Arts Crafts

Adele Retter Glass

Glass artist and her practice includes conceptual sculptural pieces, as well as architectural and site-specific installations.

Ali Tomlin Ceramics

Works in porcelain, creating individual, contemporary pieces using scored lines and texture, bold colour and spontaneous marks.

Alison Ellen

Designs and makes handknitted garments using the flexible structure of knitting and the way different stitch combinations shape the fabric.

Amanda Anderson

Mosaic menagerie of birds and other creatures, hand made using stained glass in a kaleidoscope of colours, jewel-like millefiori and patterned ceramic pieces intricately cut and constructed.

Amanda Cobbett

Amanda works from her studio creating sculptures of birds, animals, trees, flowers and people using a mixture of papier mache', wire, found objects and vintage fabrics.

Anastasia Young Jewellery

A practising designer, jeweller and artist whose work has been exhibited internationally.

Angela Mellor

Gallery of Angela Mellor’s contemporary bone china, with biography and contacts.

Annabel Faraday Ceramics

Makes illustrated stoneware vessels that are about particular places.

The Art Workers Guild

Founded in 1880 and loosely associated with the Arts and Crafts Movement. Active members, events, craft apprenticeships, and news.

Belladonna & Roses

Provides hand-made, embroidered and embellished bespoke corsetry and gowns.

Bethany Robinson

An artist/designer maker, creating intricate jewellery with a punk influence and some floral work cast directly from natural objects such as bones, insects and seed pods.

Birgitte Bruun Jewellery

Contemporary designs with contrasting texturescreated by working the silver or incorporatingsemi-precious stones.

BLH Ceramics

Lynne Hutchinson produces decorative and functional ceramics, using a range of techniques.

Cari & Carl

Knitwear studio hand-crafting sculptural accessories in the UK. Designed and crafted by Cari Morton.

Catherine Woodall

Works predominantly in silver and semi-precious stones, although she has produced bespoke gold pieces to commission.

Cathryn Shilling Glass

Makes glass cloth pieces from fine threads of glass of no more than a few millimetres wide.

Catriona R. MacKenzie

Glassmaker, designer and jeweller.

Charlotte Grierson

Textile designer and artist presents exhibition work, experimental work, commissions, and scarves.

Charlotte Storrs Stoneware

Dutch potter, working from her garden studio in Oxfordshire making functional stoneware.

Ching Chin Jewellery

A contemporary jeweller based in Bath.

Chloe Herrero

A Spanish jewellery designer/maker based in London.

Chris Barnes

Makes stoneware pottery, each piece being the result of one off or small batch production.

Chrissie Freeth

A handloom weaver based in Saltaire in West Yorkshire, weaving traditional craft with modern design.

Claire Cotterill Mosaics

A fine art mosaist designing and producing mosaic installations to commission in residential, public and educational environments.

Clare Crouchman

Contemporary ceramic wall panels, fine art collagraphs and mixed media monoprints.

Clare Hillerby

Clare creates limited edition and one-off pieces using old postcards featuring handwriting, sourced along with stamps, maps, and photographs.

Cobweb Crafts

Home to two makers, Andy Coates RPT, a contemporary woodturner, and John Wilson, a stained and fused glass maker and restorer.

Cockpit Arts

Supports and promotes talented designer-makers from all backgrounds through all stages of their career. https://www.facebook.com/cockpitarts Cockpit_Arts

Cos Ahmet

Disciplines include: textiles, in the form of woven tapestry, collage, printmaking and a return to object making.

Craft Courses

Traditional and contemporary craft courses and workshops in the UK. https://www.facebook.com/craftcourses CraftCourses

Craft Matters

Initiative which aims to create a visual display of how much crafts matter to the people of the UK.

Crafts Council

National development agency for crafts in the UK offers a crafts directory and magazine, plus information about its crafts collection available for loan. Also showcases new craft talent from the UK. https://www.facebook.com/pages/Crafts-Council-UK/136690769684701 CraftsCouncilUK https://www.linkedin.com/company/crafts-council

CraftScotland

Showcasing contemporary craft in Scotland with a directory of makers, background information and news and events.

The Creative Crafts Shows

Organise craft exhibitions in venues around the UK. https://www.facebook.com/TheCreativeCraftsShows TridentEx

Curly Girly Crafts

Specialises in teaching a variety of crafts to individuals and groups. Specialities include Enamelling and Encaustic Art.

