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Crafts magazine Issue No. 261

A Curious Turn: Moving, Mechanical Sculpture

An exhibition of automata


Twelve Tall Tales

Storytelling through objects and making


Jacky Puzey

We talk to maker Jacky Puzey about her work, inspirations and Hothouse


CCHQ Weekly Round-up, 19 August 2016

Crocheted Pokémon, a Dress for Our Time and Hatton Garden under threat

News, Features

Best in Studio

Celebrating craft and canines for International Dog Day on 26 August 2016


Hannah Tounsend

We talk to maker Hannah Tounsend about her work, inspirations and Hothouse

News, Features

Meet Twelve Tall Tales makers James Auger & Jimmy Loizeau

News, Features

Charles Dedman

We talk to maker Charles Dedman about his work, his inspirations and Hothouse

News, Features


Our Hothouse programme supports talented new makers at the start of their career. 

Professional and Business Development

Meet Twelve Tall Tales maker Carl Clerkin


July 2016 Policy Brief

Research and Policy

Miss Ramirez by El Ultimo Grito

Chosen by Michael Berg, Creative Director at The Hospital Club

Objects of Desire


COLLECT: The International Art Fair for Contemporary Objects, presented by the Crafts



A nationwide programme of craft and innovation workshops, 28-29 October 2016

Events, Innovation, Learning

The new face of Aritaware

An ambitious project aims to boost the traditional Japanese porcelain in its 400th year


Professional Development for creative businesses

Crafts Council courses, events, talks and workshops for makers

Events, Professional and Business Development

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