Category Archives: Meet the Makers


DancingGoatCrafts


DancingGoatCrafts I’m just a girl who can’t sit still… I grew up around amazingly skilled women who knitted, sewed and crocheted; thankfully they taught me the basics. As I got older, my Auntie Phyll enrolled me on a beginners patchwork course with her and we were off! I’ve enjoyed learning all my life and thankfully, […]

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An interview with Rachel Rankin-Hayward aka Dr Raygun


Rachel is a ceramicist, potter, classically trained musician and master of steel pan playing. One of the reasons that she began learning and practicing with ceramics is because she gained a connection with it – Something she never really had with music. Music is a performance art whereas being able to create an object, you […]

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Anniefred


Anniefred “Each of my textile pieces is completely unique and all the parts that make up the whole are hand-made by me. I am excited by the use of colour and the unexpected results that I get when hand-colouring fabrics. I use various colouring techniques which include break-down printing, mono printing, various discharge techiniques as […]

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Friday Craft Market & Table Top Sale


Friday craft market and table top sale Druitt Hall, Christchurch High Street, Christchurch, Dorset, BH23 1AB This the weekly craft fair and table top sale in the Druitt Hall (behind Christchurch Library) every Friday 10.30am-3pm with a variety of stalls selling handmade items and bric-a-brac such as jewellery, knitted goods, new and nearly new clothes, cards, books, DVDs, china, […]

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Kerry Jane Designs


My name is Kerry, I am happily married with three beautiful grown up children and I live in a beautiful coastal town in Dorset, UK. I am a crochet pattern designer and create crochet baby hats, crochet adult hats, crochet cowls, crochet blankets and all sorts of colourful patchwork and crochet patterns. My patterns are […]

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