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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.

Telford European Christmas Market

Telford European Christmas Market

Southwater Christmas Market, Telford Town Centre, Telford, Shropshire

Thursday, 13 December 2018 (7 day event)

Lino Cutting Workshop

Lino Cutting Workshop

The Arthouse Studio, Weobley, Herefordshire

Monday, 7 January 2019

Textile Printing Workshop

Textile Printing Workshop

The Arthouse Studio, Weobley, Herefordshire

Wednesday, 9 January 2019

Terrarium Making Workshop

Terrarium Making Workshop

The Arthouse Studio, Weobley, Herefordshire

Friday, 18 January 2019

Textile Printing Workshop

Textile Printing Workshop

The Arthouse Studio, Weobley, Herefordshire

Wednesday, 23 January 2019

Fused Glass Taster Day

Fused Glass Taster Day

The Arthouse Studio, Weobley, Herefordshire

Friday, 25 January 2019

Traditional Glass Painting

Traditional Glass Painting

The Arthouse Studio, Weobley, Herefordshire

Wednesday, 30 January 2019

We are Creative Lichfields Annual art fayre

We are Creative Lichfields Annual art fayre

Lichfield Cathedral, Lichfield, Staffordshire

Sunday, 29 September 2019

The Charming Angel Company

The Charming Angel Company

Birmingham, West Midlands

The Charming Angel Company offers handmade Angelic love and fairy magic in the form of Angelic gifts and charms, fairy tea light jars and ...

Everything Family

Everything Family

Tamworth, Staffordshire

Butcher, Baker or Candlestick Maker...What did your ancestors do for a living? Where were they born? How old were they when they married? ...

Tom Bramwell Designs

Tom Bramwell Designs

Walsall, West Midlands

I produce Handmade, Unique, contemporary jewellery and metalware. I use hand forming and scoring tools to form the structure in my pieces, ...

Ann Pennington

Ann Pennington

Stourbridge, West Midlands

I spin, weave on a Louet table loom with 8 shafts. Dye and felt hand made , uniquely designed items such as bags, gloves, homeware. I ...

Art Light by Paula

Art Light by Paula

Cannock, Staffordshire

I make and sell illuminated pictures mounted on quality wooden frames that can be used as a decorative occasional lamp or night light, ...

Fiona s Fairy Doors

Fiona s Fairy Doors

Market Drayton, Shropshire

Handmade from new and pre-loved planed or rough-sawn wood, my Fairy, Christmas Elf, Christening, Tooth Fairy, Welcome Baby, Hobbit and ...

Little Black Frog

Little Black Frog

Telford, Shropshire

Hand painted or printed designs on various papers and fabrics (some of which are then made up into cushion covers) . Hand-drawn Celtic/medieval ...

Cutting Edge

Cutting Edge

Rugeley, Staffordshire

I have stumbled across chainmaille jewellery about 4 years ago and have never looked back since. How I make it: I buy different size ...

Machine Embroidery by Marie

Machine Embroidery by Marie

Rugby, Warwickshire

I have always loved sewing, purely as a hobby and used to make a lot of cross stitched pictures to celebrate special occasions such as ...

Tangerine Dream

Tangerine Dream

Hereford, Herefordshire

I make cards and gifts for all occasions, including cards, gift tags, card toppers, cup cake pop wrappers, gift boxes and party decor. ...

Crafted Lamps Co

Crafted Lamps Co

Newcastle under Lyme, Staffordshire

With a background in art, design and crafts, I make bespoke wood lamps in my workshop at home. I love the feel and touch of wood in all ...

Margo and Evie

Margo and Evie

Southam, Warwickshire

Based in the Warwickshire countryside just outside Southam, Margo and Evie has a selection of gorgeous furniture and homewares for sale ...

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 novelty items. We also make fabric dolls, ...

carol ann

carol ann

Stafford, Staffordshire

My business started off as a hobby it has been a passion of mine since I was at school and now I would like to share it by producing items ...

Katrinas Match Craft

Katrinas Match Craft

Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire

Katrinas match craft specialize in unique and smart models for the very first time in matchstick kit form. With the help that is provided ...

Purple monkey floral design

Purple monkey floral design

Wolverhampton, West Midlands

I make floral arrangements using silk and other artificial flowers , my designs range from pretty vintage style sweet peas and hydrangeas ...

