cambridge Food Garden and Produce Show

Parkers Piece, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

Saturday, 15 September 2018 (2 day event)

Cambridgeshire Autumn Crafts and Food Fair

Cambridgeshire Autumn Crafts and Food Fair

Wood Green Animal Shelter, Godmanchester, Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire

Saturday, 6 October 2018 (2 day event)

Christmas Fair at Nene Park

Christmas Fair at Nene Park

Ferry Meadows Country Park, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire

Saturday, 24 November 2018 (2 day event)

Cambridgeshire Christmas Crafts and Food Fair

Cambridgeshire Christmas Crafts and Food Fair

Wood Green Animal Shelter, Godmanchester, Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire

Saturday, 8 December 2018 (2 day event)

Lindylou x

Lindylou x

Peterborough, Cambridgeshire

I make bespoke home decor, tote bags and soft toys. My speciality at the moment are my Lindylou x rabbits, each one is different and ...

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 many of them. In the 1960s I took design and pattern ...

Handmade Designs by CAL

Handmade Designs by CAL

Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

I have always enjoyed art and have painted many scenes over the years. I decided to take these pictures a step further and had them printed ...

Avana Jewellery

Avana Jewellery

Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire

and #8203 My work is bespoke and made in the U.K in my studio in Cambridgeshire. My designs are influenced by nature, texture light and ...

NaushadArts

NaushadArts

Trumpington, Cambridgeshire

Naushad Waheed - MA PUBLIC ARTS - University 0f Bolton Starting my illustrious career in 1976, it has been ridden with awards and fame. ...

Burgess Hall Events and Conference Centre

Burgess Hall Events and Conference Centre

St Ives, Cambridgeshire

Burgess Hall Events and Conference centre adjoining One Leisure St Ives is the premier entertainment, events and conferencing venue in ...

Jane Crisp

Jane Crisp

Ely, Cambridgeshire

I create practical home and garden-ware products that amplify traditional techniques and are inspired by my native Norfolk and Cambridgeshire ...

Knitting Needle Lane

Knitting Needle Lane

Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

We are an online shop with a Cambridge Market Stall every Sunday. We have a large selection of stock for all your Knitting/Crochet requirements. ...

The Busy Box Room

The Busy Box Room

Whittlesey, Cambridgeshire

I am first and foremost a jeweller working in precious metals. I initially trained in metalwork back in 1995 and ran a small jewellery ...

Gift and Art

Gift and Art

Chatteris, Cambridgeshire

Hello everyone, We are Gift and Art a small online business trying to get our products in stores and start a few markets. Our company provides ...

CreativecubesDesigns

CreativecubesDesigns

Ely, Cambridgeshire

Handmade cube design jewellery . Using Stirling silver, swarovski crystals, genuine gemstones, cut glass and specialist beads. Each piece ...

Jonathans Crafts

Jonathans Crafts

St Neots, Cambridgeshire

I run a business, providing high quality knitting kits for functional household items and as decorations for festive occasions. I love ...

PlasmaWillie

PlasmaWillie

Wisbech, Cambridgeshire

We do not do wrought iron work....there is no category for my work..... We create metal artwork for your garden or home of our own designs ...

PictureSynthesis

PictureSynthesis

Peterborough, Cambridgeshire

Have you been looking for something personal and unique, something no one else has? Handcrafted wooden marquetry pictures of lifes most ...

Mr and Mrs

Mr and Mrs

Willingham, Cambridgeshire

We are a husband and wife team who are chasing our dream of self suficiency. We belive there is another way to live a simpler way and ...

Coffee cart

Coffee cart

Peterborough, Cambridgeshire

Coffee cart specialises in hot and cold drinks, from a mobile unit serving Cappuccinos Latte Americano Espresso Hot chocolate Tea with ...

Grans Attic

Grans Attic

March, Cambridgeshire

Hi, my name is Roz and i design my own patterns for knitted cable cushions, I also make cushions with cross stitch desgins. I make bags, ...

Krafty Kreations by Kirty

Krafty Kreations by Kirty

March, Cambridgeshire

The supply of hand-made dried flowers and natural decorations, for home decorations, birthdays, parties and wedding celebrations. By ...

Peros Jewellery

Peros Jewellery

Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire

I used to help my Mum put stones into custom jewellery when I was young and loved all the different colours and designs. I have been interested ...

Sara Davey

Sara Davey

Castle Camps, Cambridgeshire

I run a small handmade subscription box business from my home that is themed towards travel, inspiration, and lifeís journey and it is ...

EclecticAllsorts

EclecticAllsorts

Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

Thrown and hand-built ceramics, all of which are original designs: bowls large and small, chopstick holders, soap dishes, vases, outdoor ...

