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Well-versed with the complexities of working at scale, artist Charlotte Hodes has created a 12-metre long wall installation for her solo show of papercuts and ceramics at Wolverhampton Art Gallery.

Also displayed is her installation for the British Ceramics Biennial 2015, a collection of 346 pieces of tableware featuring hand-cut enamel transfers laid along a 16-metre length of printed...
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'Moore’s carved wooden sculpture of an abstract human body is so familiar to us now that it seems about as shocking as a comfort blanket. However, if you imagine yourself looking at the same piece when it was made back in 1936, this faceless, genderless, twisted bunch of limbs suddenly becomes something more disturbing.'

Still a few weeks to see J.W. Anderson's exhibition #DisobedientBodies...
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Moores carved wooden sculpture of an abstract human body is so familiar
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05/25/2017 at 15:10. Facebook
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There are over 260 issues with articles, features & interviews all brought to life on screen. Here’s a taster - to celebrate #LucienneDay100...
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05/25/2017 at 09:00. Facebook
Don’t miss Cockpit Arts Open Studios showcase selection. Curated by leather designer Bill Amberg, presenting some of his favourite pieces from Cockpit makers including Carréducker, Jane Hoodless, Ute Decker and Helen Johannessen.

Holborn: 9 – 11 June | Deptford:16 – 18 June. Full selection here: [ Cockpitarts.com Link ] #cockpitopenstudios

Carréducker, bespoke shoe makers. Helen Johannessen,...
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Dont miss Cockpit Arts Open Studios showcase selection Curated by leather designer
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05/24/2017 at 09:55. Facebook
Ravilious & Co: The Pattern of Friendship. A major new exhibition comprising some 400 artworks starts this Saturday at the Towner Art Gallery, Eastbourne. Based on new research and telling a story that has never been told before, this exhibition explores the significant relationships and working collaborations between Ravilious and an important group of friends and affiliates. Ends 17 Sep....
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Ravilious Co The Pattern of Friendship A major new exhibition comprising some
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05/23/2017 at 12:19. Facebook
‘As part of the emerging counter-culture of the early 60s I was eagerly seeking an alternative to the conventional art processes. I found it in batik’ Noel Dyrenforth presents his extraordinary work from over 50 years in Five Decades of Batik Painting at The Gibberd Gallery in Harlow until 30 June.

Incredibly, Dyrenforth has held over 100 exhibitions since his first solo show in London in...
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As part of the emerging counterculture of the early 60s I was
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05/23/2017 at 11:02. Facebook
‘I’m not too keen on doing things that everyone does.’ We look back to our November / December 2014 issue & #talentspot. with glass artist Juli Bolaños-Durman. Juli discusses her move from graphic design to glass art, the potential of found objects and her fascination with glass. Juli Bolaños-Durman Studio.

More in our Talent Spot series here: bit.ly/craftsmag-video
Juli Bolaños-Durman is...
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05/22/2017 at 15:07. Facebook
BBC Radio 4, the Victoria and Albert Museum and the Crafts Council UK have announced the 12 makers in the running for the inaugural £10,000 Woman’s Hour Craft Prize.

From darned high street hoodies and bespoke bicycles, to unfired clay installations and jewellery made with 18th-century pins found in the mud of the river Thames, the finalists explore issues ranging from consumer culture, to...
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BBC Radio 4 the Victoria and Albert Museum and the Crafts Council
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05/20/2017 at 10:19. Facebook
Not long until we set up our Crafts magazine pop-up space at Cockpit Arts Open Studios in Holborn.

