We are always delighted to partner with colleagues passionate about contemporary craft. Next week at MADE LONDON madebyhandonline.com, craftanddesign magazine, Sue Herdman, Heal’s and COVER Magazine will all be awarding prizes to their stand out exhibitor at the show. We also always ask our exhibitors to vote for their Best in Show exhibitor. The Peer Prize… Read more »
Olivia McGill works with porcelain to create handmade dinnerware. All of her work starts on the wheel and then each piece is reshaped and altered by hand. Olivia tends to work in small batches of 10-12 items at a time. The pieces are shaped and decorated in a similar way so that she ends up with sets of similar… Read more »
Sue Mundy’s fabulous ceramics are currently showing at the Lingwood Samuel Gallery, Church St, Godalming. She also has one place left on her hand building workshop at her studio on Saturday 5th August. Details can be found here. Come and meet Sue and see her work at MADE LONDON 19 – 22 October at One… Read more »
We are thrilled that mosaic artist Cleo Mussi will be taking over the Belfry Room at One Marylebone to create a Rest and Reset space. Cleo is working on two brand new figures, Rhea and Demeter which will form part of this special exhibit along with Mitochondrial Eve, a Mother Earth figure holding Homunculus Babe and a… Read more »
Karina Gill studied at the Surrey Institute of Art and Design in Farnham where she gained her BA (Hons) in 3 Dimensional Design in metal work. Since completing her degree, she has built up her business from her workshop in Dorset where she designs and makes her etched metal bowls and jewellery. Karina’s work has… Read more »
Silversmith Jen Ricketts has recently completed this commission, A Sheffield Skyline. Hand pierced from silver, the longest skyline she has made so far measuring 50cm in length. Jen will be bringing her beautiful, intricate work to MADE LONDON this year.
Anna Champeney is offering visitors to MADE LONDON in October the chance to order a bespoke version of her designs to collect at the fair. Anna´s studio combines collections of luxury contemporary throws (sampled by hand in the studio and produced at a family-run mill in Spain) and handwoven limited edition scarves produced at the studio…. Read more »
At 3pm on Friday, Saturday and Sunday during MADE LONDON, we will host ‘in conversation’ live talks with various creators talking about aspects of their work. On Friday 21st, we welcome Dr Nicola Thomas, a senior lecturer in cultural geography who explains why geographers are so interested in craft! On Saturday 22nd, basketmaker Annemarie O’Sullivan,… Read more »
Early bird tickets are available for MADE LONDON here until Sunday 16th October. Buy yours now for £7.50. Tickets on the door cost £10, under 14s free.
Jeweller Gaby Casemore had so many lovely conversations at MADE BRIGHTON with people about their family lockets and what they mean to them – she even had two women almost in tears – that she really realised how precious they are for families and their history. Gaby started thinking about a locket for her daughter,… Read more »
Ulli Kaiser has made this beautiful new brooch out of an old Victorian pin cushion based on the children’s song “Soldier, Soldier, Won’t you Marry me”. The brooch is made from a Victorian pin cushion (including pins), antique metal beads, 18t gold and sterling silver and will be coming to MADE LONDON.
Chris Boland has a couple of his rings on display at the Millennium Gallery in Sheffield as part of their Made in Sheffield exhibition. He will also be giving a talk on his work there on 20th September. The exhibition celebrates everything made in Sheffield, from Hendersons relish to jet engines, well worth a look! Chris will be showing and… Read more »