Lorraine

Lorraine

HUNTINGDON, Cambridgeshire

I started embroidery many moons ago, first by hand, and then progressing to an embroidery machine. I was inspired by my grandmother who ...

Different Places

Different Places

St Neots, Cambridgeshire

My collection of photography of different places, printed as greeting cards with blank insides for your own message. Canvases available ...

etui coterie

etui coterie

Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire

We are .... Crafts women who are passionate about having the right tools for the job. This has led us into making essentials for crafting ...

Francesca Dahlia Sugar Flowers

Francesca Dahlia Sugar Flowers

Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

With a First Class Diploma from Leiths School and Wine and a Grand Diploma from Peggy Porchenís Academy, Francesca has been making and ...

Craig Pattrick Illustration

Craig Pattrick Illustration

Perry, Cambridgeshire

Craig Pattrick is an illustrator who works from his home studio near Grafham Water in Cambridgeshire. He completed an MA in Childrenís ...

Willowbarn Workshop

Willowbarn Workshop

Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire

At the Willowbarn Workshop we design and carve beautiful gifts for friends, family and home. Our solid hardwood designs, obtained from ...

Carole Boyer Artist

Carole Boyer Artist

Peterborough, Cambridgeshire

Carole Boyer is an international selling artist, specialising in Encaustic wax art. This is a method using a small hot iron, a hot stylus ...

Buds2bloom

Buds2bloom

St Neots, Cambridgeshire

Handmade Floral Hair garlands, accessories, Fascinators and everything floral for Weddings Day at races festival etc

Sue Peck Design and Sew

Sue Peck  Design and Sew

Peterborough, Cambridgeshire

Sewing is my passion and I have been sewing for over 50 years. I specialise in handcrafted items and pride myself not only on the quality ...

Tracys cottage crafts

Tracys cottage crafts

Peterborough, Cambridgeshire

I create homemade smellies, soap and crochet items I also sometimes have candles, incense and crystal dependent on stock. I make everything ...

Special occasions

Special occasions

Peterborough, Cambridgeshire

We have both done jobs in the pass that we have not settled into because we have both wanted to set our own business up in craft making. ...

Made By Ashleigh

Made By Ashleigh

Peterborough, Cambridgeshire

Handmade jewellery, made with gemstones, wire and macrame. I make necklaces, bracelets, earrings and watches and can make bespoke personalised ...

LiLu2015

LiLu2015

Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

We are promoting and selling hand crafted products from across Europe. We also make and sell our own brand. Mainly we sell leather bags ...

Jennie Crafts

Jennie Crafts

March, Cambridgeshire

Hi Im Jennies Crafts and I make a wide range of hand maded procduct, like crochet teddys and other aminals, crochet scraves, gloves, hats ...

Plush Addict

Plush Addict

Peterborough, Cambridgeshire

We are an online fabric and haberdashery business based in Peterborough in Cambridgeshire. We sell all sorts of fabrics for quilting, craft ...

Coming soon

Coming soon

Chatteris, Cambridgeshire

The latest drawing, Lucy and the Unicorn, is now completed and is at the printers for scanning. Will add a picture to my page shortly ...

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, are almost sorted out. It was a mammoth task ...

My logo to watch out for

My logo to watch out for

Peterborough, Cambridgeshire

Just thought I would include a picture of my logo if which I am proud of because it was drawn for me by my lovely granddaughter so it is ...

Valentines day hearts

Valentines day hearts

Peterborough, Cambridgeshire

Good morning everybody. I am busy making my valentines day hearts, take a look at my shop window! I sell them individually but can do ...

Hi Im new Lindylou x.

Hi Im new  Lindylou x.

Peterborough, Cambridgeshire

Hi my business name is Lindylou x. I started in August 2015 when I had a broken foot, lots of time to kill. I love to be creative and ...

Jennies Crafts

Jennies Crafts

March, Cambridgeshire

I am Jennies Crafts and I make a wide range of handmade crochet products from teddys, scraves, hats, gloves and shawls. I aslo sell products ...

New Kit Overview Random Phone Cases

New Kit Overview Random Phone Cases

St Neots, Cambridgeshire

I am pleased to release a new kit, random phone cases. This kit is a brilliant way to teach new knitters lots of different techniques ...

First Item in My Range Tea Cosies

First Item in My Range Tea Cosies

St Neots, Cambridgeshire

After a lot of designing and sourcing of knitting supplies, I am happy to be able to share details for one of my first knitting kits. ...

Starting to take bookings

Starting to take bookings

Bottisham, Cambridgeshire

We have started taking in some bookings already for our craft fair in November. It seems such a long way off! Running a craft fair is a ...


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.