Tagged with arts and crafts

Funding: Winston Churchill Memorial Trust – Travelling Fellowships for artists/makers and arts in the built environment

The Winston Churchill Trust awards travelling fellowships includes an artists and makers award category and is currently open for applications. If you are inspired by the work of overseas designers, have a project in mind to support craft skills or want to work with overseas craft people/designers and have a project in mind to advance practices in the … Continue reading

Opportunity: Call out for south west makers for Present Makers 2019, Thelma Hulbert Gallery

Thelma Hulbert Gallery is currently seeking South West designers and makers who produce high quality (either one-offs or small scale production) to show in our annual Christmas selling exhibition Present Makers 2019 (9 November – 21 December) is selected from open submissions showcasing creative innovation across craft and design, including glass, wood, paper, textiles, prints, … Continue reading

Resource: Crafts Council give 8 tips for fast-tracking your craft career abroad

The Crafts Council’s Talent Development team advises that you have a plan, research your potential buyers, markets and logistics and then prepare your business for the next steps. It sounds relatively straightforward, but exporting takes time and investment. Here is some useful advice to get you started. Read their tips at https://www.craftscouncil.org.uk/articles/thinking-globally-8-tips-for-fast-tracking-your-craft-career-abroad/

Opportunity: Trowbridge Weavers Market

This is a new market in Trowbridge and launches this summer. The first market is 13 July 2019 and will include a range of unique handmade products and an opportunity for musicians to perform. The markets take place on the 2nd Saturday of every month. Deadline for the first market in July is 31 May … Continue reading

Opportunity: Cloth Road Arts Week 2020

Opportunity: Cloth Road Arts Week 2020

Come and find out more at the Promotional Launch Party for Cloth Road Arts Week 2020. All welcome – there’s a representative exhibition, lots of cake and chat! A great introduction to the biennial art trial, how you can get involved and take part in 2020.  Friday 31 May 2019  from 6 to 9pm at … Continue reading