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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.

Summer Craft and Gift Fayre

Summer Craft and Gift Fayre

Keyston Village Hall, Keyston, Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire

Sunday, 7 June 2020

Cambridge Autumn Food Craft and Gift Fair

Cambridge Autumn Food Craft and Gift Fair

Parkers Piece, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

Saturday, 19 September 2020 (2 day event)

Handmade Designs by CAL

Handmade Designs by CAL

Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

My name is Cheryl Liston and Im an artist living and working in Cambridgeshire. I love painting seascapes, landscapes and wildlife images. ...

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 ...

NorthorpeArt

NorthorpeArt

Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

I have been enjoying drawing since i was a child, but had a break when I had children (apart from painting Disney characters on my sons ...

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 ...

RichAfric Designs

RichAfric Designs

Peterborough, Cambridgeshire

I started my business in 2018. I have always loved to sell items handmade specifically from Ghana. Most of our beaded jewellery is made ...

Naushad Arts

Naushad Arts

Trumpington, Cambridgeshire

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

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. ...

Made With Love

Made With Love

Ely, Cambridgeshire

My passion is making pretty and decorative Greetings Cards all by hand - each one unique. Having just retired from a City of London Law ...

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 ...

The Revamp Shack

The Revamp Shack

Peterborough, Cambridgeshire

Upcycling furniture has been a passion for me since childhood when I would decorate and paint dolls furniture and my bedroom furniture ...

NorthorpeArtdotCom

NorthorpeArtdotCom

Stapleford, Cambridgeshire

I am new to UK CraftFairs and would like to share my artwork with other like minded crafters. I have been drawing sketches of people, animals ...

Mandy Sterling

Mandy Sterling

Peterborough, Cambridgeshire

I am a potter, based in Peterborough creating various forms of ceramics, both functional and decorative. I use both hand-building techniques ...

Towelajscrochet

Towelajscrochet

Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire

I crochet baby items, headbands and hats for all ages.I write crochet and knitting patterns which i sell online. Am passionate about headwear ...

The Ceramafacturers

The Ceramafacturers

Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

We are Claudine Fiche and Ian Siragher. We make Slip Cast products. Our work explores the opportunities provided by 3D printing technologies ...

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, location/environmental portaiture and have recently ...

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 ...

Picture Synthesis

Picture Synthesis

Peterborough, Cambridgeshire

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

Kate Aldridge Art

Kate Aldridge Art

St Neots, Cambridgeshire

Bio of Kate Aldridge Art After graduating from Cambridge School of Art in 2008 with a BA (hons) in Fine Art Printmaking, Kate began her ...

Quite Contrary Jewellery

Quite Contrary Jewellery

Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

I trained at the Cass in London in both silversmithing and jewellery. It allowed me to pursue a dream to work with the beautiful materials ...

Sara Davey

Sara Davey

Castle Camps, Cambridgeshire

I work in stained glass, jewellery, quilting and sewing, embroidery and needlework, painting and drawing, and paper craft. I make custom ...

this little piggie

this little piggie

Ramsey, Cambridgeshire

Hi There my name is Paula Lenk and I have been drawing and crafting for as long as I can remember. I have just started my own brand called ...

Entulisso Ltd

Entulisso Ltd

St Ives, Cambridgeshire

A word from the Founder - Karen Beck. Now in my autumn years, I am living out a lifelong ambition to bring together marvelous collections ...

Stormy Textiles

Stormy Textiles

Thornhaugh, Cambridgeshire

Stormy textiles was set up in 2017 by Audrone as a hobby, she loves to create items and feels it helps the planet by recycling. She started ...

The Enchanted Plaza

The Enchanted Plaza

Peterborough, Cambridgeshire

I run a small business which rent out shelves to crafters so they can sell what they love to make. We also run craft workshops for children ...

Kate Janssens Jewellery

Kate Janssens Jewellery

Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

My jewellery has a connection with the natural world, I draw inspiration from the elegance of the landscape, animals and plants. I work ...

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 ...

Orna Metal uk

Orna Metal uk

Peterborough, Cambridgeshire

I am a metal artist inspired by nature. Orna-Metal UK Specialises in Steel Metal Craft. I manufacture quality handmade Garden Features, ...

Elemental Jewellery Design

Elemental Jewellery Design

Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

Handmade sterling silver jewellery. A selection of bracelets, bangles, earrings, rings, pendants and necklaces. Inspired by shape and colour ...

Greta Grigaliunaite

Greta Grigaliunaite

Peterborough, Cambridgeshire

I create jewelry for every day wearing. It is more casual jewelry, but some of these is perfect for celebritions as well. I made it from ...

Eclectic Allsorts

Eclectic Allsorts

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 ...

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 ...

Love From Kate Designs

Love From Kate Designs

Buckden, Cambridgeshire

Love from Kate Designs focuses on handmade items that add a touch of unique beauty to your home. We focus on taking the unwanted and ...

Tom

Tom

Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

I am artist working in many different materials slate wood I also do prints drawings paintings in watercolour

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: Michael Walton (drawings), Kathryn Hearn (hand-built ...

Widening my horizons...

Widening my horizons...

Chatteris, Cambridgeshire

Iím working on several project at the moment - drawing, linocut and textile - so lots of ideas buzzing in my brain. Have just started posting ...

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 ...


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.