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Crafts magazine issue No 278

Should craft be available on prescription?

As the mental health crisis escalates, Stuart Jeffries explores the case for making 

News, Magazine

Win a bumper pack of craft goodies and get making

Win £50 worth of Hobbycraft vouchers, a book by Tom Morris and a

7 easy ways to get crafting to boost your mental health

Find the right activity for you

News, Features

Architect David Adjaye on craft, culture and creativity

Before his Venice Biennale project is revealed, he shares his inspirations

News, Magazine

4 reasons craft is good for your mental health

How making could change your life 

News, Features

15 events not to miss at London Craft Week

From exhibitions and workshops to discussions about the rise of technology in making


Craft can reduce stress, a new BBC survey reveals

Why doing pottery, textiles and calligraphy could boost your mood


Research and Policy Brief April 2019

Research and Policy

Collect moves to Somerset House

2020 will see new home for leading craft fair


Material world: Inside Assemble’s experimental New Orleans fashion school

A new talent incubator inspired by the city's costume culture

News, Magazine, Features

10 craft exhibitions to see in the UK this May

From weaving with plastic to Scandinavian design


New issue of Crafts magazine

Our May/June edition spotlights the relationship between making and performance today


Misshapes: The Making of Tatty Devine

Join us for our summer exhibition as we celebrate 20 years of Tatty Devine.


Hey Clay!

To find a Hey Clay! workshop near you, click here


Going potty for pottery

Why we love the craft


Make a Double Pinch Pot with Sam Andrew

Sam Andrew, a ceramicist based in Manchester shows us how to create a beautiful pinch pot


A new biennial at Yorkshire’s Harewood House asks why does craft matter?

Ahead of the opening, curator Hugo MacDonald explores the role of making today