festival of crafts

festivals and events

showcasing the best craft makers from the UK

Welcome to festival of crafts, our autumn showcase of the UK's finest artisans.

Now in its 27th year, this annual two-day event features a curated selection of handmade crafts across all media, including homewares, jewellery, ceramics, stationery, accessories, furniture, lighting, textiles and print.

The festival champions great design and the process of making, both traditional and modern techniques and skills. This event offers a relaxed environment for visitors to browse and meet and buy directly from the makers.

festival of crafts will take place on Sat 12 & Sun 15 October 2024.

Exhibitor applications for 2024 open at the end of January. If you are interested in exhibiting please email jo.connolly@farnhammaltings.com

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5 Stars

Festival of Crafts was amazing. I loved every minute of it and bought a few treasured pieces too. Thank you for creating such a great event with an awesome variety of craft!

Nicole, visitor

5 Stars

Thank you for putting on and having me at such a wonderful event. It was such a lovely experience, the buzz of all of the people who attended and the inspiring fellow makers I was surrounded by. Also, having lovely comments from visitors was super inspiring.

Georgia, exhibitor

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If you have any questions regarding festival of crafts, please contact Jo.

Jo Connolly

Craft Coordinator