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Dobbies Carlisle craft and gift fair

Dobbies Carlisle craft and gift fair

Dobbies Garden World, Carlisle, Cumbria

Friday, 30 September 2022 (3 day event)

The Malvern Caravan Show

The Malvern Caravan Show

Three Counties showground, Malvern, Worcestershire

Friday, 30 September 2022 (3 day event)

Black-Owned Businesses and Charities Expo - Leeds

Black-Owned Businesses and Charities Expo - Leeds

Leeds City Museum, Leeds, West Yorkshire

Friday, 30 September 2022

Black Artisans - You Are Not Alone

Black Artisans - You Are Not Alone

Leeds City Museum, Leeds, West Yorkshire

Saturday, 1 October 2022

Stained Glass Workshop

Stained Glass Workshop

Lechlade Memorial Hall Pavilion, Lechlade, Gloucestershire

Saturday, 1 October 2022

The Creative Market

The Creative Market

The Creative Market, Tenterden, Kent

Saturday, 1 October 2022

Craft and Gift Fair

Craft and Gift Fair

Stokesley Town Hall, Stokesley, North Yorkshire

Saturday, 1 October 2022

Lymington Makers Market by NFMM

Lymington Makers Market by NFMM

The Lymington Masonic Hall, Lymington, Lymington, Hampshire

Saturday, 1 October 2022

Faversham Artisan Crafts and Gift Fairs 2022

Faversham Artisan Crafts and Gift Fairs 2022

The Alexander Centre, Faversham, Kent

Saturday, 1 October 2022

Guildford Craft and Gift Market

Guildford Craft and Gift Market

Guilford Guildhall, Guildford, Surrey

Saturday, 1 October 2022

Romsey Craft and Gift Market

Romsey Craft and Gift Market

Romsey Town Hall, Romsey, Hampshire

Saturday, 1 October 2022

Milford On Sea Craft and Gift Market

Milford On Sea Craft and Gift Market

Milford On Sea Community Centre, Milford On Sea, Hampshire

Saturday, 1 October 2022

Surrey Villages October Craft Fair

Surrey Villages October Craft Fair

Shere Village Hall, Shere, Guildford, Surrey

Sunday, 2 October 2022

Beads Up North

Beads Up North

Haydock Racecourse, Haydock, Newton le Willows, Merseyside

Sunday, 2 October 2022

FOUR SEASONS CRAFT EVENTS

FOUR SEASONS CRAFT EVENTS

Pagham Village Hall, Pagham, Bognor Regis, West Sussex

Sunday, 2 October 2022

Needle Felted Landscape Scene

Needle Felted Landscape Scene

Lechlade Memorial Hall Pavilion, Lechlade, Gloucestershire

Sunday, 2 October 2022

Inspirational - An Artist and Maker Exhibition

Inspirational - An Artist and Maker Exhibition

Leeds City Museum, Leeds, West Yorkshire

Sunday, 2 October 2022

Gordale craft and gift fair

Gordale craft and gift fair

Gordale Garden Centre, Burton, South Wirral, Cheshire

Friday, 7 October 2022 (3 day event)

Dippy Craft and Gift Fair

Dippy Craft and Gift Fair

Bridlington Spa, Bridlington, East Riding of Yorkshire

Saturday, 8 October 2022 (2 day event)

GUILDFORD MAKERS MARKET

GUILDFORD MAKERS MARKET

ZERO, Guildford, Surrey

Saturday, 8 October 2022

Wensleydale Craft Fair

Wensleydale Craft Fair

The Market House, Hawes, Wensleydale, North Yorkshire

Saturday, 8 October 2022 (2 day event)

Stotfold Mill Working Steam Weekend

Stotfold Mill Working Steam Weekend

Stotfold Watermill and Nature Reserve, Stotfold, Bedfordshire

Saturday, 8 October 2022 (2 day event)

