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Turning hobby into business on The Wonderful World of Crafting

Crafts magazine's Will Wiles reviews the Channel 5 show – in all its fluffy glory

Magazine, Features

Beauty with an edge: Crafts magazine, issue 282

Announcing the Collect 2020 Talks Programme

Collect is the only gallery-presented art fair dedicated to modern craft and design. Now in

News, One to Watch, Blog, Features

12 exhibitions to see in the UK this January

From clay collages in London to textile tributes in Scotland


15 best craft books of 2019

Crafts' pick of the best titles out this year


Craft courses for every personality

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


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...


The Crafts Council will open in spring 2020

We are transforming the entire ground floor of our magnificent building in London into a home


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

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

Pledging support for the Durham Commission

By Nicky Dewar, Learning & Skills Director, Crafts Council

News, Features

Collect moves to Somerset House

2020 will see new home for leading craft fair


What can we say on Brexit?

Information for makers


What I wish I’d known when I graduated: 11 craftspeople offer advice

Established makers – from Phoebe Cummings to Jochen Holz – give guidance


Craft podcasts: our critic reviews the shows making waves

Ellen Himelfarb puts four programmes through their paces

Magazine, Blog