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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.

Craft and Gift Fairs

Craft and Gift Fairs

Stratford Town Hall, Stratford, Warwickshire

Saturday, 24 October 2020

Craft Fair at the English Winter Fair

Craft Fair at the English Winter Fair

Staffordshire Showground, Stafford, Staffordshire

Saturday, 21 November 2020 (2 day event)

Christmas gifts fair

Christmas gifts fair

Himley Hall, dudley, dudley, Staffordshire

Saturday, 21 November 2020 (2 day event)

Craft and Gift Fairs

Craft and Gift Fairs

Lichfield Guild Hall, Lichfield, Staffordshire

Saturday, 28 November 2020

Christmas Craft and Gift Fair

Christmas Craft and Gift Fair

Dobbies Garden World Gailey, Saxon Cross House, Gailey, Staffordshire

Friday, 4 December 2020 (3 day event)

Craft and Gift Fairs

Craft and Gift Fairs

Stratford Town Hall, Stratford, Warwickshire

Saturday, 19 December 2020

Warwickshire Christmas Gift Fair at Stroneleigh

Warwickshire Christmas Gift Fair at Stroneleigh

National Agricultural Exhibition Centre, Kenilworth, Kenilworth, Warwickshire

Saturday, 27 November 2021 (2 day event)

The ARC Shed

The ARC Shed

Leamington Spa, Warwickshire

Hello! Anyone can learn to paint. I can teach you how with the techniques used for decorative (Folk Art) painting. I also run craft workshops ...

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? ...

Welcome to Gift Box It Ltd

Welcome to Gift Box It Ltd

Kidderminster, Worcestershire

Gift Box It Ltd supply quality assured and affordable gifts to the general public, via craft fairs and retail floor space. Our aim is to ...

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 ...

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 and gifts for your homes! Our main focus is our ...

Carolanns Curtain Making Service

Carolanns Curtain Making Service

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 ...

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 ...

Dinoprint

Dinoprint

Wolverhampton, West Midlands

I make products using the lino print method. I use eco friendly paper that is also acid free, making sure the product lasts that bit longer. ...

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 ...

Buffs Studio

Buffs Studio

Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands

Buffs Studio creates handmade Artisan Gifts for you, your family and friends, handknitted, hand made and crotcheted items, artisan soaps ...

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 ...

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, ...

Something Special by Julie

Something Special by Julie

Redditch, Worcestershire

Handmade unique personalised cards and gifts for every occasions. Beautiful cards not only for women but for men and children. Often the ...

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 ...

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 order with specific styles and colours .... lovely ...

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 ...

Charlotte Owen Felts

Charlotte Owen Felts

Birmingham, West Midlands

My passion of felting comes with a variety of techniques including wet felting, needle, felting, nuno felting to name a few. I often combine ...

Tilly Viktor

Tilly Viktor

Tipton, West Midlands

Welcome to the world of TillyViktor, creating bespoke 3D quilled paper wall art, perfect for Nursery decor, Wedding Anniversaries, Birthday ...

Tea at 23

Tea at 23

Walsall, West Midlands

Tea at 23 is a home run business located in Walsall, West Midlands. I have been trading just a year and make a variety of crafted items ...

Matthias Mac Designs

Matthias Mac Designs

Evesham, Worcestershire

Fine furniture maker/cabinet maker/carpenter. I make, what ever people want.Hopefully trying to sell smaller craft pieces as a possibles ...

One Tooth Moose

One Tooth Moose

Worcester, Worcestershire

One Tooth Moose is an illustrator that produces high quality watercolour paintings of animals. Each individual art piece is created carefully ...

Littlewinns

Littlewinns

Stafford, Staffordshire

I started off by making curtains for myself and dolls clothing for my daughters dolls and have gone on from there. I now own 4 machines ...

Romayne Curzon Jewellery

Romayne Curzon Jewellery

Bromsgrove, Worcestershire

The catalyst for my silver jewellery is the fascination of line and movement found within nature I aim to capture its spirit through etching ...

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 ...

Bonificata Steampunk Designs

Bonificata Steampunk Designs

Birmingham, West Midlands

Bonificata is a small family-run business with a workshop based in the West Midlands. We specialise in creating industrial/steampunk style ...

