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The Great Northern

A few weeks ago I spent my weekend volunteering at The Great Northern Contemporary Craft Fair and soaking up everything it had to offer. Going behind the scenes of running a huge craft event and getting involved in how everything comes together was a great experience for me and I’m sure will come handy in my future career. 644 more words



Short summary of some Key Ideas from the conference: 

In response to globalisation, technological change and new cultures of making and consumption, our approaches to crafting and making is evolving. 197 more words


A Talk by Davira Taragin: Contemporary Craft in Context

Thursday, November 13, Davira Taragin, the Owsley Museum’s consultative curator, gave a talk to the docents about the new contemporary craft gallery. The docents are volunteers of many backgrounds and ages who give public and private tours at the museum. 762 more words

Falmouth University to close the Contemporary Crafts Degree

Morning folks, I would like to draw your attention to the proposed closure of the Contemporary Crafts Degree at Falmouth University.
This is a course that has long-standing links to Cornwall and it’s crafting heritage. 386 more words


setting up for contemporary crafts shows

A short post today, as I am on my way in to day 1 of the contemporary craft show MADE LONDON.

Set-up day, yesterday, is always interesting. 262 more words

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