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'Roadliners' - selected for Screening 1, #RealToReel:The Craft Film Festival at Picturehouse Central. Short film celebrating local makers, artisans and the humbly talented folk of Scotland and beyond.

Shedding light on an unappreciated craft, this film follows local makers Tam and Jim as they hand-pour and paint lines and type on the streets of Glasgow. 2-4 May.

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04/21/2017 at 09:31. Facebook
Join award winning social enterprise Cockpit Arts and meet 170 makers at their two centres in central and south London. Visitors can go behind the scenes in the studios and buy work direct from Cockpit Arts’ master craftspeople and artist-makers. Jewellers, glass makers, weavers, ceramicists… and a host of other crafts. Holborn | 9 – 11 June. Deptford | 16 – 18 June. Find out more:...
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04/21/2017 at 09:16. Facebook
Selected for #RealtoReel:The Craft Film Festival at Picturehouse Central 2-4 May.

Taking its name and inspiration from the Japanese art form ukiyo-e, this animation is made from woodblock prints and produced using traditional cel animation techniques and custom digital programs.

Each hand-drawn frame is digitally processed to reduce printing, then laser-cut into wooden boards before being...
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Selected for RealtoReel:The Craft Film Festival at Picturehouse Central 24 May

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04/20/2017 at 11:30. Facebook
One for your London Craft Week diary. Design-Nation: Marks & Tools, an exhibition of work themed around marks and tools of the maker. In association with Oxo Tower Wharf. #LCW2017 See more at: bit.ly/2ncVTQZ
One for your London Craft Week diary DesignNation Marks Tools an exhibition
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04/19/2017 at 12:26. Facebook
Congratulations to Crafts magazine #currentcrafts ticket winners. They'll be off to The Spring Knitting & Stitching Show in Edinburgh next week. The show champions creativity with workshops, demonstrations and interactive features as well as 150 exhibitors selling specialist craft supplies. Spend a day re-stocking your yarn stash, learning to knit, mastering the art of tailoring and more....
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04/19/2017 at 09:00. Facebook
'Knitting Ain’t Wack' selected for #RealtoReel:The Craft Film Festival showing at Picturehouse Central 2-4 May. In this music video director Lorna Hamilton-Brown makes it her mission to get more people knitting by bursting the myths and stereotypes associated with the craft. Screening 1. Full programme & tickets:
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04/18/2017 at 09:17. Facebook
The UK’s first film festival devoted to craft returns to Picturehouse Central from 2 - 4 May. #RealToReel Screening 1 includes Katie Spragg's stop-frame animation 'The Wilds of 5 Lely Court'. An urban concrete landscape is transformed into a flourishing habitat as porcelain weeds push through a crack in the pavement. With each blade of grass handmodelled by the artist, the film explores the...
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04/17/2017 at 13:00. Facebook
Applications now open for #HandmadeChelsea. The Contemporary Crafts & Design Fair is Handmade in Britain's annual Christmas shopping event at the beautiful Chelsea Old Town Hall. Over three days, the event will celebrate the best in high-end design and craftsmanship from over 100+ highly skilled, UK-based designer-makers. Deadline 28 April: bit.ly/1WZRo8I #craft
Applications now open for HandmadeChelsea The Contemporary Crafts Design Fair is Handmade
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'The Craft of Sound' is one of the highlights at #RealtoReel: The Craft Film Festival, showing at Picturehouse Central 2-4 May. The film follows expert luthier Alex Bishop through the construction of one of his hand-built guitars. Filmed over a period of 6 months, Alex shares his thoughts on the process of building an instrument, working with wood and his specialised job. Buy tickets here:...
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'Artists Meet their Makers' exhibition is a celebration of the skill and imagination of West Dean Tapestry Studio’s Master Weavers. The studio was set up by West Dean Founder Edward James, and has worked with leading modern and contemporary artists including Henry Moore, John Piper, Basil Beattie, Michael Brennand-Wood and Tracey Emin. bit.ly/2nATzZ6
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Selected for the 1st #RealtoReel screening at Picturehouse Central on 2 May - 'Terraforming' follows a young cartographer’s journey to a crystal planet that has been discovered in our galaxy. The film pays homage to 1960s sci-fi classics with bold projections of Modernism in space. View full programme & buy tickets here:

Terraforming. Director/editor: Juriann Booji, 2015.
Selected for the 1st RealtoReel screening at Picturehouse Central on 2 May
Select Festival 2017. A festival of craft with artist-led exhibitions, workshops and talks at various venues from 29 April – 28 May. bit.ly/1eiuxoe. The programme includes the Textile Study Group presenting DIS/rupt with new work from over 20 textile artists: bit.ly/2ovxhXL SITselect.

Credit: Alison King, DIS/rupt
Select Festival 2017 A festival of craft with artistled exhibitions workshops and
Twelve modern and contemporary artists including #LucieRie, Jennifer Lee and Ruth Duckworth are currently on show at Erskine Hall & Co in London until 6 May.

The exhibition includes works in #ceramic, #bronze, #paper, #glass and #perspex, and introduces two unusual, early figurative works by Gordon Baldwin — one in ceramic, and one in bronze, both of which were made around 1960.

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Twelve modern and contemporary artists including LucieRie Jennifer Lee and Ruth Duckworth
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One of the highlights of the #RealToReel festival at Picturehouse Central is The Big Cloth by Nick David and Jack Flynn. A short documentary about the Harris Tweed industry on the Island of Harris and Lewis in Scotland. Full programme and ticket sales: [ Craftscouncil.org.uk Link ] Runs from 2–4 May.
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Looking for Easter activities? 'The Good, the Bad and the Beautiful' at The National Centre for Craft & Design explores the innovative, political, social and environmental aspects of 3D printing.... and while you're there drop in to the main gallery and make your own sunglasses! bit.ly/2jGC5ro Until 23 April.

Image: Michael Eden 'Yellow Vortex', 2015, courtesy of Adrian Sassoon London.
Looking for Easter activities The Good the Bad and the Beautiful at
Real to Reel: The Craft Film Festival returns. Produced by the Crafts Council UK and Crafts magazine in partnership with Picturehouse Central, this year’s festival again highlights the extraordinary talent and technique of the making and moving image communities.

After an open call – which attracted almost 300 entries from around the world – the final programme has been edited down to 44...
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Real to Reel: The Craft Film Festival returns to Picturehouse Central during London Craft Week with a typically eclectic programme. Showing 44 films over 3 nights from 2-4 May. #RealToReel. Tickets on sale now:

Image: The Craft of Carnival, Benjamin Wechanje, 2016.
Real to Reel The Craft Film Festival returns to Picturehouse Central during
Pioneering design in textiles, paintings and furniture by Swedish Modern designer - Josef Frank at the Fashion and Textile Museum. 1st UK exhibition from 28 Jan-7 May. buff.ly/2gD1mSq
Pioneering design in textiles paintings and furniture by Swedish Modern designer Josef
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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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Angels on Washing Lines Colourful sculptures installations and linocuts inspired by folk
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'Echo', a solo presentation by glass + concrete artist Harry Morgan opens today at The Scottish Gallery in Edinburgh until 29 April.

We paid Harry a visit in our latest issue:

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Echo a solo presentation by glass concrete artist Harry Morgan opens today

Harry Morgan mixes concrete with glass to stunning effect - Crafts Council

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