AUTA AFRICA CRAFTS

AUTA AFRICA CRAFTS

Burntwood, Staffordshire

AUTA AFRICA CRAFTS was founded by mainly with the aim of promoting talented artisans both men and women from Kenya by getting their work ...

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 ...

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 ...

Felt Frenzy

Felt Frenzy

Southam, Warwickshire

Handmade gifts to suit all occasions and budgets. I make gifts/keepsakes from felt. These include keyrings, Christmas decorations (including ...

Bendibrook Greeting Cards

Bendibrook Greeting Cards

Wolverhampton, Staffordshire

I design and make individual greeting cards for all occasions using original art work and poetry, My speciality is the Fairies of Bendibrook ...

The Arthouse Studio

The Arthouse Studio

Weobley, Herefordshire

We are a small studio in Weobley, Herefordshire offering a range of workshops in Lino and glass. Our Lino classes include both traditional ...

Lucas Ruth Handmade

Lucas Ruth Handmade

Walsall, West Midlands

Welcome to Lucas Ruth Handmade! Created by Adam (Lucas) and Vicky (Ruth) Haycock, a couple based in Walsall, England. We are passionate ...

Inspired Prints

Inspired Prints

Dudley, West Midlands

At Inspired Prints we produce outstanding canvas prints. Posters and printed Mugs. Our customers range from Churches, New housing developments ...

Kate Wrigglesworth

Kate Wrigglesworth

Bewdley, Worcestershire

There are two strands to my practice one predominantly in gouache and watercolour and the other in oil and acrylics on a larger scale. ...

LinKue Online Store

LinKue Online Store

Bedworth, Warwickshire

At LinKue, we believe nothing else should come in the way when it comes to satisfying the needs of our customers apart from safety. Satisfying ...

Forest Arts

Forest Arts

Kidderminster, Worcestershire

Hi I am a Photographer and Creative Artist and my artworks Range in style from Landscapes to Trees and Nature to Abstract concept creations. ...

Im Back

Im Back

Redditch, Worcestershire

Well its been a while and things have been extremely busy. I have moved house and I am now sitting in my wonderful craft room looking out ...

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 been an eventful week for me as hubby was taken into ...

Spinning

Spinning

Stourbridge, West Midlands

Spinning fleece is a most relaxing pastime. Its rythmical and soporific. I hope to dye the yarn by foraging plants.

Spinning

Spinning

Stourbridge, West Midlands

I have been busy spinning fleece. Sitting in the sun and watching yarn being created is a very relaxing pastime. I Hope to dye the ya ...

Newbie

Newbie

Redditch, Worcestershire

Hi all, Well while I am an old hand and crafting and card making this is at the first time Ive gone public. It is a little scary and I ...

Cat bed

Cat bed

Stourbridge, West Midlands

Handknitted then felted cosy cat bed. Latest item available. Cosy, warm, hard wearing. I made this for a cat named cupcake.

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 get hold of work wise. I finished the year by getting ...

Hello

Hello

Dudley, West Midlands

I will be honest, I am completely new to this. I have recently stopped working to focus on my art and start my own business! My work ...

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 So much to see my objective was to see the layout ...

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 acylic and am an abstract artist my painting are ...

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 I made a rather nice set of draws. Check them ...

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 sixteen. Iím going to finally have somewhere of ...

Rag dolls

Rag dolls

Stafford, Staffordshire

At the moment l am making a rag doll copy of my work collegue on her wedding day . She very kindly gave me her wedding dress to recycle ...

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 the same style Jewellery on the shelves going for ...

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 dawned on me that the place I work full time has ...

Preparation is key

Preparation is key

Leamington Spa, Warwickshire

I remember huffing and puffing when my parents used to insist on things being done in a particular order, or make passing comment when ...

Every one matters

Every one matters

Leamington Spa, Warwickshire

I organised a series of 4 workshops to take place at my nearest Hobby Craft store some time ago. The first took place two weeks ago and ...

Allow some breathing space

Allow some breathing space

Leamington Spa, Warwickshire

It has taken me a while - goodness knows why - but I am now learning the art of packing and unpacking the necessary items for my workshops ...

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 ...


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.