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Gift ideas: craft courses for every personality on your list

From knife-forging to skateboard-making, there's something for everyone


Untold stories: Crafts magazine, issue 281

Our mission to keep craft in the classroom

Five years have passed since the Crafts Council published Our Future is in the Making – a


Maker of the month: ChiaShan Lee knitting with newspaper

Using traditional Taiwanese skills passed down by her mother...


15 craft exhibitions to see in the UK this December

Makers rethink the wheel and bring ceramics back to the city

News, Magazine, Blog

Research and Policy Brief November 2019

Research and Policy

Katie Spragg’s clay wildflowers grow through the cracks at London’s Garden Museum

The British ceramicist explains how the seeds for her intervention were planted

Magazine, Features

What the political parties say on the arts

A quick round-up


Why cross-border movement is good for creativity

Crafts magazine's Glenn Adamson celebrates the mingling of US and Mexican culture

Magazine, Features

Glassblowing becomes a competitive sport on Netflix’s Blown Away

Crafts magazine's critic Teleri Lloyd-Jones watches the drama unfold

News, Magazine

8 Christmas markets to help you buy handmade this season

Crafts magazine recommends the best fairs around the country for original gift ideas

News, Magazine, Blog

Pledging support for the Durham Commission

By Nicky Dewar, Learning & Skills Director, Crafts Council

News, Features

15 craft exhibitions to see in the UK this November

From technicoloured textiles to mirrored mosaics

News, Magazine

Japanese artist Kazuhito Takadoi on weaving with nature

Ahead of his show at jaggedart, he talks about learning from the land

News, Magazine, Profile, Features

Maker of the Month: Tessa Eastman and nature’s ambiguities

With an indivisible connection to clay and glaze...

News, Features

15 craft exhibitions to see in the UK this October

From culture clashes in Cardiff to William Morris in Walthamstow

News, Magazine

Collect moves to Somerset House

2020 will see new home for leading craft fair


Candy crush: Joshua Kerley on experimenting with glass

The maker’s colourful creations are on show at Tiffany & Co

Profile, One to Watch