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MCDC Makers on Tour: GNCCF

by Agathe

Great Northern Contemporary Craft Fair
October 12th – 15th 2017

Recognised as one of the leading selling events for contemporary craft in the UK, the Great Northern Contemporary Craft Fair will be celebrating its 10th anniversary this October in Upper Campfield Market, just off Deansgate, in Manchester city centre.

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 13 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. email | website | twitter 

Colette Hazelwood

Colette Hazelwood, Studio 4, Handmade contemporary jewellery. email | website

Clare Hillerby

Clare Hillerby,  Studio 20a, Contemporary handmade jewellery combining new metalwork with intriguing found ephemera featuring handwriting. email | website | twitter

Eve Redmond

Eve Redmond, Studio 22, Contemporary jewellery for all ages, wedding commissions welcome. email| website | twitter

Suzanne Devine

Suzanne Devine, Studio 9, Handmade leather bags and accessories  email |website | twitter

Maja Piechocka

Maja Piechocka, Destreza, Studio 12, Mixed media jewellery. email | websitetwitter 

Multi petal necklace by Tracey Birchwood

Tracey Birchwood, Studio 6, Contemporary porcelain jewellery. email | website

Dazzle Oxo Spoons by THIS IS PEWTER

THIS IS PEWTER, Studio 10, Using lead and tarnish free pewter Ella McIntosh mixes tactile hand cast surfaces with touches of copper to create functional tableware. email | website | twitter

Amy Wilkinson

Amy Wilkinson, Studio 1 Contemporary handmade jewellery in silver and gold. email | website | twitter

Jane Blease Lamp Shade

Jane Blease, Studio 25, Lighting design. email | website | twitter

Charlotte Verity, Studio 1, Contemporary jewellery. email | website | twitter


John Damian, Studio 22, Contemporary jewellery. email | Facebook | twitter

glass bowl glasswork

Helen Tiffany Glass, Studio 10, twitter, website