What’s on this spring at MCDC?

Thurs 16th Feb – Sat 20th May, free
Exhibition: Modern Twist

Manchester Craft & Design Centre’s 2016 MMU Graduate Award winner Joshua Till puts a contemporary twist on a traditional craft with his nature-inspired steam bent furniture. Find out more here…

Thurs 16th Feb – Sat 1st April, free
Future Makers: New Graduate Artists

Look out for the Future Makers signs in studio windows to discover the newest craft and design talent. Find out more here…

Sat 25th Feb, 10am – 4pm, £55
GIVE IT A BASH! Workshop

Make a cuttlefish cast pewter keyring or jewellery charm with resident pewtersmith Ella McIntosh. Find out more here…

Tues 28th Feb, 1.30pm, free
Craft Unravelled: Graduate Talent at MCDC

Join our curator for a 20-minute talk and tour of our current exhibitions: Modern Twist and Future Makers. Find out more here…

Thurs 16th Mar, 6-8pm, free
Maker Meet Up

Designers and makers, step out of your studios and into our creative community for our bi-annual networking and social event. Find out more here…

Tues 28th Mar, 1.30pm, free
Craft Unravelled: Meet the Makers

Join our curator for a 20-minute talk and tour of Studio 26; meet the makers and find out more about the inspirations behind their work. Find out more here…

Sat 8th Apr, 2-5pm, free
Free steam bending demonstration with Joshua Till

Watch furniture designer/maker Joshua Till bring the traditional craft of steam bending to life at this free demonstration. Find out more here…

Sat 8th Apr, 10am – 4pm, £55
GIVE IT A BASH! Workshop

Join resident pewtersmith Ella McIntosh for an experimental spoon workshop and learn the techniques required to create your own unique piece of tableware. Find out more here…

Tues 25th Apr, 1.30pm, free
Craft Unravelled: Graduate Talent at MCDC with Joshua Till

Join our curator and Joshua Till, winner of our 2016 MMU Graduate Award, for a 20-minute talk and tour of our current exhibitions: Modern Twist by Joshua Till and Future Makers. Find out more here…

Thurs 27th April, 6-8pm
Studio Lates

This exclusive event includes a letterpress taster workshop with Studio 25’s Nell, after-hours access to our studios and exhibitions, a chance to meet our resident makers, live music and drinks. Win tickets here…