Dani Crompton Designs

Handmade mixed media jewellery and decorative home accessories in fine beading, and paper.

David Beattie

A working printmaker, painter and sculptor working from his studio/gallery in Llandygwydd. David produces a range of finely detailed rural landscape, livestock and market character studies capturing the everyday sights and scenes of Wales.

David Marques

A ceramic artist who creates beautifully intricate work for both large-scale art installations as well as collectable objets d’arts.

Davina Kirkpatrick - Artist

Works in a variety of contexts: community biased public art projects, residencies in schools, commissions and exhibitions.

Debbie Barber Ceramics

A ceramic artist who specialises in Raku and smoke fired ceramics.

Deiniol Williams Ceramics

Creates primarily earthenware tiles and geometric designs, but sometimes wood-fired stoneware.

The Devon Guild of Craftsmen

Educational charity with a contemporary crafts centre on the fringes of Dartmoor. Includes information on exhibitions and a directory of guild members showing their work and how to contact them.

Disa Allsopp Jewellery

Disa Allsopp designs and makes precious jewellery and exhibits internationally as well as in the UK.

Dizzy Pragnell

Printmaker and mixed media artist.

Elaine Bolt

Ceramic artist based in East Sussex, her current work includes hand-built objects and thrown vessels in porcelain, terracotta and mixed-media.

Elaine Cox

Creates jewellery characterised by sculptural forms and richly textured surfaces.

Eleanor Christine Jewellery

Designs and creates bold, edgy, sculptural jewellery working with silver and gold, often with the inclusion of unique stones sourced from around the globe.

Eleanor Lakelin

Maker of vessels and sculptural forms in wood.

Elisabeth Rutt

An artist working with textiles, based in her home studio in rural Suffolk.

Ella Robinson

Mixed media artist working with both found and purchased media, she creates one-off hand crafted pieces inspired by the colours of the urban environment and the charm of the coast.

Emily Kidson

Contemporary jeweller working mainly with wood, laminate and silver. https://www.facebook.com/EmilyKidsonJewellery

Emma Nissim

Silk-screen printed clothing inspired by active lifestyles and nature.

Emma Yeo

Award winning British headwear designer.

Erica Sharpe

Erica designs and hand crafts unique, fine jewellery from a wide range of precious metals and gemstones.

Essex Craft Society

Group of artists who support each other and promote high standards of design and craftsmanship in the County, includes gallery of work and news of events.

The Fiery Beacon Gallery

Gallery located in Cotswold town of Painswick exhibiting a range of ceramics, glass and jewellery. Changing displays focus on individual artists or themes.

Fiona & Alec Peever

Artists specialising in sculpture and letter carving. Their contemporary designs are hand carved in stone and cast in bronze using traditional craft skills.

Fiona Thompson

Handbuilt sculptural ceramic vessels, with layered surface imagery.

FluxPlay

Maria Whetman is a jewellery-artist, designer-maker and educator.

Francisca Prieto

Artist exploring conceptual three-dimensional configurations.

From Brighton With Love

Sally Evans designs and makes knitted home accessories in colours inspired by Brighton and the surrounding area.

Gabriele Koch

Ceramic artist creating individual handbuilt ceramics.

Georgina Brett Chinnery

Creates collectable sculptural forms and objets d’ arts from leather.

Gillies Jones

Makers of contemporary blown glass.

Gizella K Warburton

Creates contemporary textiles and mixed media pieces for interior spaces. https://www.facebook.com/pages/Gizella-K-Warburton/118279698500 gizellakw

Glasszoo

Designers and manufacturers of decorative and architectural glass.

Gloucestershire Guild of Craftsmen

Guild promoting contemporary crafts shows membership list with a display of work and contact details, the guild's gallery in Painswick, courses by members, and educational films.

Great Northern Events NW Ltd

Not-for-profit organisation that aims to champion contemporary craft in the North, and give designer makers a platform to promote and sell their work and engage and develop new audiences of buyers and collectors.

Guild of Craft Soap & Toiletry Makers

Works to raise awareness of the legislative standards for craft soap and toiletry products, and to maintain a register of members. Includes details of membership and a listing, resources, and contacts. http://www.facebook.com/pages/Guild-of-Craft-Soap-Toiletry-Makers/506357946060331

Guild of Herefordshire Craftsmen

Group of skilled artists and craft workers who earn a living by their craft and live or work in and around the beautiful county of Herefordshire. Gallery, members, and events.

