Shows and Fairs

24 - 25 November 2018

Gorgeous Christmas Craft Fair - Enginuity, Coalbrookdale, Shropshire

Hosted by the Shropshire Guild of Contemporary Craft, over 40 designer makers are coming together to show and sell their handmade work. There will be a wide variety of work across many disciplines; furniture, glass work, metalwork, woodwork, ceramics, weaving, feltwork, textiles, painting, shaker boxes, turned wooden boxes, jewellery, ironwork and much much more…

Free admission to the show. Saturday 10am-5pm / Sunday 10am-4.30pm.

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28 September - 7 October 2018

Secret Severn Arts Trail, along the Ironbridge Gorge

For the 3rd year running Secret Severn are excited to create another September Art Trail. Last year was fab this year we're going to inspire you even more. Visit our beautiful venues, be inspired, browse, take part and buy Art.

The Gorge will be filled with a range of styles and disciplines of Art you can buy and take home, from The Green Wood Café to the Maws Craft Centre with other venues to be added, watch this space.

As we get closer artists and workshops will be added to the website secretsevern.co.uk

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1 July 2018

Festival Of Natural Arts, Severn Gorge Countryside Trust

18/19 November 2017

Gorgeous Christmas Craft Fair - Enginuity, Coalbrookdale, Shropshire

Experience an early taste of Christmas at Gorgeous, a contemporary designer craft fair held in Enginuity at Coalbrookdale on Saturday 18 and Sunday 19 November 2017.

Hosted by the Shropshire Guild of Contemporary Craft, the event will see skilled craftspeople and artisans from across the West Midlands showcasing a huge variety of handmade designs and individual artworks. There will be a wealth of Christmas gift ideas with items to suit all pockets from magnificent one-off designer pieces to affordable goods.

Designer-makers will be selling their exquisite and unusual pieces of jewellery, glassware, ceramics, textiles, fine furniture, prints and metal work in the festively decked main hall, while talking to visitors about their trade.

Throughout the weekend you can also enjoy watching a range of expert demonstrations delivered by master craftspeople. Now in its 13th year, Gorgeous is a celebration of creative skills, promoting the work of designers and craftsmen in the region, many of whom enjoy status as internationally recognised artists. It also builds on The Gorge’s rich heritage of creativity; the place where early industrialists mined for raw materials to make iron, tiles and porcelain goods, many of which are still produced and displayed at the museum sites today.

Gorgeous is open 10am to 5pm on Saturday and 10am-4.30pm on Sunday.

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8/9/10 September 2017

Secret Severn Art Trail, Ironbridge Gorge, Shropshire

Secret Severn is a group of artists who work in and around the Ironbridge Gorge in Shropshire. 

Jewellery, Fine Art, Print Making, Photography, Glass, Ceramics and Textiles.

The art trail show cases the work of the artists in venues along the Ironbridge Gorge. 

I will be exhibiting my work at the Green Wood Centre, Coalbrookdale, as part of the trail and in the Green Wood Cafe.

5/6/7 May 2017

Secret Severn Art Trail, Ironbridge Gorge, Shropshire

Secret Severn is a group of artists who work in and around the Ironbridge Gorge in Shropshire. Jewellery, Fine Art, Print Making, Photography, Glass, Ceramics and Textiles.

The art trail show cases the work of the artists in venues along the Ironbridge Gorge. A map of the complete trail can be downloaded here.

I will be exhibiting my work at the Green Wood Centre, Coalbrookdale, as part of the trail and in the Green Wood Cafe.

7 / 8 December 2016

Pop-up Christmas Shop, Green Wood Cafe, Coalbrookdale, Shropshire

Amanda Hillier, print maker, and I will be selling a range of Christmas gifts that you can purchase in the relaxed atmosphere of the Green Wood Cafe at the Green Wood Centre in Coalbrookdale.

Buy your Christmas gifts and enjoy fabulous coffee, cake and Christmas fare in this friendly and welcoming environment.

