Exhibitions & Events

JUNE 2022

Handmade In Britain – 23-26th June 2022

Start planning a perfect day out at Handmade Oxford, The International Contemporary Crafts Festival from 23 – 26 June!

Taking place at the beautiful, historic Waterperry Gardens, there will be something for everyone at the festival. From engaging in a packed programme of fun workshops, live, craft demonstrations, browsing and shopping for unique handmade gifts, and discovering sustainable products in a new eco-living section. Plus, discover delicious artisan food and drinks with a chance to try and test treats before purchase. 

Location: Waterperry Gardens, Oxford

More information: https://www.handmadeinbritain.co.uk/

JULY 2022

Holmfirth Artweek

Holmfirth Artweek – Sunday 3rd – Saturday 9th July 2022

The main exhibition is held over 2 floors of Holmfirth Civic Hall. On the stage of the 1st floor there is a demonstration area, where you will find different artists throughout the week.

On the stage of the 2nd floor there is a market area with cards, prints and other small items, from the artists in the main exhibition, available for immediate purchase.

Location: Holmfirth, Yorkshire

More information: https://holmfirthartweek.org.uk

The Great Yorkshire Show – 12th – 15th July 2022

I’ll have a stand in the Great Yorkshire Home & Gift Hall at the Great Yorkshire Show this year!

Location: Harrogate, Yorkshire

More information: https://greatyorkshireshow.co.uk/

AUGUST 2022

Emley-Show

Emley Show – 6th August 2022 – Emley Show Craft Tent (plot 2)

Back after a 2 year break, Emley Show is a one-day show celebrating local agriculture, crafts and animals for over 100 years.

Location: Emley, Yorkshire

More information: https://www.emleyshow.co.uk/

Pop-Up 2 Pottery – Fox Valley Retail Centre, Sheffield – Sunday 21st August 2022

This is an annual event run by the South East group of The Northern Potters Association. It takes place at the Fox Valley Retail Centre, Fox Valley Way, Stocksbridge, S36 2AB. I’ll be one of 30 potters showing and selling our work

Location: Sheffield, Yorkshire

More information: https://www.facebook.com/popup2pottery

SEPTEMBER 2022

Art in the Gardens – 3rd & 4th September 2022, Sheffield Botanical Gardens 10:30am-5:30pm

I’ll be sharing a table along with other members of the Northern Potters Association across the two days of the event.

The annual Art in the Gardens event, held in Sheffield Botanical Gardens, is arguably the largest outdoor art market in the North of England with artists, craft makers and visitors coming from across the UK.

This event is a truly wonderful opportunity to buy the perfect piece of art or craft direct from the artists, whilst enjoying the stunning surroundings that the gardens have to offer. Thousands of pieces of art and craft will be on show and for sale.

Location: Sheffield Botanical Gardens

More Information: https://www.welcometosheffield.co.uk/visit/events/art-in-the-gardens

Penistone Show – 10th September 2022

The 149th annual agricultural show, celebrating farming, food and agriculture.

Location: Penistone Show Ground

More Information: https://penistoneshow.com/

PAST EVENTS

The Great Charity Pot & Print Fair 2022

The Great Charity Pot & Print Fair – 5th & 6th March 9am-9pm

The Great Charity Pot and Print Fair is an online event that gathers together some of the best names in the world of UK ceramists and printmakers to raise money for Charities. Little old me has been accepted and will be offering 50% from the proceeds of website sales that weekend to Meltham Wildlife Rescue

Location: Online – https://tresstle.com/events/the-great-charity-pot-and-print-fair/

Sheffield-Ceramics-Festival

Sheffield Ceramics Festival – 2nd & 3rd April, Kelham Island, Sheffield

eeek! My application for Sheffield Ceramics Festival has been successful! I’m so excited about this one. It’s at Kelham Island Museum over 2 days and it promises to be a veritable feast of clay goodness!

More information: https://www.sheffieldceramicsfestival.com/