Hannah Bedford

Designs and makes a wide range of women’s jewellery, in silvers and golds.

Hannah Kokoschka

Specialises in paper engineering. Along with working on freelance design projects for publishing and media companies, Hannah has a range of brightly coloured pop-up cards appropriate for all occasions.

Hardy Handmade Furniture

Richard Hardy, a furniture designer and maker based in Somerset. https://www.facebook.com/HardyHandmadeFurniture

Hayley Beckley

Designer-maker who specialises in textiles. Her work crosses the boundaries of art jewellery, avant-garde fashion accessories and sustainable design.

Hazel Feeney Ceramics and Bronzes

Creates ceramic sculptures, vessels and bowls and inspired by the human form and explores the spaces, shapes and curves in her sculptures. https://www.facebook.com/HazelCeramics

Heather O'Connor

Produces unique items of silversmithing and ranges of jewellery for both men and women.

Helena Rudkin Jewellery

Designs based on a contemporary jewellery approach, using traditional metalwork techniques.

Heritage Crafts Association (HCA)

Advocacy body for traditional heritage crafts, uniting craftspeople, groups, societies and guilds. Includes blogs, videos, map of craftspeople and upcoming events.

Humphrey Bowden

A designer and maker of unusual sculptural fountains, mainly based on slender plant and tree shapes.

Hunkydory Furniture

Toby Davies makes unique and short-run contemporary furniture.

Ian Cresswell

A woodworker making furniture and related artefacts, to his own design.

Ian Scott Kettle

Contemporary re-workings of traditional accessories for men.

ICHF Events

Organise craft, cake, design, textile, sewing and hobbycraft shows across the UK.

Incisive Letterwork

Designers and letter carvers specialising in architectural inscriptions, memorials and word sculpture.

The Internet Craft Fair

Details of crafters, suppliers, craft guilds, organisations and forthcoming craft events.

Iron Vein

Artists Victoria Govan and Richard Warner, draw inspiration from the natural world, producing organiform sculptures for the interior and exterior.

Iwoodcreate

Matthew Corbishley, specialist in bespoke cabinet making and woodturning.

Jackie Wills

Creates waistcoats, hand sewn hexagon patchwork, and denim art.

Jacqueline Cullen

Specialises in creating contemporary Whitby jet jewellery.

Jane Crisp

Bespoke furniture designer maker.

Jane Ponsford

An artist and papermaker based in London and South East England.

Janie Knitted Textiles

Creates contemporary knitted fabrics using hand operated knitting machines. https://www.facebook.com/knittedjanie

Janine Partridge

A designer-maker based in Bristol combining the traditional craft of enamelling with fresh, clean, contemporary design.

Jeni Ross

Designs and makes contemporary handwoven tapestries.

Jenny Ayrton

Devon-based Jenny Ayrton captures miniature wonderlands in molten glass.

Jenny Llewellyn

Colourful vibrant and tactile jewellery made from silicone and precious metals.

Jeremy Turner Woodcarver

Maker of carved bowls and dishes, carver of house signs, builder of carved and constructed sculptural furniture. https://www.facebook.com/JeremyTurnerWoodcarver

Jessica Poole

Fine jeweller and specialist of Micro Pave diamond setting.

Jessica Thorn

Designs and makes ceramic pieces inspired by the characteristics and forms of metal tins through vitrified porcelain.

Jo Clarke Designs

Woven vessels, handwoven cloth, digitally printed fabrics and handpainted silk.

Jo Cope

Cutting edge fashion designer crossing boundaries of art, sculpture and product. Her work is predominately hand craft process with aspects of machine engineering.

Jo Cranston Textiles

Designs knitted accessories and interior textiles, using merino lamb’s wool, slightly felted to produce a luxurious yet functional fabric.

Jo Hayes Ward

Award winning jewellery featuring a filigree of shimmering cubes.

Jo Heckett

Creates porcelain gifts, wedding favours and Christmas decorations, and commissioned mosaic.

Jo Keogh Ceramics

Working primarily in ceramics Jo Keogh has an interest in found objects and specialises in experimental glazes that incorporate everyday materials.