Pop up open from 2.30 pm, Wednesday 7th and 8.30 am Thursday 8th and until 9 pm both days.

www.facebook.com/thegreenwoodcafe

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3 December 2016

Much Wenlock Christmas Fayre, Much Wenlock, Shropshire

Over 100 eclectic Christmas stalls line the streets and Church Green of the quintessential market town of Much Wenlock in beautiful Shropshire.Enjoy the Brass Bands, Choirs, Street Theatre & Entertainers, Santa Claus, Donkey Rides, Children's Entertainment, Carols by Candlelight in The Square and much, much more!

Disabled Parking and Park & Ride facilities are available. Rich in seasonal atmosphere.

Delightful Christmassy setting with light snow on order!

Much Wenlock Christmas Fayre is always held on the first Saturday in December and has been running since 2001 becoming a popular focal point in Shropshire’s festive diary, with thousands attending over the years! Everyone welcome.

www.wenlockchristmasfayre.org.uk

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26/27 November 2016

Ruskin Glass Centre Christmas Fair

Ruskin Glass Centre, Wollaston Rd, Stourbridge DY8 4HF

The Christmas Craft Fayre includes be a ‘Craft Market’ showcasing 20 high quality artists, designer/makers, and crafts-persons. The Craft Stands will be selling a range of products from many disciplines, offering unique, affordable, exciting and creative displays of work.

There are also 2 cafes offering seasonal food, theatre performances, all within the Ruskin Glass Centre complex and including over 22 onsite shops, studio’s and businesses. 

The Christmas Craft Fayre, offers a warm & friendly welcome, great food, unique gift buying opportunities, all within a Craft complex with a strong heritage of glass making.

Some of the highlights of the weekend:

Over 4 theatre performances throughout the weekend
Enville Ale will be providing the ‘Man Creche, & Prosecco bar’

Face painting & glitter tattoos with Candy Cart
Worcestershire Wildlife Trust Stall
Craft Market with 20 Craft Stalls

www.ruskinglasscentre.co.uk

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19 / 20 November 2016

Gorgeous Christmas Craft Fair - Enginuity, Coalbrookdale, Shropshire

Experience an early taste of Christmas at Gorgeous, a contemporary designer craft fair held in Enginuity at Coalbrookdale on Saturday 19 and Sunday 20 November 2016.

Hosted in conjunction with the Shropshire Guild of Contemporary Craft, the event will see skilled craftspeople and artisans from across the West Midlands showcasing a huge variety of handmade designs and individual artworks. There will be a wealth of Christmas gift ideas with items to suit all pockets from magnificent one-off designer pieces to affordable goods.

Designer-makers will be selling their exquisite and unusual pieces of jewellery, glassware, ceramics, textiles, fine furniture, prints and metal work in the festively decked main hall, while talking to visitors about their trade.

Throughout the weekend you can also enjoy watching a range of expert demonstrations delivered by master craftspeople. 

Now in its 12th year, Gorgeous is a celebration of creative skills, promoting the work of designers and craftsmen in the region, many of whom enjoy status as internationally recognised artists. It also builds on The Gorge’s rich heritage of creativity; the place where early industrialists mined for raw materials to make iron, tiles and porcelain goods, many of which are still produced and displayed at the museum sites today.

Gorgeous is open 10am to 5pm on Saturday and 10am-4.30pm on Sunday. 

Entry is £2.50 per person (all ages), under 5s free, including admission into Enginuity; admission is also free for Ironbridge Annual Passport ticket holders

Click here for more details.

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9th - 11th September

Secret Severn Art Weekend, Ironbridge Gorge, Shropshire

The Secret Severn Art trail features both new and well established artists in and around the Ironbridge Gorge. Come and visit the artists and view their work on the weekend of the 9th to the 11th September 2016. I will be at the Green Wood Centre all weekend.

16th July 2016

Severn Gorge Countryside Trust 25th Anniversary Celebration

Severn Gorge Countryside Trust, Darby Road, Coalbrookdale TF8 7EP

Saturday 16th July 2016: from 10am

A day to celebrate 25 years of managing the Ironbridge Gorge World Heritage Site landscape. Activities, various demonstrations, guided walks, refreshments and much more.

