News


Call for Applications: Beyond the Blue
27 Apr 2017 -
Derbyshire Open Arts at Banks Mill Studios
Category: Craft Centres & Art Galleries
23 Apr 2017 - Visit Banks Mill Studios during the popular Derbyshire Open Arts festival on 27, 28 and 29 May to meet eight artists, designers and makers all under one roof.
Where to see work by Rachel Butlin this May
Category: Design Factory Member News
21 Apr 2017 -
"Spring" - New collection from Holly Clifford
Category: Design Factory Member News
19 Apr 2017 - Holly Clifford has just released her new collection 'Spring' on her website
Living Craft at Hatfield House
Category: Design Factory Member News
17 Apr 2017 - Visit Design Factory member Holly Clifford
Lamp Shade Weaving with Jane Withers
Category: Courses & Workshops
15 Apr 2017 - Make a woven lampshade using British wools and merino wools with Jane Withers.
Spring Blossom Workshop with Ruth Singer
Category: Courses & Workshops
14 Apr 2017 - Delicate fabric flower garlands and more
Louise West Nominated for Heritage Crafts Association Award
Category: Awards & Prizes
13 Apr 2017 - Louise is one of three finalists for the Trainer of the year award!
Belper Arts Trail
Category: Exhibitions
11 Apr 2017 - Anne Menary will be taking part in the exhibition, 'Natural Wonders', at the Art Room,
Search on for artists for 2017 Wirksworth Festival
Category: Exhibition Opportunities
10 Apr 2017 - Do you want to showcase your work to over 4,000 people in one place? The annual Art & Architecture Trail, part of the Wirksworth Festival, may be right up your street and applications for artists to exhibit at this year’s Festival are now open.
FOCUS GALLERY / NOTTINGHAM JEWELLERY SCHOOL
Category: Craft Centres & Art Galleries
9 Apr 2017 - Another Exciting Launch for Established Local Gallery
Nature's Sketchbook Workshop with Jennifer Collier
Category: Courses & Workshops
7 Apr 2017 - This workshop with explore transferring both positive and negative images and experiment with printing onto different types of papers.
Emma-Jane Rule exhibiting as part of Inspired at Goldsmiths' Centre
Category: Exhibitions
5 Apr 2017 - Inspired 2017 is a selling exhibition, promoting a unique and diverse range of contemporary silver and bespoke furniture made in the UK by both established and new designers.
Visit Design Factory members at Ceramics in Charnwood Market Place
Category: Events
3 Apr 2017 - Over 50 potters and Ceramic artists from the East Midlands and beyond selling their work in Loughborough Market Place
Member of the Month - Samantha Robinson
Category: Design Factory Member News
31 Mar 2017 - We catch up with Samantha and find out about her design processes
Design Factory launches regional cluster groups for members
Category: Design Factory Member News
31 Mar 2017 - Membership groups are now up and running in 8 locations and planning a busy year of meetings and activities!
Design Factory showcase at Spalding’s South Holland Centre
Category: Design Factory Member News
31 Mar 2017 - Design Factory's dedicated contemporary craft and design showcase at The South Holland Arts Centre in the centre of Spalding continues with a new programme for 2017-18.
CALL FOR ENTRIES MADE LONDON THE DESIGN AND CRAFT FAIR
Category: Exhibition Opportunities
30 Mar 2017 - MADE LONDON - Marylebone has established itself as the must visit fair for those interested in buying contemporary craft and design.
Handmade Britain - Call for Applications
Category: Exhibition Opportunities
28 Mar 2017 - Following a show-stopping tenth anniversary event, Handmade in Britain will be returning to the Kings Road with their flagship Chelsea craft fair
Afternoon Tea: Six Week Ceramic Course
Category: Courses & Workshops
27 Mar 2017 - Make your own personalised tea or coffee set in this six week slip casting course.