Jo Mitchell Glass

Joanne’s practice ranges from glass design for industry, commission pieces for corporate and domestic interiors, to her sculptural glass art.

Joanna Bury

A contemporary jewellery designer who derives her inspiration from modern urban culture and tribal decoration techniques such as tattooing and body adornment.

Joanna Kessel

An artist and designer who specialises in the creation of site specific mosaic artworks for domestic and public spaces.

Joanna Kinnersly-Taylor

A printed textile artist and designer, and works from her studio in Glasgow, Scotland.

Joanne Haywood

Jewellery artist, teacher, and writer. https://www.facebook.com/pages/Joanne-Haywood-Jewellery/166345953414591

John Makepeace

Furniture designer making unique museum-quality pieces of furniture.

Jonathan Field

Furniture made by hand. No two pieces are the same.

Josephine Gomersall

Designs and makes jewellery, metalwork objects and greetings cards.

Joy Merron

Installation artist and textile designer. https://www.facebook.com/joymerrondesign

Judy Bentinck Millinery

Individually designed hats for formal, fun and special occasions.

Jules Hogan

Designer/maker of knitted textiles.

Karen Elizabeth Vaughan

Creates hand built and raku fired ceramic figures inspired by dance and movement.

Karen Henriksen

Hats handmade for men and women.

Karen Thompson

Creates ceramic work, often taking the form of social comment and frequently using historical models as reference or mixed with contemporary influences, subverting familiar forms to represent something other than their intended design and function.

Karina Gill

Designs and makes etched metal bowls and jewellery.

Kate Fisher Ceramics

Maker of a range of ceramics influenced by coastal and city landscapes.

Kate Holland Books

A multi award winning bookbinder, specialising in contemporary fine bindings to commission or for exhibition.

Katharina King Ceramics

Ceramic artist inspired by the elemental colour and shape of ancient Korean pottery.

Katharine Morling

Creates black and white ceramic sculptures described as three dimensional drawings.

Katie Wallis

A multi disciplinary textile designer, printer and maker.

Katrin Spranger

A conceptual jewellery designer/artist.

Kelly Munro Jewellery

Creates contemporary wooden and silver jewellery inspired by her coastal hometown in the far North of Scotland. https://www.facebook.com/KellyMunroJewellery

Kelvin J Birk

Creator of contemporary jewellery and objects in precious metals and gemstones.

Kerry Hastings Ceramics

Creates ceramic vessels which explore themes such as harmony and discord.

Kethi Copeland

Designs and makes screen-printed artwork.

Kim Norton

Ceramicist exploring sensory/experiential objects and spaces, materiality, large scale works and gardens.

Kim Ravenscroft

Professional restorer of antique furniture and woven pieces and creates unique freeform pieces using nature as inspiration.

Kirsty Adams Ceramics

Kirsty Adams has created a unique collection of studio porcelain and tableware.

L. J. Birdcarving

Specialises in waders and sea birds which are mounted on locally sourced driftwood but pieces range from albatross to wrens.

L'Atelier

Specialist in carving and gilding and creating bespoke picture frames and mirrors.

Laura Adburgham

An award-winning woven textile designer based in London.

Laura Gravestock

Creates intricate, feminine jewellery inspired by the Middle East and Spain.

Lauren Taylor Jewellery Design

Glass jewellery and individual objects made using kiln formed and cold worked glass. https://www.facebook.com/laurentaylorjewellery

Leah Jensen

Hand carved porcelain is joined together with turned, burnt wood to create a series of vessels.

Leather Courses Britain

A leatherwork training provider run by Pembrokeshire Leatherwork.

Lenique Louis

Organic jewellery created using the ancient technique of hand carved wax.

Linda Caswell

Potter and ceramic artist creating porcelain agateware.

Linda Southwell

Hand built ceramics using methods such as coiling, pinching and slab building.

The Lion Gallery

Gallery in Leominster, Herefordshire, showing contemporary craftwork and fine art from the region. With details of current exhibitions and galleries of work.

Lisa Pettibone

Makes kiln-formed glass wall pieces, sculptural objects and vessels.

Loli Cardeñoso

Creates minimal but expressive studio ceramic pieces mostly executed in porcelain.

Lorraine Robson

Scottish ceramicist Lorraine Robson makes thought-provoking works that pay homage to ancient and primitive skills, while embracing contemporary influences.