Jackie Zehnder

Jackie Zehnder

Birmingham, West Midlands

A touch of nature at Fern Ceramics ,......natural forms , natural impressions on stoneware pottery.....Vessels of varying shapes and sizes ...

Gale Glass

Gale Glass

Kidderminster, Worcestershire

What started out as a hobby a few years ago has made me decide to take the risk and try to turn it into a business. Each item is designed ...

Art of Tea and Vessels

Art of Tea and Vessels

Wolverhampton, West Midlands

Art of Tea and Vessels provides a wide range of products including the travel mug series, carafe set, tea ware and accessories. The delicate ...

Little Brown Dog Workshop

Little Brown Dog Workshop

Whiston, Staffordshire

The Little Brown Dog Workshop is a small studio based in the steeply wooded Churnet Valley in the Staffordshire Peak District. My style ...

Celtic Mystery

Celtic Mystery

Upton upon severn, Worcestershire

Angela is a published Landscape Photographer and Digital Artist using her own photographs to create magical scenes from her imagination. ...

Ediths Attic

Ediths Attic

Burntwood, Staffordshire

Hey, we’re Ediths Attic. What we’re about is fairly simple, the ‘throw away’ culture of today saddens us so we chose to do something about ...

Two Cups of Art

Two Cups of Art

Coventry, West Midlands

My name is Ania and I am passionate about art, craft and nature. Im using various techniques in my work. I like to use unwanted items, ...

Jara Jali

Jara Jali

Coventry, West Midlands

Over the years I became increasingly aware that the skin and hair products that I had brought for my children and I contained chemicals ...

Ercall Crafts

Ercall Crafts

Market Drayton, Shropshire

Ercall Crafts produce handmade cushions which feature photographs taken and edited by myself . I use a variety of different cotton types ...

Kayanne Kreations

Kayanne Kreations

Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire

Here at Kayanne Kreations we have many extra-ordinary creations, all hand made, lovingly sewn and crocheted We now make crochet animals ...

Passe Revival

Passe Revival

Penkridge, Staffordshire

The primary focus of our business is to recycle and reclaim old furniture and other vintage finds into functional items that can be enjoyed ...

Natalie Brooks Fine Artist

Natalie Brooks Fine Artist

Dudley, West Midlands

Born in 1984, Natalie spent all of her childhood years in Kidderminster, North Worcestershire. After completing her GCSE’s and A levels ...

Mia

Mia

Walsall, West Midlands

Home Studio 13 Blinds - Specialise in Handmade Soft furnishings - We love sewing . We realy take special care in giving you the best advice ...

Analiza Jones

Analiza Jones

Stratford Upon Avon, Warwickshire

I sell a variety of hand woven bags made from the fibre of stalks of locally grown plants like Abaka and Buntal. These fibres are dried, ...

Malachi Flowers

Malachi Flowers

Birmingham, West Midlands

I create a variety of flower arrangements from: Wedding flower arrangements, Bridal bouquets/flowers. Table Arrangements for special occasions ...

Pens Unique

Pens Unique

Southam, Warwickshire

My name is David Shepherdson, an inspired and passionate wood turner. I specialise in creating unique writing instruments that are a real ...

Vert Boutique

Vert Boutique

Southam, Warwickshire

Vert Boutique is an online shop and the home of many hand crafted, unique and positive pieces of art. The concept offers a wide range of ...

Sarah Jayne Creations

Sarah Jayne Creations

Coventry, Warwickshire

I create and design handmade unique box frame pictures. My styles vary from vintage to contemporary, childrens to pets. I also make bespoke ...

The Alpaca Farm

The Alpaca Farm

Cherrington, Shropshire

We are passionate about our alpacas and simply love to show what can be achieved with their luxurious fibre. In some cases (depending on ...

Purple Daisy Card Gifts

Purple Daisy Card Gifts

Hall Green, West Midlands

I design and handcraft unique card crafts. My products are individual as I produce one of a kind items. My framed and canvas products, ...

Off to Stratford again

Off to Stratford again

Rugby, Warwickshire

Well, off to the craft fair at Stratford Town Hall on Sunday, 28th October. I am looking forward to meeting up with the stallholders that ...

