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Great Northern Contemporary Craft Fair 2015

October 9th – 11th 2015

Recognised as one of the leading selling events for contemporary craft in the UK, the Greater Northern Contemporary Craft Fair returns to Old Granada Studios this October.

It showcases a wide variety of contemporary craft including ceramics, glass, jewellery, interiors and homewares, fashion design and fashion textiles, wood, furniture, paper, silver, metal, product design, print-making and more. Visitors can buy or commission work directly from over 175 makers, learning about the process, inspiration, materials and stories behind the work.

Manchester Craft & Design Centre will be showcasing and selling work from 17 of our resident designer-makers. Tickets are available here


&made, Studio 21 
A range of handmade goods, beautifully crafted, using traditional methods & materials with a modern twist.
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Colette Hazelwood

Colette Hazelwood, Studio 4
Handmade contemporary jewellery.
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Clare Hillerby

Clare Hillerby,  Studio 20a
Contemporary handmade jewellery combining new metalwork with intriguing found ephemera featuring handwriting.
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Kaper, Studio 9
Unique paper sculptures, designed, hand printed and handmade by Kate Kelly. Bespoke commissions welcome.
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Linzi Ramsden

Linzi Ramsden, Studio 3
Wall art and decorative vessels in stoneware and porcelain clay.
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Eve Redmond

Eve Redmond,
Studio 22

Contemporary jewellery for all ages, wedding commissions welcome.
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Jill Griffiths

Jill Griffiths, Studio 5
Mosaics and silver jewellery.
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Suzanne Devine

Suzanne Devine, Studio 9
Handmade leather bags and accessories
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fir + wren

fir + wren, Studio 23
Textile design/illustration
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Wonderhaus, Studio 9
Maximal art jewellery combining architectural form and a pop art palette.
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Lee Page Hanson

Lee Page Hanson, Studio 4
Functional & decorative ceramics.
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Liliana Mandziuk - Destreza

Liliana Mandziuk, Destreza, Studio 12
Mixed media jewellery.
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Maja Piechocka

Maja Piechocka, Destreza, Studio 12
Mixed media jewellery.
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Multi petal necklace by Tracey Birchwood

Tracey Birchwood, Studio 6
Contemporary porcelain jewellery.
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Dazzle Oxo Spoons by THIS IS PEWTER

Using lead and tarnish free pewter Ella mixes tactile hand cast surfaces with touches of copper to create functional tableware.
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Amy Wilkinson

Amy Wilkinson, Studio 1
Contemporary handmade jewellery in silver and gold.
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Helen Tiffany

Helen Tiffany
Kiln formed glassware.
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