Category Archives: Meet the Makers


How to make Christmas Bunting


Amanda Brown of Cotton onto Sewing in Dorset shows us how to make festive Christmas Bunting in our latest video. This is a great sewing machine project and can be adapted for anytime of the year not just Christmas!!! by

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Ian Harris


We recently visited Ian Harris, a ceramics artist based in Corfe, Dorset. His work is really interesting so it’s our pleasure to share this video with you this month. you can find out more about Ian’s work at https://www.ianharrisceramics.co.uk/ by

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Shows and appearances this autumn/winter


Photo by Roman Hinex on Unsplash Many of our customers and colleagues are exhibiting or appearing at craft shows and fairs in the run up to Christmas, so here is rundown on where you can see some of them: Wokingham Arts Trail, 22 & 23 September 2018 Wokingham Arts Trail – WAT. 19 Magnolia Way, Wokingham […]

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Stuart Akroyd, contemporary glassmaker


During our recent visit to Harrogate, we were fortunate to speak to Stuart Akroyd, a contemporary glassmaker about his work. Watch the interview now: by

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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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