Wokingham Craft and Gift Market

Wokingham Craft and Gift Market

Wokingham Town Hall, Wokingham, Berkshire

Saturday, 8 October 2022

Simply events...Autumn craft market

Simply events...Autumn craft market

New Green Community Centre, Thurston, Suffolk

Saturday, 8 October 2022

Thame Craft and Gift Market

Thame Craft and Gift Market

Thame Town Hall, Thame, Oxfordshire

Saturday, 8 October 2022

Sevenoaks Stag Plaza Artisan Crafts and Gift Fair

Sevenoaks Stag Plaza Artisan Crafts and Gift Fair

The Stag Plaza at The Stag Theatre Community Arts Centre, Sevenoaks, Kent

Saturday, 8 October 2022

Abingdon Craft and Gift Market

Abingdon Craft and Gift Market

Abingdon Guildhall, Abingdon On Thames, Oxfordshire

Saturday, 8 October 2022

Artists and Makers Fair

Artists and Makers Fair

Caversham Methodist Church Hall, Caversham, Reading, Berkshire

Saturday, 8 October 2022

Helmsley Artisan Makers Fair

Helmsley Artisan Makers Fair

Town Hall, Helmsley, North Yorkshire

Saturday, 8 October 2022 (2 day event)

Indoor Craft Market

Indoor Craft Market

His Place, HASTINGS, Hastings, East Sussex

Saturday, 8 October 2022

Frome Showground Flea Market and Craft Fair

Frome Showground Flea Market and Craft Fair

FROME SHOWGROUND FLEA MARKET AND CRAFT FAIR, Bunns Lane, Frome, Somerset

Sunday, 9 October 2022

Portchester Parish Hall Craft Fair

Portchester Parish Hall Craft Fair

Portchester Parish Hall, Portchester, Fareham, Hampshire

Sunday, 9 October 2022

Craft and Gift Fair

Craft and Gift Fair

Stokesley Town Hall, Stokesley, North Yorkshire

Saturday, 15 October 2022

BOTLEY MONTHLY MARKET

BOTLEY MONTHLY MARKET

Botley Market Hall, Botley, Hampshire

Saturday, 15 October 2022

Luton Bead Fair

Luton Bead Fair

Stockwood Hotel, Luton, Bedfordshire

Saturday, 15 October 2022

Devizes Craft and Gift Market

Devizes Craft and Gift Market

Ceres Hall The Corn Exchange, Devizes, Wiltshire

Saturday, 15 October 2022

Godalming Craft and Gift Market

Godalming Craft and Gift Market

Godalming Borough Hall, Godalming, Surrey

Saturday, 15 October 2022

Witney Craft and Gift Market

Witney Craft and Gift Market

Witney Corn Exchange, Witney, Oxfordshire

Saturday, 15 October 2022

Tunbridge Wells Artisan Craft and Gift Markets

Tunbridge Wells Artisan Craft and Gift Markets

One Warwick Park Hotel, Tunbridge Wells, Kent

Sunday, 16 October 2022

New Forest Bead Fair

New Forest Bead Fair

Brockenhurst Village Hall, Brockenhurst, Hampshire

Sunday, 16 October 2022

Spooktacular Halloween Family Fun Day

Spooktacular Halloween Family Fun Day

Wickham Community Centre, Wickham, Hampshire

Sunday, 16 October 2022

Newmarket Craft and Gift Fair

Newmarket Craft and Gift Fair

Millennium Grandstand, Newmarket, Suffolk

Sunday, 16 October 2022

SPOOKY HOUSE inc.l tea lights

SPOOKY HOUSE inc.l tea lights

Home, Somercotes, Alfreton, Derbyshire

Wednesday, 19 October 2022

Halloween Candles incl. tea lights

Halloween Candles incl. tea lights

Brewd Cafe and Gifts, Clay Cross, Derbyshire

Saturday, 22 October 2022

Wensleydale Craft Fair

Wensleydale Craft Fair

The Market House, Hawes, Wensleydale, North Yorkshire

Saturday, 22 October 2022 (2 day event)

Dippy Craft and Gift Fair

Dippy Craft and Gift Fair

Whitby Leisure Centre, Whitby, North Yorkshire

Saturday, 22 October 2022 (2 day event)

RAF Cosford Autumn craft and gift fair

RAF Cosford Autumn craft and gift fair

RAF Cosford, Cosford, Shifnal, Shropshire

Saturday, 22 October 2022 (3 day event)

Lyndhurst Makers Market by NFMM

Lyndhurst Makers Market by NFMM

Lyndhurst Community Centre, central car park, Lyndhurst, Hampshire

Saturday, 22 October 2022

Pywright

Pywright

Chelmsford, Essex

Pyrography is the process of burning a picture or pattern into wood or leather, possibly ...