LoveFibre

Fiona Dix creates, learns and shares art textiles on a small Scottish island.

Luca Ceramics

Wheel thrown ceramics by Luisa Cacciotti.

Lucy Foakes

Ceramic artist inspired by historical subjects, processes and artefacts to create conceptual pieces with a modern edge.

Lucy Jade Sylvester

Jewellery in silver and gold inspired by a love of the British countryside.

Lucy Martin

Colourful custom-made jewellery inspired by modernist design.

Lynn Foster

Creates kilnformed glass homeware, lighting, jewellery and sculpture.

Lynwood Carvers and Gilders

A traditional workshop in Eskdalemuir, specialising in carving and gilding, to create fresh designs and traditional pieces. Includes information about their services, processes, and a gallery of their work.

Makers Guild in Wales

Formed to bring together and promote the best of Welsh craft talent.

Maria Wojdat

Contemporary ceramacist based in Somerset. https://www.facebook.com/mariawojdatceramics

Mariko Sumioka Jewellery

Contemporary jewellery inspired by Japanese architecture and the spirit of Zen.

Marion Labbez

A designer-maker creating bespoke hand-crafted glass finishes for interiors.

Mark Beverton Furniture

Designer and maker of bespoke furniture.

Mark Fenn

A contemporary studio jeweller and silversmith.

MarmaladeRose

Self-taught textile artist working predominately with wool fibres.

Matt Nicholls Designs

A design and make studio dedicated to producing fresh and contemporary products as well as individual commissions for the home and retail environment.

Maud Traon

An explosive mix of colour and form to create unpredictable works of wearable art.

Maxine Sutton

Makes functional textiles and artworks which explore the interplay of screen printed colour, form, and pattern, with embroidered marks and textures.

Maya Selway

Maya crafts timeless pieces of jewellery that are both understated yet compelling in their delicate lines and textural detailing. mayaselway

Melanie Guy

Uses pewter sheet in most of her work, making tableware and sculptural reliefs that enter the interior design market.

Melanie Muir

Creates jewellery entirely by hand using polymer and a process based on the Japanese metal working technique "mokume gane".

Melissa Montague

Creates handmade metal artefacts using traditional silversmithing techniques such as hammer raising and forging.

Mica Hirosawa

A textile designer, making scarves from Italian or Scottish wool. Also makes blankets, hot water bottle covers and teddy bears.

Michele White

An acclaimed British contemporary jewellery designer maker producing innovative and progressive collectionsin precious metals and gemstones.

Michelle House

An established printed textile artist and designer, who works from her studio in South London.

Nameless Wonders

Makes hand-stitched textile urban birds and animals, ranging from exhibition work that may also incorporate mixed media to smaller, more spontaneous pieces inspired by toys.

Nancy Sutcliffe

Contemporary glass engraver making original art for exhibitions, galleries and collections.

Natasha Zouaq

An artist specialising in the traditional Moroccan art of painting on wood known as Zouaq. https://www.facebook.com/pages/Natasha-Zouaq-Art/226725527421499

National Association of Decorative & Fine Arts Societies

Through a network of local societies, they offer monthly lectures, study days, educational visits and holidays as well as a magazine and a talent bank.

National Sugar Art Association

Presents a directory of sugar art clubs, plus a gallery of members' sugar craft work.

Ndidi Ekubia

Silversmith using hand raising techniques to create fluid sculptural forms.

New British Art

An artists’ collective with a studio base in South West Wales.

Nick Barberton

Makes furniture both on commission and for conversation pieces.

Nick James

A designer maker of unique and creative furniture.

Nina Gale

Makes jewellery inspired by geometry, repetition and pattern in everyday objects.

Nitin Goyle London

Creates visually and texturally tactile fabrics using hand crafted detailing.

Olivia Brown

Makes ceramic sculptures depicting dogs.

Omeima Arts

Omeima Mudawi-Rowlings is a textile designer and artist. Her designs are a unique fusion of eastern and western influences, with strong influences of organic forms and Arabic styles.

Paddock Studio Pottery

Rowena Williams produces her own handmade ceramics and runs pottery classes for people of all abilities.

Patricia Volk

Creates distinctive prize-winning ceramic sculpture.

Paul James Ward

A designer and maker of contemporary furniture and joinery.

Petite Albion

Create colourful handmade knits for children from 0 to 6 years.

