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Arts and crafts in West Midlands Region

West Midlands Region has a population of around 5,568,000 and covers approximately 5,019 square miles. Here is a list of counties in West Midlands Region: Herefordshire, Shropshire, Staffordshire, Warwickshire, West Midlands, Worcestershire.

The Malvern Caravan Show

The Malvern Caravan Show

Three Counties showground, Malvern, Worcestershire

Friday, 30 September 2022 (3 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)

English Winter Fair staffs showground

English Winter Fair staffs showground

Staffordshire Showground, Stafford, Staffordshire

Saturday, 19 November 2022 (2 day event)

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. ...

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 ...

Buffs Studio

Buffs Studio

Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands

Buffs Studio creates handmade Artisan Gifts for you, your family and friends, handknitted, ...

Cutting Edge

Cutting Edge

Rugeley, Staffordshire

I have stumbled across chainmaille jewellery about 4 years ago and have never looked ...

Bumbabooni Mosaics

Bumbabooni Mosaics

Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire

I love to create mosaic using glass, ceramic and found items, recycling where I can. ...

Crafty Capers Worcestershire

Crafty Capers Worcestershire

Stourport on Severn, Worcestershire

We hand knit toys, dolls and dolls clothes, baby clothes and accessories as well as numerous ...

Something Special by Julie

Something Special by Julie

Redditch, Worcestershire

Handmade unique personalised cards and gifts for every occasions. Beautiful cards not ...

Lily n Kath

Lily n Kath

Malvern, Worcestershire

I am a creator of fun and colourful floral designs. I particularly love working with ...

Made by mel Jewellery

Made by mel Jewellery

Sandwell, West Midlands

Hand made custume Jewellery which promotes positivity and are beautiful I can make to ...

Charlotte Owen Felts

Charlotte Owen Felts

Birmingham, West Midlands

My passion of felting comes with a variety of techniques including wet felting, needle, ...

Ivy Matilda Handmade

Ivy Matilda Handmade

Birmingham, West Midlands

At Ivy Matilda Handmade we make me-time more beautiful with our range of unique bath ...

Wolves Tinsmith LTD

Wolves Tinsmith LTD

Wolverhampton, West Midlands

I am a tinsmith craft maker, I make my stuff from light sheets metals, I make and design ...

Simran Kaur

Simran Kaur

Birmingham, West Midlands

Quilling or paper filigree is an art form that involves the use of strips of paper that ...

Matthias Mac Designs

Matthias Mac Designs

Evesham, Worcestershire

Fine furniture maker/cabinet maker/carpenter. I make, what ever people want.Hopefully ...

Tonia Rose Designs

Tonia Rose Designs

Rugeley, Staffordshire

My name is Jan and I am the owner of Tonia Rose Designs which was borne from a longstanding ...

Woody Things UK

Woody Things UK

Birmingham, West Midlands

Please let me introduce ourselves, we are Drew and Linda Thomas. We have recently retired ...

Bonificata Steampunk Designs

Bonificata Steampunk Designs

Birmingham, West Midlands

Bonificata is a small family-run business with a workshop based in the West Midlands. ...

Pens Unique

Pens Unique

Southam, Warwickshire

My name is David Shepherdson, an inspired and passionate wood turner. I specialise in ...

Byron Campbell Vortex Art Works

Byron Campbell Vortex Art Works

Stourport on Severn, Worcestershire

I was born in Canada and although I have lived in the UK for nearly 40 years, I still ...

Felt Frenzy

Felt Frenzy

Southam, Warwickshire

Handmade gifts to suit all occasions and budgets. I make gifts/keepsakes from felt. These ...

Alejo Mi

Alejo Mi

Birmingham, West Midlands

At Alejo Mi, my goal is to create Art that is inspired by my culture. I grew up in Nigeria, ...

Anneliese Delaunay

Anneliese Delaunay

Stafford, Staffordshire

I have a lifelong love of colour and pattern and after finishing my degree in Surface ...

Rainbow Rings

Rainbow Rings

Birmingham, West Midlands

Rainbow Rings is a bespoke ring concept which features a foundation ring which unscrews ...

The Arthouse Studio

The Arthouse Studio

Weobley, Herefordshire

We are a small studio in Weobley, Herefordshire offering a range of workshops in Lino ...

Sew Them Embroidery

Sew Them Embroidery

Stafford, Staffordshire

Bring Your Photos To Life With Our Amazing Photo To Embroidery Conversion Service. Our ...

Creative Cement

Creative Cement

Penkridge, Staffordshire

I love making beautiful unique items out of cement. I use recycled eco friendly where ...