Choughed Online Art

Choughed Online Art

Bromley, Kent

Hello. I am Paul, and I run Choughed, an online art gallery based in Bromley, Kent. I ...

Sue Pearson

Sue Pearson

Crawley, West Sussex

I have for sometime , worked with a variety of arts and craft media, but I am now focused ...

K and K Sewing

K and K Sewing

Macclesfield, Cheshire

We are a mother and daughter who have a passion for sewing and creating new and unique ...

now thats good store

now thats good store

Newcastle under Lyme, Staffordshire

At nowthatsgood.store we have a unit at an enterprise centre in Newcastle under lyme. ...

Miniature creations

Miniature creations

Winchester, Hampshire

We are based in Kings Worthy near Winchester and have been making miniatures for just ...

Vintage Concepts by Zou

Vintage Concepts by Zou

Barnsley, South Yorkshire

I love the magic and unique mood captured in every piece I have made. All these wooden ...

Artworks by Jan

Artworks by Jan

Ferndown, Dorset

A self taught artist who uses painting to relax and escape my structured life!! I really ...

LB Clay Crafting

LB Clay Crafting

Rochester, Kent

Uniquely designed handcrafted Clay products made by myself a visually impaired Potter. ...

Spookshow Illustrations

Spookshow Illustrations

Farsley, West Yorkshire

Hi, welcome to Spookshow Illustrations. I am an illustrator based in Farsley, Leeds. ...

Violet Haze Handcrafted Silver Jewellery

Violet Haze Handcrafted Silver Jewellery

Yedingham, North Yorkshire

Handcrafted in our North Yorkshire Studio Totally unique pieces of Jewellery made from ...

La Chaise Crafts

La Chaise Crafts

Scarborough, North Yorkshire

Welcome to our craft world, Nick and Julie are pleased you are here to have a look around. ...

Lilli Creative

Lilli Creative

Orpington, Kent

Firstly, I extend a warm welcome to Lilli Creativeís range of unique home decor. It has ...

Luscious Scents

Luscious Scents

Salford, Greater Manchester

LUSCIOUS SCENTS is a family run business comprising of mum dad and daughter we specialise ...

Hope Jewellery

Hope Jewellery

Surbiton, Surrey

My name is Vicki Wainwright and I live in Long Ditton, Surrey and I have a passion for ...

Pebble Art Space

Pebble Art Space

Filey, North Yorkshire

My name is Debbie I am a Self employed Accountant with my husband and a mother of two, ...

Fernies Garden

Fernies Garden

Brighton, East Sussex

The inspiration for my business came from my two great loves in life - my garden, which ...

Jacqueline Redfern

Jacqueline Redfern

Sherborne, Dorset

I love to paint nature, water and wildlife. I mostly use acrylic because of the depth ...

Niche Wreaths

Niche Wreaths

Woking, Surrey

Mummy of two, NHS nurse and creator of unique wreaths. I love to make beautiful, bold, ...

Bisdale Bows

Bisdale Bows

Village, North Yorkshire

Bilsdale Bows is a traditional cottage industry business run from home in the beautiful ...

Brushstrokes

Brushstrokes

Ashford, Kent

Brushstrokes (Lucy) is a Kent based artist who specialises in Pencil drawings. As well ...

Caliston Art

Caliston Art

Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

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

Barry Jones

Barry Jones

South croydon, Surrey

Fifteen years ago on a beautiful Greek Island I found amazing mosaic artworks, I fell ...

