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Arts and crafts in East Midlands

East Midlands has a population of around 4,745,000 and covers approximately 6,521 square miles. Here is a list of counties in East Midlands: Derbyshire, Leicestershire, Lincolnshire, Northamptonshire, Nottinghamshire, Rutland.

Cottage Cards Artists and Crafters Fair

Cottage Cards Artists and Crafters Fair

Facebook, Oadby, Leicestershire

Saturday, 29 May 2021 (3 day event)

Craft and Gift Marquee within Food Festival Hardwick Hall

Craft and Gift Marquee within Food Festival Hardwick Hall

Hardwick Hall, Chesterfield, Derbyshire

Friday, 30 July 2021 (2 day event)

Craft and Gift Fair Dobbies Chesterfield

Craft and Gift Fair Dobbies Chesterfield

Dobbies Garden Centre, Barlborough Links, Chesterfield, Derbyshire

Friday, 22 October 2021 (3 day event)

Neil Lloyd

Neil Lloyd

Leicester, Leicestershire

Production of hand painted works of art. Including paintings of interiors. magical realism and portraiture. Three D painting including ...

Benjamin Bramma Metal Sculptures

Benjamin Bramma Metal Sculptures

Spalding, Lincolnshire

Benjamin has been involved in art all of his life due to family connections. He has developed a passion for working with mild steel creating ...

Owl Studios

Owl Studios

Northampton, Northamptonshire

I am a freelance artist working in pottery, painting and relief printing in my studio in Northampton. A retired theatrical production manager ...

Alec Padley

Alec Padley

Worksop, Nottinghamshire

The Pens and Pencils I make from a variety of woods exotic and native also in acrylics, corian each one is a work of art as not two are ...

Sherlox Boutique

Sherlox Boutique

Chesterfield, Derbyshire

Sherlox Boutique is a new venture inspired by my passion for jewellery and clothing, and a desire to work from home in Chesterfield, Derbyshire. ...

Sue Wilkins Childrens Author

Sue Wilkins Childrens Author

Matlock, Derbyshire

My five story books are suitable for children aged from birth to 8 years old. Each book has its own character soft toy, which is available ...

HandMade Spoons Wood Sculpture

HandMade Spoons Wood Sculpture

Northampton, Northamptonshire

Hand-carved wooden objects, adorned with traditional folk motifs that are found throughout Historical symbolism the sun, spike, cross, ...

Lillyford Mill Jewellery

Lillyford Mill Jewellery

Great Easton, Leicestershire

Hi, I am Rosie Edridge, a jewellery designer/maker based in the beautiful Leicestershire countryside, and I have been handcrafting my own ...

Maggies Farm Crafts

Maggies Farm Crafts

Markfield, Leicestershire

I create beautiful handmade soft furnishings for your home. Cushions are made without plastic zips, i use my own screen prints, Harlequin, ...

Thunderbug Textiles

Thunderbug Textiles

Ripley, Derbyshire

Hi, my name is Toni, and I run Thunderbug Textiles. Based just North of Derby, UK, Iím an alumna of Derby University, where I graduated ...

Its the little things

Its the little things

Alfreton, Derbyshire

I make and recycle items and gifts for the home and garden - my style is shabby chic, country farmhouse and vintage. All my items are either ...

Underwood Work

Underwood Work

Market Harborough, Leicestershire

I have always been interested in woodwork from an early age. I grew up in Market Harborough in Leicestershire where, at the age of 16, ...

The Jellyfish Tree

The Jellyfish Tree

Derby, Derbyshire

Polymer clay creations designed to put a smile on your face! All of my models are handmade Ė no moulds or paints are used and I am always ...

handcrafted soap

handcrafted soap

Nottingham, Nottinghamshire

We specialise in the manufacture handmade soaps, bath bombs, bath salts, melts, bath muffins and bath souffles. Our high quality products ...

Whitlock Wooden Designs

Whitlock Wooden Designs

Northampton, Northamptonshire

Hi, my name is John and I started woodworking in 2000. I make handmade fountain pens and wooden ballpoint pens made with exotic and temperate ...

Spiro Crafts

Spiro Crafts

Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire

Spiro Crafts was borne after I suffered a set back in health when diagnosed with arthritis in several joints and also medication controlled ...

Thimbellina

Thimbellina

Leicetser, Leicestershire

I produce quality handmade products which are unlike anything you would find in a shop. Using a broad range of natural fabrics such as ...

The Orchard Contemporary Crafting

The Orchard Contemporary Crafting

Leicester, Leicestershire

If you enjoy crafting then you will love our up and coming classes. We are based in Leicester and offer a wide variety of techniques for ...

Krisiknits

Krisiknits

Boston, Lincolnshire

I design and create mainly adult sized clothing often combining fabrics, knitting and crochet and using historical techniques. I also make ...

Peirce Designs

Peirce Designs

Doncaster, Lincolnshire

My business is a labour of love from my home. I sell engraved wooden signs, kitchen chopping boards, perfect little gifts such as egg boards ...