Petra Bishai

Creates precious jewellery and objects inspired by urban life.

Petrel Furniture

Designer and maker of fine furniture.

Phil Madley

An innovative, contemporary artist working with encaustic wax techniques to create original and unique paintings.

Phil Young

Sculptor, wood carver and furniture maker.

Philippa Beveridge

Works on architectural commissions, installations and sculpture using techniques ranging from cast and kiln-formed glass to printing, transfers and photography.

Pyrographiques

Susan Robey produces pyrography art and giftware in wood and leather.

Queen Elizabeth Scholarship Trust

Makes awards ranging between £1,000 and £18,000 to craftsmen and women of all ages to help them further their careers. https://www.facebook.com/queenelizabethscholarshiptrust qestcraft https://www.linkedin.com/company/queen-elizabeth-scholarship-trust

Quercus Silver

Contemporary silver and resin jewellery for men and women handmade by Su Trindle.

The Rabbit Maker

Shelly Allison creates anthropomorphic rabbits from textiles.

Rachel Foxwell Ceramics

Handbuilt forms exploring the interplay of hue and design, texture and space.

Rachel Jones

An award winning and international jeweller and silversmith, selling and exhibiting her work in both the UK and Australia.

Rentaro Nishimura

London-based multi-disciplinary designer. Using the latest digital technology of 3D printers and laser-cutting Rentaro's work bridges the gap between Craft and technology.

Reptile Tiles

Design and produce original hand painted tiles and undertake tile commissions worldwide for both private and commercial clients.

Rhona McCallum

A Glasgow based jewellery designer and maker.

Rio (Really Interesting Objects Ltd)

A free quarterly lifestyle magazine about craft in Scotland; includes details of pick-up points, and the current issue online.

Rita Parniczky

Artist exploring interior structures with light.

Ropewalk Contemporary Art and Craft

Centre for the visual arts in Barton Upon Humber housing three galleries within a Grade II listed former rope factory. Displays information on artists and designer/makers working within the centre, and the exhibitions.

Ros Millar

Jewellery imbued with a gothic luxe edge, combining techniques old and new.

Rose Dickinson Ceramics

Makes two collections of work, which include domestic ware, buttons, brooches, clocks and large seashore bowls.

Rosy Gounaris-Milner

Individually crafted, bespoke handmade jewellery designs in silver and gold.

Rufford Craft Centre

Displays history and essays about the ceramic centre, with artists links and collection.

Rug-Aid

Not for profit organisation set up by leading rag rug maker, Heather Ritchie. Shows their work with blind rag rug makers in Gambia, and plans for further projects. Archives, news, press cuttings and how to make donations.

Ruth Ball

Making by hand she utilizes engraving under layers of enamel, capturing subtlety, refinement and meaning in each of her collectable pieces.

Ruth Martin

Creates limited edition hand printed and constructed books, cards, prints and curios.

Ruth Shelley

Glass Artist working primarily in kiln formed glass selling work through galleries and to commission. https://www.facebook.com/pages/Ruth-Shelley-Glass-Artist/159893030719925

Ruth Tomlinson

Fine jewellery inspired by the Earth's treasures and the magic of minutiae.

Sally Lees

Cufflinks and Jewellery created from silver, gold and hand printed aluminium.

Saloukee

Unique handmade British designer jewellery.

Sara Gunn

Luxury fashion jewellery, handmade in leather and metals.

Sara Hartley

Jewellery collections include the Tinies small and perfectly formed characters.

Sarah Herriot Design

Creates jewellery inspired by the urban environment, adding her own organic interpretation.

Sarah Morpeth

An artist who works mainly in paper, making books and illustrative cut paper pieces. https://www.facebook.com/SarahMorpeth skiptotheend

Sarah Packington

Designs and makes modern acrylic and silver jewellery in her Brighton workshop.

Sarah Pulvertaft

Jewellery designer displays her work and collections with details on how to commissions.

Sarah Purvey Ceramics

Works in series using a limited colour palette exploring the external and internal spaces of each monumental ceramic structure.

Sarah Waterhouse

Textile designer and screen printer.

Scorch's Pyrography

Uses pyrography and other craft techiques to decorate various wooden, leather and other items as a hobby, creating unique hand-crafted items, ideal as personalised gifts.

Seliena Coyle

A jewellery designer, curator and educator.