Made from wood

Made from wood

Telford, Shropshire

Hi Im a self taught wood turner and have been turning for around 4 years now, I started ...

Crafty Boswell

Crafty Boswell

Rugby, Warwickshire

We do assortment of table and floral decorations and wreaths for all occasions (Weddings, ...

Nicola Hayek

Nicola Hayek

Basford Newcastle, Staffordshire

Ive always been intrigued by the history of BUTTONS! There is a beauty and amazing detail ...

KB Resin Crafts

KB Resin Crafts

Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire

KBResinCrafts I Handcraft Beautiful Resin Gifts for any occasion Ornaments, Trinket ...

The Happy Spaniel Bakery

The Happy Spaniel Bakery

Bishops Tachbrook, Warwickshire

I bake vegan dog treats from home. All ingredients are natural and totally dog safe. ...

SB Garner

SB Garner

Halesowen, West Midlands

Susan Garner living in Halesowen in the west Midlands, specialising in acylic abstract ...

Tonys Laser Designs

Tonys Laser Designs

Coventry, West Midlands

I make Laser cut and engraved gifts. I use a specialised laser birch ply I can also cut ...

Hold Your Horse

Hold Your Horse

Bridgnorth, Shropshire

My name is Dawn Farrington and Iíve lived in Bridgnorth for over 30 years, having moved ...

SNAGASAWA Crafts

SNAGASAWA Crafts

Stafford, Staffordshire

My name is Sylwia Nagasawa and SNAGASAWA Crafts is a family run Japanese craft and gift ...

Bluebellinda Personalised Gifts

Bluebellinda Personalised Gifts

Lichfield, Staffordshire

Welcome to Bluebellinda Personalised Gifts, we are a small family run business creating ...

Win a Free Beer Cap Opener for a Christmas gift

Win a Free Beer Cap Opener for a Christmas gift

Newcastle under Lyme, Staffordshire

checkout the nowthatsgood.store and lookout to see what the wood is made of in the Beer ...

Is it Christmas yet

Is it Christmas yet

Redditch, Worcestershire

The end of another week. I have completed some gorgeous advent calendars for a customer ...

Im Back

Im Back

Redditch, Worcestershire

Well its been a while and things have been extremely busy. I have moved house and I am ...

another week in lock down

another week in lock down

Redditch, Worcestershire

hi my lovelies I did say I would try and blog once a week, and here we are. It has ...

Newbie

Newbie

Redditch, Worcestershire

Hi all, Well while I am an old hand and crafting and card making this is at the first ...

New year and new priorities

New year and new priorities

Evesham, Worcestershire

Last year was my first year in business and I spent it just taking what ever I could ...

Susan Garner Abstract Art

Susan Garner Abstract Art

Halesowen, West Midlands

Hi I visited Hanbury Hall Venue today what a beautiful place the setting was amazing ...

New member seeking advice

New member seeking advice

Halesowen, West Midlands

Hi my name is Susan Garner I have just joined today so would like to say Hi. I work with ...

Recent project

Recent project

Evesham, Worcestershire

Hi guys. Been lucky enough to get to work in a new workshop this week. While I was there ...

Just getting started

Just getting started

Evesham, Worcestershire

Iím in the process of taking a Lease out on a unit. Iíve wanted to do this since I was ...

Hard to come bye

Hard to come bye

Sandwell, West Midlands

I recently looked around the local high streets and what I saw was mass production of ...

First attempt at organising a Craft event

First attempt at organising a Craft event

Coventry, West Midlands

After 3 years of making my own craft items and going to craft events and festivals, it ...

We can now be found on Facebook

We can now be found on Facebook

Stourport on Severn, Worcestershire

A great start to 2018. We are currently working on a very challenging order of a bride ...

Christmas ornaments

Christmas ornaments

Rugeley, Staffordshire

As the festive season is approaching, Ive been making some chainmaille snowflakes

Jewellery making lessons

Jewellery making lessons

Rugeley, Staffordshire

Ive been hosting chainmaille jewellery making lessons in Rugeley town sentre £20

New and exciting items are now being made

New and exciting items are now being made

Stourport on Severn, Worcestershire

We are now in our 3rd year and have been really busy finding new and very different items ...

Regular orders are now being taken

Regular orders are now being taken

Stourport on Severn, Worcestershire

We are really pleased that we now have regular orders coming in especially since we now ...

Crafty Capers are going strength to strength

Crafty Capers are going strength to strength

Stourport on Severn, Worcestershire

After a very busy Christmas period we are so pleased that we are still getting regular ...

