Where to visit Design Factory members this Christmas
Categories: Design Factory Member News , Exhibitions, Craft Centres & Art Galleries

Gifted 17 Contemporary Christmas Craft Market - 9th - 10th December

Join National Centre for Craft and Design for a special advent weekend of high-quality craft, local specialist food and a family friendly programme of workshops a Christmas craft trail, activities, demonstrations, musicians and exhibitions.

Design Factory members exhibiting:

Amy Leigh Designer/Maker
Ann Povey
Alys Power Jewellery
Detta Textiles
Seabreeze Design
Caroline Draper Jewellery
Cisca Jane
Holly Suzanna Clifford
Melissa Yarlett Jewellery

For more information visit the website


Made by Hand - 3rd - 5th November
Made by Hand, Cardiff is finally here! You can meet and buy from 150 of the finest makers from across the UK at Made by Hand. You will find a handpicked collection of handmade craft including ceramics, textiles, jewellery, glass, prints, furniture, leather, paper, iron & metal work, mixed media and wood.
Our shopping extravanganza is complimented by a host of workshops for all ages, craft demonstrations, Pottery Throwdown, live music, as well as our Made by Hand Cafe.

Design Factory members exhibiting:
Eluned Glyn
Pocket Pirate

For more information visit the website


Lustre - Sat 04 Nov - Sun 05 Nov
Lustre is one of the highest quality craft events in the UK; a must for the style and design conscious seeking a unique Christmas gift or treat. During this special weekend you'll find over 80 of the country's finest contemporary craft makers, selling everything from artisan jewellery and bags to ceramics, glass and tableware. Each maker has been specially selected for the quality and uniqueness of their craft, and each one will be on hand to talk to you personally about the ideas and techniques behind their work.

Design Factory members exhibiting:
Stuart Akroyd
Alex Allday
Deborah Barber
Caroline Draper
Harriet Elkerton
Kate Hollowood
Mary Johnson
Katie Lowe
Michaela McMillan
Ann Povey
Jillian Riley
Ruth Singer
Lisa Slinn
Shirley Vauvelle
Kate Welton

For more information visit the website


Welbeck Winter Weekend - 24-26 November 2017
Food market with 30 artisan food stalls to whet your appetite - specially selected by the award-winning Welbeck Farm Shop
Art market with 55 artists and craftspeople carefully curated by The Harley Gallery 15 artists' studios to explore

Design Factory member exhibiting:
Abby Frances
Alex Allday
Amy Leigh
Angela Ibbs
Jillian Riley
Katie Lowe
Libby Ward
Lauren Bell-Brown
Michaela McMillan

For more information visit the website