Event Archives 2023

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Margot Eardley MSDC will be exhibiting her original prints with fellow printmakers Kay Brown and Gillian Owen.

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Society member Clara Hancock will be one of the artists participating in the Christmas Designer Market.

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Susannah Weiland is one of the local Richmond-based artists taking part in 'The Winter Show' at Orleans House Gallery.

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Solo exhibition of ceramic sculpture by Henrietta MacPhee, LSDC

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Winter show of beautiful gifts for Christmas and beyond from the Studio and Workshop of furniture designer and maker, Matthew Burt FSDC.

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This exhibition is the culmination of the Guildford House Open Competition. Society member, Susannah Weiland LSDC, will be exhibiting as part of this new annual art competition and exhibition which highlights outstanding artistic talent.

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Cockpit open studios is an opportunity to meet some of the world’s most celebrated craftspeople in their studios and buy directly from makers.

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Jan Beaney FSDC, Jean Littlejohn FSDC and Batool Showghi MSDC will be exhibiting in the Textile Galleries at the Knitting & Stitching show in Harrogate.

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Margate Ceramics Market returns to the Turner Contemporary, with over 40 new and established makers.

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Vivienne Beaumont MSDC will be one of over 40 artists taking part in this exhibition in Glastonbury, Somerset.

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Solo exhibition of paintings, porcelains and archival photographic prints by Joy Trpkovic, FSDC.

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Hannah Gibson MSDC is one of the 17 eco-conscious artists taking part in this exhibition in Louisiana, USA. All the artists create their work from materials that are usually discarded, including wood, metal, glass, plastic, textiles, paper and found objects.

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This annual ceramics exhibition which includes work by Ali Tomin MSDC, is returning to Morley Gallery in London this November.

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Halloween is coming, this is a perfect glass blowing course for beginners and great fun for children at half term.

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Society member Batool Showghi MSDC will be exhibiting in the Textile Galleries at the Knitting & Stitching show in London.

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Society Fellows Jan Beaney and Jean Littlejohn will be exhibiting at the Knitting & Stitching show in London. In this exhibition you will see the pieces they created during lockdown up to the present day.

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A solo exhibition of work by Society member Beverly Ayling-Smith MSDC.

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Society member, Tiziana Tateo MSDC, is exhibiting her fiber art work along with 43 other international artists.

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Aimed at weavers who want to further their knowledge and skills, this workshop explores ways of creating texture in weaving using yarns, structures and the role of colour.

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Exhibition of work by the British Society of Enamellers.

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The Society of Designer Craftsmen are bringing WONDER, their Summer Exhibition of exquisite designer craft to Oxmarket Contemporary, Chichester.

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Society Fellow and furniture designer-maker Edward Johnson FSDC will be running a range of short courses in July and August 2023 focusing on the art of steam bending.

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A solo exhibition of textile art by Society Fellow Wendy Dolan FSDC

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Co-curated by Society Honorary Fellow and leading textile artist, Alice Kettle Hon FSDC, Arnolfini launches its summer 2023 programme with Threads, a major exhibition featuring twenty-one contemporary international artists and makers, for whom textiles is their chosen medium.

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This is an online exhibition, featuring the work of Society member Anita Bell MSDC.

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This exhibition honours the exceptional talent that has studied on the textile courses at the University for the Creative Arts (UCA), Farnham over many years.

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Alongside five fellow artists, Society member Harriet Ferris MSDC responds to the title ’Wandering’, exhibiting a variety of monochrome stoneware vessels finished with matt and gloss glazes.

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Returning to Compton Verney for its third year, this popular summer event is a highlight in every potter’s calendar

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Creating beautiful art from unwanted rubbish, this exhibition celebrates work which makes best use of things artists find – including newspaper, driftwood, old cutlery and tin.

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A week celebrating the interaction of words, art, music and faith

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Solo exhibition of Society member Vivienne Beaumont's soulful textile work, shaped by symbols and stories, archetypes and female transformation.

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An exhibition celebrating 21 years since the Maker and Practitioners (MaP) group was established.

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Printmaker, Tori McLean (MSDC), will be exhibiting with Ochre Print Studio at Adam's Gallery in Reigate.

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Society member and glassmaker Hannah Gibson MSDC will be exhibiting with the Contemporary Glass Society at Buckenham Galleries, Southwold.

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A one day practical workshop with Society Fellow Charlotte Grierson exploring how colour works in weaving. This workshop covers colour theory and then applies it in weaving.

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This duo exhibition at The Sentinel Gallery is jointly developed by Nicholas Rowe MSDC, featuring many of his recent woodturned works in gorgeously characterful woods, as well as some trademark forms.

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Winchester Print Fair returns with 25 fine art printmakers exhibiting a wide variety of work. This promises to be another vibrant one day event.

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To celebrate their thirteenth anniversary, Unit Twelve Gallery are showing the work of 13 of their very favourite makers they have worked with over the years including Society member and glassmaker Hannah Gibson MSDC.

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For this solo exhibition, machine embroiderer Vivienne Beaumont MSDC is sharing a new series of narrative stitched textiles inspired by fairy tales.

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Ceramic artist and Society member Sarah Core MSDC will be teaching a choice of mindful clay workshops at the Festival of Living Crafts in May

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Anglian Potters Exhibition in Pakefield, Suffolk

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‘Reflections’ is an exhibition of retrospective and new work by the Material Girls exhibiting group.

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Eleven crafts people across all disciplines who work with natural materials or have a nature/bluebell inspired theme to their art will be exhibiting at the festival.

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Society member Clara Hancock will be exhibiting with other members of the East Finchley Open Artists.

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Society fellow Sue Lancaster will be hosting a pop-up shop selling her work in the Gatehouse of Haddon Hall, Bakewell, Derbyshire

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A textile and mixed media exhibition presented by Visual Marks textile artists

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Society member Wendy Newhofer is exhibiting new glass in the annual Oxford Art Society Members' Exhibition

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This is an exhibition of paintings, ceramics and glass at the Fountain Gallery near Hampton Court.

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Craft Festival Cheltenham brings together 100 leading designer makers from across the UK

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An exhibition of paintings, ceramics, sculpture and art jewellery concerned with the effects of climate change on our environment.

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Not Black or White is a new contemporary art, craft and design exhibition

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Society Member and ceramicist Claire Ireland (MSDC) will be running a two day workshop on 'Surface Decoration for Ceramics'.

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An exhibition by Terra Mater Art with paintings, collage, ceramics and art jewellery, appreciating the layers of the land we live on is touring to the Royal Cornwall Museum

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