News


Call for Applicants : Stanley Picker Fellowships Design & Fine Art 2017 Design & Fine Art
Category: Competitions
13 May 2017 - The Stanley Picker Gallery at Kingston University is currently seeking to appoint two contemporary practitioners to the Stanley Picker Fellowships in Design & Fine Art 2017.
‘Spectrum’
Category: Exhibitions
11 May 2017 - A love of colour is the focus of Ferrers Gallery’s summer exhibition this year. All the colours of the rainbow will be represented as the three floors of the Ferrers Gallery explode with hues and tones.
Enamel Jewellery Surface Patterns and Textures workshop with Miranda Sharpe
Category: Courses & Workshops
9 May 2017 - Explore creating surface patterns and textures with simple enameling techniques.
Manipulated Fabrics with Pattern & Print with Jennifer Collier
Category: Courses & Workshops
7 May 2017 - This workshop will show fabric manipulation techniques using both hand and machine stitch, such as pleating, patch-working and molar work.
Le Livre Libre Exhibition by Greendoor Printmaking Studio’s Print Guild
Category: Craft Centres & Art Galleries
5 May 2017 - 'Le livre libre' (The Free Book) is an original exhibition of artists' books and illustrative prints created by Green Door Printmaking Studio's Print Guild.
'100 Artists – 11 Countries'
Category: Exhibitions
3 May 2017 - Kunsthuis Gallery presents 100 artists from the UK, The Netherlands, Iran, Germany, Sweden, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia, Italy, Belgium and the USA.
Design Factory’s regional cluster groups update!
Category: Design Factory Member News
1 May 2017 - Membership groups are now up and running in 9 locations and planning a busy year of meetings and activities!
Design Factory welcomes newest members!
Category: Design Factory News
1 May 2017 - Welcome to our 8 new members and congratulations to 9 current member moving up a level!
Member of the Month - Kate Bajic
Category: Case Studies
30 Apr 2017 - We catch up with Kate and find out about her design processes
First Rain Warli Painting
Category: Exhibitions
29 Apr 2017 - Coinciding with the 70th anniversary of Independence of India and Pakistan, The Harley Gallery presents a timely exhibition that looks at the transition of the traditional practice of Warli painting to an internationally celebrated contemporary visual art form.
The latest on creative workshops and projects from Phiona Richards
Category: Design Factory Member News
28 Apr 2017 -
Call for Applications: Beyond the Blue
27 Apr 2017 - "Any colour as long as it's blue"
Made in the Middle: Contemporary Craft from the Midlands
Category: Exhibitions
26 Apr 2017 - Showcasing some of the best contemporary craft and applied art from the Midlands
Supper Club Craft Stall Callout
25 Apr 2017 - The Brewhouse Arts Centre is looking for craft sellers who would like to have a stall as part of the upcoming food festival Supper Club at Burton Market
Design-Nation: Marks & Tools
Category: Exhibitions
24 Apr 2017 - Design-Nation’s designer-makers will be showing exciting new and recent work which showcases their practices within the theme of marks and tools of the maker, across disciplines that include furniture, ceramics, textiles and glass.
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.
The Collectors: Made in the East Midlands
Category: Craft Centres & Art Galleries
22 Apr 2017 - This year our annual showcase Made in the East Midlands celebrates four regional ceramic artists.
Where to see work by Rachel Butlin this May
Category: Design Factory Member News
21 Apr 2017 -
`Transcendence`
Category: Craft Centres & Art Galleries
20 Apr 2017 - This exhibition explores the essence of producing art while celebrating the handmade.
"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