There's plenty to do during the weekend – look out for a talk on innovative uses of colour with Interior Textile Designer Julie Kouamo (Saturday 2.30PM) and a presentation on taming silicone to create intricate jewellery with Dovile Bertulyte (Sunday 2PM)

See you there 9-11 June!
Not long until we set up our Crafts magazine popup space at
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Don’t miss Design Undefined #3, part of upcoming Clerkenwell Design Week. In-keeping with their tradition of breaking convention and blurring boundaries, master of graphic design #anthonyburrill collaborates with #michaelmarriott on a “room within a room”. Clerkenwell London 23-25 May.
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Screen printed stools by Anthony Burrill and Michael Marriott. Photography by...
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‘Listen to feedback from people viewing your work and take their responses on board – that’s how you can move your designs forward. You need to keep ahead of the trends, but at the same time be true to your vision’ - Ruth Tomlinson, jeweller.

Read more words of wisdom from #TheGraduates supplement bit.ly/2prMnNS. To buy the current issue of Crafts magazine with the Graduates special go...
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'Once you've lost your first piece of glass on the floor, you're hooked' Steffen Dam in #currentCrafts.

Subscribe now for Crafts magazine and New Designers special offer – 8 issues for price of 6 plus FREE digital access to every issue since 1973.

Go to bit.ly/ND-Crafts & enter code ND17 or visit us at New Designers, #businessdesigncentre to browse, buy & sign-up. 28 Jun-1 July. Tickets:...
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Get down to the riverside this weekend for special events & free workshops taking place at Thames-Side Studios Open Studios,12-6pm. #thamessidestudios #thamessideopenstudios
Get down to the riverside this weekend for special events free workshops

Open Studios Weekend (20-21 May 2017) | Thames-Side Studios

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Applications are now open for 50 designer-makers to show, sell and promote their work at the Arnolfini, Bristol over the weekend of 16-17 December. Application deadline is 30 July. bit.ly/2qIx99d
Applications are now open for 50 designermakers to show sell and promote
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‘It was always important that it was accessible... everyone should be able to use it'

A glimpse into the world of Make Works, a website that puts designers in touch with local makers and manufacturers across Scotland. Founder Fi Scott talks to Crafts magazine in our latest Talent Spot 'Thinking Global, Acting Local'

Read article here: bit.ly/2q1BgvI Buy issue here: bit.ly/2pNtrah...
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'Retain a little naivety, be curious and not intimidated' Sylvia Weidenbach's advice on starting out in #TheGraduates supplement. Read more here bit.ly/2prMnNS

Subscribe now for Crafts magazine and New Designers special offer – 8 issues for price of 6 plus FREE digital access to every issue since 1973 - an invaluable resource for all graduates and new designer-makers. Go to bit.ly/ND-Crafts &...
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Retain a little naivety be curious and not intimidated Sylvia Weidenbachs advice
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Ignite your creative business ambitions at Flourish, the Crafts Council UK two day event for makers held at Armourers Hall in London on the 19 and 20 June.

We’ll be bringing together makers with leading industry experts to share, debate and learn. Topics will range from practical advice on pricing your work to creating a strong brand identity. #CCflourish

Book your early bird tickets by 15...
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Ignite your creative business ambitions at Flourish the Crafts Council UK two
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Final few days to apply - the application deadline for Handmade in Britain's Edinburgh show has been extended to 15 May so there's a few days left to book your stand for this popular event which is taking place in the Royal Mile this October. Spaces are limited so don't delay - details here: bit.ly/2qvmlv8
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Last chance to see Angels on Washing Lines!

Colourful sculptures, installations and linocuts inspired by folk art, outsider art, illustration and commercial art. David Jones at Oriel Myrddin Gallery presents the treasures of everyday life alongside glimpses of the whimsical and the fantastical. 18 Mar – 13 May
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Last chance to see Angels on Washing Lines
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If you’re in the Brighton area this weekend don’t miss the chance to see ‘Maison de Papier’ at the beautiful Grade 1 Elizabethan mansion #dannyhouse.

Artist Stephanie Smart creates life-size garments and footwear using only paper and thread. This is her first collection of historical fashion and is inspired by the lives of past and present residents of Danny House. Find out more about...
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If youre in the Brighton area this weekend dont miss the chance
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