Karen Adam Pet Portraits

Karen Adam Pet Portraits

Nottingham, Nottinghamshire

I take commissions for pet portraits done mostly in pastel on velour which is just perfect for soft fur texture, but take commissions in ...

Engravings on Glass

Engravings on Glass

Glossop, Derbyshire

Engraved glass items for sale and work may be undertaken on commission. All my work is engraved by hand. I have engraved portraits of people ...

Nature Witch

Nature Witch

Belper, Derbyshire

I paint pictures and greeting cards using watercolour paints and recycled card. I make rag wreaths from copper wire rings and recycled ...

Amelia Hemmings Printmaker

Amelia Hemmings Printmaker

Brackley, Northamptonshire

I am a printmaker and I also teach Art and printmaking at a school. My method is carving into a Lino block using my very sharp Pfeil ...

Waney Grain

Waney Grain

Nottingham, Nottinghamshire

Waney Grain - Planches de Bois are handcrafted wooden serving boards, plinths and table centres, using rip-cut [down the grain] or cross ...

sandys secrets jewellery

sandys secrets jewellery

Rushden, Northamptonshire

I make semiprecious handmade jewellery this includes wedding jewellery. Chain Maille jewellery, Earings, Bracellets I also do repairs. ...

Wynnes Works

Wynnes Works

Scunthorpe, Lincolnshire

A new family business creating unique art, jewellery, signs and furniture from various media. After years of hobbyist arts and crafts, ...

Little Lime Design Co

Little Lime Design Co

Swadlincote, Derbyshire

Hi, my name is Veronica and I specialise in creating fused glass art pieces using Bullseye glass, frit, glass paint and millefiori beads. ...

Gavana Boutique

Gavana Boutique

Boston, Lincolnshire

My name is Anna. I am an Afro Caribbean/British Born Crafter. And I love creating arts and crafts. I mostly concentrate on items for the ...

Hand Woven with Love

Hand Woven with Love

Cowhill, Derbyshire

Hi My name is Kristen and I am passionate about crafts. I particularly love creating wool hangings, Soya Wax Candles with dried flowers ...

Creative Interiors

Creative Interiors

Beeston, Nottinghamshire

I believe in form, function and beauty when designing and creating unique objects to enhance interiors, whether in homes or commercial ...

Albie Art

Albie Art

Stamford, Lincolnshire

Albie Art began when I started sketching my beloved Albie a very loved Shih Tzu cross Chihuahua, hes the handsomest ever! Friends and ...

Amy Bailey Design

Amy Bailey Design

Nottingham, Nottinghamshire

I design and create beautiful premium wedding stationery and other stationery goods such as - Invitations, on the day wedding stationery, ...

Bs

Bs

Nottingham, Nottinghamshire

Hand-made items including necklaces, bracelets, ear-rings and cuff links as well as cards and knitted items.

Silver by Victoria

Silver by Victoria

Dronfield, Derbyshire

I am an artist at heart and I canít imagine doing anything else Silver by Victoria is my passion, my baby and my dream. I have the privilege ...

Mazzasmonkeys

Mazzasmonkeys

Milford, Derbyshire

Handcrafted creatures soft sculptured from socks Hi Im am Marie I have two passions in my life and this is one of them,( my other is hypnotherapy ...

Upcoming socially distanced workshops

Upcoming socially distanced workshops

Boston, Lincolnshire

After much thought and consideration Im hoping to be able to offer workshops during the summer. They will be held outdoors and have a maximum ...

Anyone else feel like their spinning plates

Anyone else feel like their spinning plates

Derby, Derbyshire

So, this is my very first blog having just joined this site and already I am impressed by the amount of crafters who really seem to have ...

Online craft fairs - the new normal

Online craft fairs - the new normal

Colsterworth, Lincolnshire

With the Government imposed lockdowns and new social distancing measures shaking up entire industries, many business have started selling ...

Preparation

Preparation

Glossop, Derbyshire

Hello all I hope everyone is keeping well I am trying to distract myself at the moment from the lack of opportunities to show my work by ...

Glass

Glass

Glossop, Derbyshire

I chose glass as my medium after seeing an engraver on holiday many years ago. He described it as working with light as the scratches trap ...

Shows

Shows

Glossop, Derbyshire

I suppose that we are all in the same boat waiting for news , if anyone heard of events being confirmed please let me know like you Im ...

Beaumanor Hall

Beaumanor Hall

Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire

Great selection of our works were on offer as well as a demonstration at the most recent handmade craft fair.

NHS discounts

NHS discounts

Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire

We are proud to offer a 10 percent discount to any members of the HEALTH STAFF DISCOUNTS site. This is to show our appreciation for all ...

Rosehip oil beauty benefits

Rosehip oil beauty benefits

Nottingham, Nottinghamshire

The natural skincare industry is booming and the world is your oyster when it comes to the range of natural oils, nut butter and essential ...

