#FridayFaves BCTF Shout Out 02

BCTF 2020 - #FridayFaves

I’m back with another BCTF Shout Out list of amazing designer/makers who would’ve exhibited at the British Craft Trade Fair this weekend along side me, selling to the public and to trade buyers. Most of us will hopefully be back in 2021, but in the meantime, why not check out their BCTF pages and websites […]

#FridayFaves BCTF 01

BCTF 2020 - #FridayFaves - Makers working with recycled materials

The British Craft Trade Fair takes place in April each year and I’ve been attending the show since 2015. This year’s show was cancelled and the majority of my 30 UK stockists have closed their doors due to the Covid-19 breakout.

#FridayFaves – Puffins

#FridayFaves Puffins

Way back when I used to blog on a daily basis – this was a long time ago – I used to do themed posts for each day of the week. I reserved Friday for my favourite finds – things from other makers that I absolutely loved. It was a means of promoting my own work and that of other makers I admired. This is the first in a series of weekly posts.

I am drawn to the ordinary possessions of other people from past generations…

Paintings by Rachel Ross

Sometimes when I’m feeling a bit crap and that annoying sense of self deprecation starts creeping in, I hunt out work by other artists and makers that I love and read what they have to say about their practice. It makes me feel instantly better knowing that there are so many like minded people out […]