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.

This is the 28th year of celebrating our annual two-day event which 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 using 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 13 October 2024.

Exhibitor applications have now closed for 2024.

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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

Festival of Crafts was fantastic, a wonderful event, I really enjoyed the creative atmosphere - thank you!

Georgia, exhibitor

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Head shot of Jo Connolly smiling

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

Jo Connolly

Head of Craft