New design on the way.

New design on the way.

Boston, Lincolnshire

Today has been exciting for me. I had an idea on Saturday while I was watching the birds in my hedge. Sunday was a day of sketching and ...

Busy working on a new design

Busy working on a new design

Boston, Lincolnshire

Ive been working on a design inspired by a robin sitting in the tree outside my window. The initial sketches have developed into a probable ...

Craft Fair at Uppingham Town Hall Sunday Nov 10

Craft Fair at Uppingham Town Hall Sunday Nov 10

Ringstead, Northamptonshire

Places are filling up but tables are still available. We are actively looking for someone to provide a tea and cakes stall so if you are ...

Lambley Village Show

Lambley Village Show

Nottingham, Nottinghamshire

Really Really excited to be attending my first ever craft show.............. bit nervous.......... any tips would be greatly apprecia ...

Some recent mothers day gifts

Some recent mothers day gifts

Leicetser, Leicestershire

All personalised creations- you can choose your own style and design in whatever colours you wish! Your own personalised wording in a choice ...

Craft Fair at Uppingham Town Hall Sunday Nov 10

Craft Fair at Uppingham Town Hall Sunday Nov 10

Ringstead, Northamptonshire

Still places available for this years craft fair (November 2019) so contact us for more details! Apologies for the late notice but the ...

ATTENSION ALL CRAFTERS and ORGANISERS

ATTENSION ALL CRAFTERS and ORGANISERS

Worksop, Nottinghamshire

Today been told by an organiser of Craft Fairs in Lincoln that new charges been imposed on them for each event, £10 per Stallholder per ...

Wedding Vine

Wedding Vine

Leicester, Leicestershire

So out of the blue I was asked to create a hair vine for a friends wedding. After some trial and error I finally got the hang of it and ...

BLACK FRIDAY SALE

BLACK FRIDAY SALE

Leicester, Leicestershire

As I am so grateful for the support and loyalty of my crafters, I am taking advantage of Black Friday and offering all Craft Kits at half ...

Seaside Weekend

Seaside Weekend

Worksop, Nottinghamshire

This weekend 23rd 24th July is time for outdoor events Saturday we will be at Sutton on Sea Beach Hut Festival, Sunday in Skegness Tower ...

Lincolnshire Craft Fairs 2016

Lincolnshire Craft Fairs 2016

Worksop, Nottinghamshire

I do a few Craft Fairs at the Assembly Rooms on Bailgate, This Saturday 21st May I am just down the road at Westgate Academy with My Pens ...

Cost of making Pens

Cost of making Pens

Worksop, Nottinghamshire

cost of making a pen comes down to time spent in workshop hard to put a price on it so labour of Love cost of metal parts are always on ...

Arrow Farm Shop Craft Fair 2016

Arrow Farm Shop Craft Fair 2016

Worksop, Nottinghamshire

11th - 12th June Ap-pens will be attending Arrow farm Shop Craft fair Worksop on the A 619 between worksop and M1 j30 its my first fair ...

Arrow farm shop fair

Arrow farm shop fair

Worksop, Nottinghamshire

Next Craft Fair 30-31 May 2015

events update

events update

Worksop, Nottinghamshire

weather not great this week on the east coast, its going to be better this weekend so they say on forecast 31st May I will be at Arrow ...


Frank Cadogan Cowpe

(Born 1877 in Wicken in Northamptonshire), Painting

Frank Cowper, British artist, was known for paintings of historic and literary scenes.

Arthur Henry Knighton Hammond

(Born 1875 in Arnold in Nottinghamshire), Painting

Arthur Henry Knighton-Hammond, British artist, painted industrial scenes and society portraits.

William Nicholson

(Born 1872 in Newark-on-Trent in Nottinghamshire), Painting

Sir William Nicholson, British artist,was known for his landscapes and portraits and also worked as a wood-engraver and illustrator.

Ernest Grimson

(Born 1864 in Leicester in Leicestershire), Furniture

A furniture designer and architect, Ernest Grimson is known as one of the most influential designers of the Arts and Crafts movement.

Frank Bramley

(Born 1857 in Sibsey in Lincolnshire), Painting

Post impressionist painter.

Christopher Whitworth Whall

(Born 1849 in Thurning in Northamptonshire), Stained glass

Whall was an independent stained glass designer and maker. He also ran courses at the Central Schools of Arts and Craft plus the Royal College of Art.

Richard Parkes Bonington

(Born 1802 in Arnold in Nottinghamshire), Painting

Richard Parkes Bonington, English Romantic landscape painter, is best known for his paintings of coastal scenes.

Joseph Wright

(Born 1734 in Derby in Derbyshire), Painting

Joseph Wright was an English portrait and landscape painter. His work is significant for his use of the chiaroscuro effect, which highlights the contrast of light and dark which can be seen in his paintings of candle lit subjects. He has been celebrated as the first professional painter to demonstrate the mood of the Industrial Revolution.