Saying yay and hey to all things clay, getting creative, and one world beating art teacher
Hey Clay! started today - over 130 venues across the country are running free workshops this weekend so find one near you.
Congratulations to art and textiles teacher Andria Zafirakou from north London who scooped the $1million best teacher in the world prize.
You can book your tickets now for Real to Reel: The Craft Film Festival. Two nights of films and one special evening with Wes Anderson collaborators Mackinnon & Saunders.
Ceramic Art London started at Central Saint Martins and features many Crafts Council makers including Katharina Klug, Jeremy Nichols, Hilary Mayo and Duncan Ross.
Things of Beauty Growing opened at The Fitzwilliam Museum in Cambridge.
What was said
“I was at a pretty sh*tty school – but it had an amazing ceramics department. I really took to converting raw material into something of value. In hindsight, that’s probably made the difference to my career.” Tom Dixon
What was made
What to look forward to
The next episode of Make! Craft Britain which started this week, and which was, well, rather lovely.