Nicholas Michael Photography and Woodcrafts

Nicholas Michael Photography and Woodcrafts

Doncaster, South Yorkshire

Nicholas Michael Photography and Woodcrafts I have always been interested in photography ...

Handcrafted Wood Products

Handcrafted Wood Products

Leeds, West Yorkshire

Handcrafted wood products by Peter McDonnell. Hi I am self employed and make individual ...

Across the Courtyard

Across the Courtyard

Portsmouth, Hampshire

Handmade jewellery using all precious metals and gemstones. All designed and created ...

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 ...

Umbrella Events

Umbrella Events

Storrington, West Sussex

Fayre organiser mainly craft fairs over the last 20 years in West Sussex We try to find ...

Cheryl Donlon Art

Cheryl Donlon Art

Haywards Heath, West Sussex

Iím inspired by everyday life and people but growing up in South Africa has given me ...

Wooden Gifts Boutique

Wooden Gifts Boutique

Bognor Regis, West Sussex

I make wooden products on the electric lathe and pole lathe i make wooden bowls, platters, ...

Melts and Moore

Melts and Moore

Worcester, Worcestershire

I run a small wax melt business and I am committed to creating the perfect handmade items ...

Youve Been Framed By Carol M

Youve Been Framed By Carol M

Torquay, Devon

Beautiful handcrafted led light up framed pictures, high quality frames and vibrant colourful ...

Nanny Bons handmade teddy bears and gifts

Nanny Bons handmade teddy bears and gifts

Harlow, Essex

I have made soft toys from an early age as a hobby and then went on to making toys for ...

Margaret J Boutique

Margaret J Boutique

Ipswich, Suffolk

My Name is Mags polley and I love making original pieces for myself and friends. One ...

Krafty Kat

Krafty Kat

Barnham, West Sussex

Hi Iím Kat Iíve always had a love for handmade , up-cycling and vintage so thought Iíd ...

One Off and Limited

One Off and Limited

Banstead, Surrey

I am an artist this is my passion I love to crest and appreciate beauty. My love for ...

Christmas is coming

Christmas is coming

Leeds, West Yorkshire

I have a range of very individual, wooden Christmas trees for sale. Please get in touch ...

Current Lifestyle Online shop now open

Current Lifestyle Online shop now open

Lymington, Hampshire

We are please to announce that our very own little online shop has gone live. We have ...

Abstract Art

Abstract Art

Billericay Essex, Essex

Open up your space, open your mind and feel tension release with abstract art. Fill your ...

Abstract Art

Abstract Art

Billericay Essex, Essex

Open up your space, open your mind and feel tension release with abstract art. Fill your ...

My first MADE TO ORDER work

My first MADE TO ORDER work

Bromley, London

First meeting with my client resulted in accepting the requst. He would like me to make ...

My first MADE TO ORDER work

My first MADE TO ORDER work

Bromley, London

The bags with specific size and design. Thats the challenge. They were requested by the ...

Maries handmade decoupage gifts

Maries handmade decoupage gifts

Middlesbrough, Teesside

My handmade decoupage gifts for all occasions and can be personalised.

Ayamiico Banner arrives Hurrah

Ayamiico Banner arrives Hurrah

Hartfield, East Sussex

Having been busy over the summer months with fairs predominantly in the Pantiles in Tunbridge ...

Handcrafted for life

Handcrafted for life

Leeds, West Yorkshire

A life of learning from experience... Over the years, my handcrafted wood products have ...

Spencer House Gallery

Spencer House Gallery

Gloucester, Gloucestershire

It is not that often you walk into an art gallery and feel completely comfortable and ...

Handmade silk pouches

Handmade silk pouches

Hartfield, East Sussex

Sophia has been busy making beautiful dark blue silk bags, embroidered with a moon and ...

Love being at the Pantiles fair in Tunbridge Wells

Love being at the Pantiles fair in Tunbridge Wells

Hartfield, East Sussex

We are looking forward to this weekend- it will be our third one at the historic Pantiles ...