Fiona will be demonstrating natural dyeing and feltmaking and selling some of her work. 

Fee: no entrance charge
Meet: Severn Gorge Countryside Trust, Darby Road, TF8 7EP
NB: No car parking on site for this event. Alternative car parking will be available, see website www.severngorge.org.uk nearer the date.
For more information, email: [email protected] or phone 01952 433880

August 2015

Oswestry Library Craft Case Residency

Oswestry Library

August 2015

Arthur St, Oswestry, Shropshire SY11 1JN

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24th October 2015

Willow Gallery Craft Fair

The Willow Gallery Craft Fair

10 am - 5 pm

Willow Street, Oswestry, Shropshire, SY11 1AD

www.willowgalleryoswestry.org

14/15 November 2015

Dudmaston Christmas Craft Fair

11 am to 4 pm both days.

Over 70 craft and produce stalls as well as musical entertainment, children's activities and festive food and fun.

http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/dudmaston-estate/visitor-information/


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21/22 November

Gorgeous Christmas Craft Fair - Enginuity, Coalbrookdale, Shropshire

Experience the first taste of Christmas at Gorgeous, the contemporary designer craft fair held in Enginuity at Coalbrookdale on Saturday 21 and Sunday 22 November.

Hosted in conjunction with the Shropshire Guild of Contemporary Craft, the event will see skilled craftspeople and artisans from across the West Midlands showcasing a huge variety of handmade designs and individual artworks. There will be a wealth of Christmas gift ideas with items to suit all pockets from magnificent one-off designer pieces to affordable goods.

Designer-makers will be selling their exquisite and unusual pieces of jewellery, glassware, ceramics, textiles, fine furniture, prints and metal work in the festively decked main hall, while talking to visitors about their trade. In addition, tasty delights from a few of the region's renowned food producers will also be on offer.

Now in its 11th year, Gorgeous is a celebration of creative skills, promoting the work of designers and craftsmen in the region, many of whom enjoy status as internationally recognised artists. It also builds on The Gorge's rich heritage of creativity; the place where early industrialists mined for raw materials to make iron, tiles and porcelain goods, many of which are still produced and displayed at the museum sites today.

Entry is £2.50 per person (all ages), under 5s free, including admission into the Enginuity hands-on interactive design and technology centre; admission is also free for Ironbridge Annual Passport ticket holders. The fair will be open from 10am to 5pm on Saturday 21 and Sunday 22 November.

http://www.ironbridge.org.uk/plan-your-visit/events-and-exhibitions-calendar/gorgeous-christmas-craft-fair/

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28/29 November 2015

Ruskin Glass Centre Christmas Fair

The Christmas Craft Fair will include 2 cafes offering seasonal food, choirs singing throughout the day and live entertainment all within the Ruskin Glass Centre Complex, including the Webb Corbett Visitor Centre and 16 onsite shops/studios. There will also be a Craft Market showcasing high quality artists, designer/makers, and crafts-persons. The Craft Stands will be selling a range of products from many disciplines, offering unique, affordable, exciting and creative displays of work. Our Christmas Craft Fair, offers a warm and friendly welcome, great food, unique gift buying opportunities, all within a craft complex with a strong heritage of glass making.

For more details, visit ruskinglasscentre.co.uk

Saturday 5th December

Much Wenlock Christmas Fayre

Over 100 eclectic Christmas stalls line the streets and Church Green of the quintessential market town of Much Wenlock in beautiful Shropshire.

Enjoy the Brass Bands, Choirs, Street Theatre & Entertainers, Santa Claus, Donkey Rides, Children's Entertainment, Carols by Candlelight in The Square and much, much more!

Disabled Parking and Park & Ride facilities are available.

Rich in seasonal atmosphere. Delightful Christmassy setting with light snow on order!

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December 2015

Merry Midwinter Exhibition

Shropshire Visual Art Network's selling exhibition

VAN Gallery, The Market Hall, Upper Level, Claremont Street, Shrewsbury SY1 1QG