Crafty Capers are up and running

Crafty Capers are up and running

Stourport on Severn, Worcestershire

Well want a great first 3 months things were going really slowly at first but now we ...

Next Craft show

Next Craft show

Rugeley, Staffordshire

I will be in Lichfield Guild Hall on Saturday 9th of May

Lichfield Guild Hall craft fairs

Lichfield Guild Hall craft fairs

Rugeley, Staffordshire

One more craft fair left to do this year. 20th Dec

Making rings for my jewellery

Making rings for my jewellery

Rugeley, Staffordshire

Recently I have been making jump rings for my jewellery. There is a lot to make so I ...

New earrings

New earrings

Rugeley, Staffordshire

Ive created 6 pairs of earrings today. This is new design. I will sell them at £3.00 ...

New Pendant

New Pendant

Rugeley, Staffordshire

Recently Ive made dragons eye pendant which you can see in my current profile picture. ...


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.

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.

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.

Susie Cooper

(Born 1902 in Stoke-On-Trent in Staffordshire), Pottery and ceramics

Known as a prolific ceramic designer famous for her work on pottery which was produced in the Stoke-On-Trent pottery industries. Her work is sought after and valued by pottery collectors.

Clarice Cliff

(Born 1899 in Tunstall in Staffordshire), Pottery and ceramics

Known as a ceramic artist starting her career in the pottery industry at the age of 13. She produced artistic ceramics and was popular with the public and royalty.

Tom Lovatt Williams

(Born 1897 in Ellesmere in Shropshire), Painting, Poetry

Tom Lovatt-Williams was an English poet and writer whose topics were nature and the railways. He wrote a novel The Gentle Years which was read by Richard Harris on the BBCs Book at Bedtime.

John Edward Masefield

(Born 1878 in Ledbury in Herefordshire), Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry, Theatre

Appointed Poet Laureate by George V in 1930 and remained so until 1967. Masefield wrote plays, novels, poetry, autobiographies and non-fiction.

Edward Elgar

(Born 1857 in Lower Broadheath in Worcestershire), Music

Elgar was an eminent classical composer. One of his works included the Enigma Variations in 1899, which was very popular at the time.

Edward Coley Burne Jones

(Born 1833 in Birmingham in West Midlands), Pottery and ceramics, Jewellery, Painting, Stained glass

Burne-Jones was a major player in the revival of stained glass in Briton, during his time with and as a founder of Morris, Marshal, Faulkner and co.

Benjamin Williams Leader

(Born 1831 in Worcester in West Midlands), Painting

Benjamin Williams Leader, English artist, was known for his landscape paintings.

Mary Ann Evans

(Born 1819 in Nuneaton in Warwickshire), Fiction, Poetry

Perhaps better known by her pseudonym or pen name George Elliot. She was a novelist and poet, along with journalism and translation. She wrote seven novels. They were often historical and political, such as with Middlemarch which includes the status of women.

Philip Clissett

(Born 1817 in Birtsmorton in Worcestershire), Carpentry

Clissett created the West Midlands-style rush-seated ladderback chair. Ernest Gimson was a pupil of Clissett and created variations of the chair.

William Moore

(Born 1790 in Birmingham in West Midlands), Painting

He was a well known portrait painter in his own right and the father of Henry Moore and Albert Joseph Moore. He took up portrait painting in around 1810, when he was about 20 years old. He gained a good reputation and some success in London before moving to York. He worked in oils, pastels and watercolours.

Henry Salt

(Born 1780 in Lichfield in Staffordshire), Illustration

Salt was the secretary and draftsman for George,Viscount Valentia on his journeys. His drawing from their journeys were later used in Valentias Voyages and Travels to India.

Walter Savage Landor

(Born 1775 in Warwick in Warwickshire), Fiction, Poetry

Landon was a writer and poet. Perhaps best known for one work - Imaginary Conversations - which had five volumes - each with conversations between ancient Romans and Greeks.

Josiah Wedgewood

(Born 1730 in Burlslem in Staffordshire), Pottery and ceramics

Josiah Wedgewood started his long career in his family pottery at the age of nine. He set up his own pottery works in Burslem and during his career developed revolutionary materials, notably basalt and jasperware. In 1771 he built a factory called Etruria and in 1782 this was the first factory to install a steam-powered engine.

William Shakespeare

(Born 1564 in Stratford-upon-Avon in Warwickshire), Fiction, Poetry, Theatre

Perhaps one of the most famous writers of all time. Shakespeare is often called the Bard of Avon. We do not know his actual birthday, so have used his baptism date instead.