FruitcakeCrafts

FruitcakeCrafts

Twickenham, Middlesex

When I was in my teens, I was taught to use a Singer sewing machine. I started making ...

How to read macrame pattern ARTSY North East

How to read macrame pattern ARTSY North East

Newcastle, Tyne and Wear

Macrame knots: abbreviations and terms used in patterns Basic macrame knots abbreviations ...

How to Store Macrame Supplies ARTSY North East

How to Store Macrame Supplies ARTSY North East

Newcastle, Tyne and Wear

How Do You Store Macrame Products? The most important rule is to store your macrame supplies ...

Can You Wash Macrame by ARTSY North East

Can You Wash Macrame by ARTSY North East

Newcastle, Tyne and Wear

If you are a lover of creating beautiful macrame designs then you will know the importance ...

Tales of the Burrows in Stained Glass

Tales of the Burrows in Stained Glass

Birch Vale, Derbyshire

I was contacted by the school after they had seen my stained glass and wood sculptures ...

Buxted Craft Fair 2023

Buxted Craft Fair 2023

Buxted near Uckfield, East Sussex

The next event is now confirmed for Saturday 20th May 2023. Many of our exhibitors are ...

Come and visit Lynies Crafts on June 12th 2022

Come and visit Lynies Crafts on June 12th 2022

Thurmaston, Leicestershire

Lynies Crafts will be at the popular Mind, Body and Soul Craft Fair on June 12th 2022 ...

Know the difference eco conscious or eco friendly

Know the difference eco conscious or eco friendly

Stonegate, East Sussex

Do you actually know much about the products you are buying? With the environment becoming ...

Its May already and Artisan markets are a plenty

Its May already and Artisan markets are a plenty

Salisbury, Wiltshire

This Saturday we have over 20 stall holders at Lyndhurst community centre including ...

An introduction to my store

An introduction to my store

Eastleigh, Hampshire

Crafting has been one of my main passions since I was a young child. What started off ...

The beginning of my journey as a Craftsman Part 1

The beginning of my journey as a Craftsman Part 1

Hassocks, West Sussex

So, with nearly a year spent perfecting the product range I wanted to send out into the ...

Buxted Craft Fair Saturday 21st May 2022

Buxted Craft Fair Saturday 21st May 2022

Buxted near Uckfield, East Sussex

We have had a cancellation, so as of 9th May we have one outside pitch available in a ...


Damien Hirst

(Born 1965 in Bristol), Painting, Sculpture

Controversial British artist and sculptor.

James Brian Jacques

(Born 1939 in Liverpool in Merseyside), Fiction

A write of childrens novels in the Redwall series among others. Many of the characters in his books where based on the people that Jacques had met.

Patrick Lichfield

(Born 1939 in Staffordshire), Photography

Patrick Anson was the 5th Earl of Lichfield. He became one of the most famous photographers of the 20th century.

Ken Smith

(Born 1938 in Rudston in East Riding of Yorkshire), Poetry

Ken Smith was a British poet and co-editor of Stand magazine from 1963-1972. One of his works, The Pity won the Gregory Award in 1964.

David Bailey

(Born 1938 in Leytonstone in London), Photography

Famous 20th century fashion and celebrity photographer

David Hockney

(Born 1937 in Bradford in West Yorkshire), Painting, Photography

Voted the most influential British artist of the 20th century.

Dennis Potter

(Born 1935 in Berry Hill in Gloucestershire), Fiction

Potter was a writer of fiction such as Pennies from Heaven, The Singing Detective and Blue Remembered Hills. He mixed reality and fiction with popular culture.

Ted Walker

(Born 1934 in Lancing in West Sussex), Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry

He was a journalist, writer of short stories, poet and broadcaster. His poem the Fox on a Barn Door is about his view of the countryside of Sussex.

Bryan Stanley Johnson

(Born 1933 in London in London), Fiction

The writer of Christie Malrys Own Double-Entry in 1973, a dystopian meta-fiction about a disalutions man rans his life using the Double-Entry book keeping system.