Shaun Grace

Silversmith creating functional yet innovative objects with geometric precision.

Shelley James

Glass artist exploring the intersection between material and virtual space.

Shona Marsh

Creates high end products and jewellery crafted from silver and wood.

Simon Ridley

Maker of interior and exterior metalwork, including staircases, gates, railings, lighting and sculpture.

The Society of Designer Craftsmen

The largest and oldest multi-craft society in Britain. Explains their role and provides a list of members, exhibitions, details of their London gallery, articles on galleries and courses and workshop details.

Society Of Revisionist Typographers

Letterpress printers and purveyors of typographic design.

Sophie Manners

Creates luxurious woven fabrics made with both traditional and experimental techniques.

Sotis Studio Ceramics

Sotis Filippides is a studio ceramicist, creating bespoke hand thrown ceramic lighting.

Stephanie Ray

Jewellery and artworks focused around clean lines and a twist on simple geometry.

Studio LW

Emma Leslie and Rhiannon Wilkey, designers and furniture makers.

Sue Smith Glass Mosaics and Art Glass Design

Creating and teaching using recycled stained glass, ceramic, china, and jewelled mosaics for the home and garden. https://www.facebook.com/suesmithglass

Susan Horth

Intricate beaded creatures and jewels inspired by the preciousness of wild things.

The Sussex Guild

A group of professional designers and makers of contemporary and traditional craftwork who live and work in Sussex, Kent, Surrey and Hampshire; with details of membership, events and exhibitions, workshops, and their permanent shop.

Suzie Lee Knitwear

Knitwear accessories and homeware handmade in the UK.

Tamara Gomez

Rough diamond and gem set fine jewellery.

Tania Clarke Hall

Award winning jeweller working with leather.

Teri Howes

Couture, knitted and crochet fine jewellery.

Terri Leahy

A range of children’s toys and gifts based on animal characters.

Tess Wakeling

Designer maker using paper and light. https://www.facebook.com/LumaRoom

Theo Wright

A designer and weaver inspired by mathematics and Fair Isle knitting. https://www.facebook.com/TheoWrightHandweaver

Thomas von Nordheim

A craftsman, designer, lecturer and author on the art of tailoring, couture and fashion.

Tiffany Scull

Each form is carefully thrown on a wheel and then meticulously decorated using coloured clay slips and the technique of Sgraffito.

Timea Sido

An award-winning designer who handcrafts intricate ceramic objects.

UK Craft Fairs

Maintains a directory of craft fairs across the UK.

UK Handmade

Resource and magazine showcasing the best of British crafts. Includes busy community features and lots of inspiration.

UK-Craft.com

Searchable database of craft workshops, training, and designer makers.

Ute Decker

Wearable sculptures describes as ‘architectural jewellery’.

Verses 4 Cards

Collection of free to use poems, verses, wishes and quotes for greeting cards, scrapbooking, speeches, and eulogies.

Vicky Saragouda

London based jewellery and accessory designer making eco-friendly jewellery and body adornments.

Victoria Richards

Designs and produces painted and printed fabrics using traditional screen printing methods combined with less orthodox practices such as rotating screens and blurring images.

Victoria Scholes

Creates sculptures and installations in glass and mixed media.

Wallpaper History Society

Promoting an awareness and understanding of historic and contemporary wallcoverings. Presents history, events, membership, bursary and a directory.

Wetfaced

A textile based enterprise supporting and promoting the art of textiles and hand-made tapestry weaving.

Will Odell

Creates contemporary functional objects and accessories made in hand formed silver.

Woodsetton Art Pottery

Lorraine Bates’s work is rooted in the traditional Black Country techniques of hand metal working with echoes from the ceramics of the arts and crafts era.

Worcestershire Guild of Designer Craftsmen

Group of professional designer-makers displays galleries of their work with artist contact information, details of their shop in Hartlebury, and advice on commissioning work.

Ya Wen Chou Studio

Creates 3D objects exploring different combinations of materials and colours.

Yen Jewellery

Designer Yen Duong expresses her passion for design through jewellery.

York Glaziers Trust

Specialist stained glass conservation studio dedicated to the care and conservation of historic stained glass.

Zoe Lloyd

Artist primarily working with clay.

Zoe Robertson

Award winning jewellery artist Zoe Robertson is a practice based researcher at the School of Jewellery, Birmingham City University.

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