Verdict on Stratford craft fair

Verdict on Stratford craft fair

Rugby, Warwickshire

I had a lovely day out at Stratford Town Hall craft and gift fair. I was given a lovely position in which to display my items and really ...

First event booked

First event booked

Rugby, Warwickshire

I am very pleased to confirm that I am going to attend my first event with UKCraftFairs at Stratford on Avon on Sunday 30 September 2018. ...

Introducing myself

Introducing myself

Rugby, Warwickshire

My name is Marie, and I have always loved sewing, purely as a hobby, and used to make a lot of cross stitched and embroidered gifts for ...

Hand knitted in Noro yarn

Hand knitted in Noro yarn

Stourbridge, West Midlands

This multicoloured long knitted scarf will keep you warm. Muted colours of autumn. Soft natural fibres knitted in double moss stitch

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 and groom bear. These are going to be our biggest ...

Showing at the Civic in Stourport

Showing at the Civic in Stourport

Kidderminster, Worcestershire

Hello folks Just a blog to tell you all that I have a small display ( 4 framed artworks ) at the Civic in Stourport. A great place to ...

Weaving

Weaving

Stourbridge, West Midlands

My latest weaving project is with wool from Latvia and Portugal. Its a block design and double weave. I am incorporating hard anger using ...

Happy New Year

Happy New Year

Market Drayton, Shropshire

Happy New Year - I hope youve had wonderful Festive and New Year celebrations so, tell me - have you made any New Years resolutions? Im ...

ABOUT LIVEN

ABOUT LIVEN

Wolverhampton, West Midlands

LIVEN, dedicates its products to inspiring vitality, health and energy. Learning from Chinese culture, LIVEN embraces that philosophy by ...

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

Floral Funeral Tributes

Floral Funeral Tributes

Birmingham, West Midlands

Our last chance to show your Love for a Love one with Floral Tributes. All tributes can be created in your Love one favourite colours. ...

Have I Been Away that Long

Have I Been Away that Long

Market Drayton, Shropshire

Good morrow! I cant believe that I havent been on here in - goodness knows how long...! Im not going to fib - after all, fairies cant ...

Its been a while since I posted

Its been a while since I posted

Stourbridge, West Midlands

Busy weaving.Here is a double weave scarf in wool and cotton. Block design. I did this weaving whilst in France at The Loom Room. Woven ...

creating creativejacq

creating creativejacq

Yoxall, Staffordshire

Hello and thank you for taking the time to read my blog. I am extremely new to this but wanted to give you an insite into how I created ...

creating creativejacq

creating creativejacq

Yoxall, Staffordshire

Hello and thank you for taking the time to read my blog. I am extremely new to this but wanted to give you an insite into how I created ...

Wonderful Week Ahead

Wonderful Week Ahead

Kidderminster, Worcestershire

Nabu has been busy! Last week a lot of the jewellery packaging was redesigned, along with part of the website. I made a big decision to ...

Craft and gift fair Nelson club Warwick

Craft and gift fair Nelson club Warwick

Warwick, Warwickshire

We have 5 tables left for the event on Sunday 7th May the event starts at 10am until 4pm if you are interested in a table they are £25 ...

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 to knit and crochet. Whist we still make toys, ...

A dragony agony

A dragony agony

Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire

As a crafter you never know what you may be asked to make!! I was asked to make a Crocheted Welsh dragon, but I couldnt find a decent ...

Sea and sky felted picture

Sea and sky felted picture

Stourbridge, West Midlands

I have felted this design using a mixture of different fleece. Merino, silk, alpaca. Wet felted using layers to build up images. Inspired ...

Different iipes of butung and custions

Different iipes of butung and custions

Stafford, Staffordshire

I am making some longer and larger bunting which has been requested at the market stall, I wasnt able to attend the November market due ...

Hello

Hello

Birmingham, West Midlands

Hi all just wanted to say hello to all you crafters . Im new to the site so bare with me . Will be putting pics on asap .


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), 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.

Edward Coley Burne-Jones, Sir

(Born 1833 in Birmingham in West Midlands), Art, Design

Sir Edward Coley Burne-Jones, the English artist and designer was one of the seven-member brotherhood of the Pre-Raphaelites

Benjamin Williams Leader

(Born 1831 in Worcester in West Midlands), Painting

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

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.

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, 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.