Bridget Riley

(Born 1931 in Norwood in London), Art

Bridget Riley is a British artist who was born in Norwood, London. After attending Cheltenham Ladies' College, she studied at Goldsmiths College and the Royal College of Art. She is known for her Optical Art, an abstract style which utilises optical effects to engage and stimulate the viewers senses. One of Britain's best known artists, her work appears in major collections around the world.

Robert Radford Welch

(Born 1929 in Hereford in West Midlands), Silversmith

Welch trained as a silversmith in Birmingham but was influenced by the modernism of Scandinavian designs and created clean and functional designs.

Jean Simmons

(Born 1929 in Lower Holloway in London), Music, Theatre

She was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress in 1948 for her role in Hamlet, the Laurence Olivier version. During the 50s she moved to America and work in Hollywood. She performed in the Londons West End during the 70s.

Jane Grigson

(Born 1928 in Gloucester in Gloucestershire), Nonfiction

Jane Grigson was an English cookery writer. She wrote her first book Charcuterie and French Pork Cookery in 1967 and went on to write many more cookery books.

Derek Davis

(Born 1926 in Wandsworth in London), Pottery and ceramics, Painting

Derek Davis developed his ceramics, coming up with several innovative techniques. In 1994 he had an eye operation which afterwards left him unable to work with the pottery kiln, which was when he then started to focus on his painting.

Joan Aiken

(Born 1924 in Rye in East Sussex), Fiction, Nonfiction

She became a Member of the Order of the British Empire (MBE) in 1999, for her services to literature. Her well know early works include The Whispering Mountain and Black Hearts in Battersea. Over the year she has written, plays and poems, period and modern novels, supernatural and magic works, non-fiction and worked with illustrators on picture books.. In all she wrote more than a hundred piece, and readers of her works gained many new friends.

Elizabeth Bartlett

(Born 1924 in Deal in Kent), Poetry

Elizabeth Bartlett was a British poet. She worked for the health service and for the Home Care Service and it was in this environment that she was provided with material for some of her most emotive poems.

Anthony Alfred Caro

(Born 1924 in New Malden in London), Sculpture

Caro was a modernist sculptor who found success in the 1950s. He is also accredited with being the first person to remove the plinth, allowing viewers to be more connected with his work.

Dick King Smith

(Born 1922 in Bitton in Gloucestershire), Fiction

He is perhaps best known for writing The Sheep-Pig. Not heard of it? Well in America it was known as Babe, the Gallant Pig and adapted for film in 1995 as just Babe.

Susan Williams Ellis

(Born 1918 in Guildford in Surrey), Pottery and ceramics

She was the cofounder of Portmeirion Pottery. A designer and business woman. She was the daughter of celebrated architect Clough Williams-Ellis, famous for the development of Portmeirion in the Italian style.

Daphne Hardy Henrion

(Born 1917 in Amersham in Buckinghamshire), Sculpture

Known as having a distinguished career as a sculptress.

Antonia Forest

(Born 1915 in Hampstead in London), Fiction

Forest was a writer of books aimed at a young audience, you may as a child have read her most famous works about the Marlows.

Hammond Innes

(Born 1913 in Horsham in West Sussex), Fiction, Nonfiction

Innes was a prolific novelist with around thirty titles to his name. He also wrote childrens books and non fiction on travel.

Conroy Maddox

(Born 1912 in Ledbury in Herefordshire), Collage, Fiction, Painting

A collagist, painter and writer. From 1935 on wards he was a part of the Surrealist movement.

Mary Wesley

(Born 1912 in Englefield Green in Surrey), Fiction, Nonfiction

She was without doubt a very popular writer of fiction, Wesley had her last novel Part of the Furniture published in 1997 at age at age 85. It was about a girls life story moving to the West Country and finding her independence and not being just part of the furniture.

Wilbert Awdry

(Born 1911 in Ampfield in Hampshire), Fiction

Writer of the well loved and very popular Thomas the tank engine along with many other stories in the railway series of books. He is perhaps better known as the Reverend W. Awdry.