The Devon Guild of Craftsmen

The Devon Guild of Craftsmen Devon Guild of Craftsmen

A contemporary craft centre on the edge of Dartmoor with cafe, shop and galleries.

Riverside Mill, home of Devon Guild of Craftsmen, is the hub of contemporary crafts culture in South West England. Our galleries, shop and café in Bovey Tracey, Devon are free entry and welcome visitors 7 days a week throughout the year.

You will always find exciting, challenging exhibitions here - as well as lots of talks and workshops - part of our educational charity which seeks to encourage creativity and making at all ages and levels. Our extensive outreach programme in schools and colleges encourages innovative ideas, development of design skills and freedom of expression. Our professional development and opportunities for Members help to guide new makers into a sustainable, rewarding careers. One of our greatest aims is to invigorate the creative economy of the region.

Join us and contribute to our lively community: sign up for news bulletins on the home page of our website
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The Devon Guild of Craftsmen, Riverside Mill, Bovey Tracey, Devon, TQ13 9AF
Open 10am-5.30pm daily. 01626 832223

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Devon Guild of Craftsmen

Riverside Mill, Fore Street, Bovey Tracey
TQ13 9AF

Telephone: 01626 832 223

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Football&apos;s coming home - community craft exhibition / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2016-09-14T00:00:00Z">Wed 14 Sep 2016</span>Football's coming home - community craft exhibition / Wed 14 Sep 2016

Exhibition runs 17 Sept. - 6 Nov. 2016 An unlikely combination of football and craft have provided the inspiration for Souvenirs from Home, a new exhibition at the Devon Guild of Craftsmen. Gilded football boots and ...

Line-Up - Top stylist’s exhibition of design for the / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2016-01-05T00:00:00Z">Tue 05 Jan 2016</span>Line-Up - Top stylist’s exhibition of design for the / Tue 05 Jan 2016

Launch event: 6-8pm Friday 15 January 2016 Exhibition runs: Saturday 16 January - Sunday 6 March 2016 Devon Guild of Craftsmen, Bovey Tracey, Devon TQ13 9AF Line Up is an exhibition of contemporary hand-made objec...

&apos; Freehand&apos; - exhibition of craft made in workshops / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2015-05-18T00:00:00Z">Mon 18 May 2015</span>' Freehand' - exhibition of craft made in workshops / Mon 18 May 2015

This exhibition explores how craft can connect - showing objects made by community groups in creative workshops. The exhibition runs Saturday 23 May - Sunday 5 July. 'Freehand' is a celebration of a series of part...

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Pour Me exhibition / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2017-03-18T00:00:00Z">Sat 18 Mar</span> to <span  itemprop="endDate" content="2017-05-07T00:00:00Z">Sun 07 May 2017</span> <span>(2 months)</span>Pour Me exhibition / Sat 18 Mar to Sun 07 May 2017 (2 months)

In celebration of what is visually thought of as one of the simplest forms of vessel, Pour Me applauds the humble jug. This exhibition explores how 44 artists re- interpret this form through very different materials; tab...

Suzy Bennett - Artisans of Dartmoor / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2017-03-31T00:00:00Z">Fri 31 Mar</span> to <span  itemprop="endDate" content="2017-04-30T00:00:00Z">Sun 30 Apr 2017</span> <span>(1 month)</span>Suzy Bennett - Artisans of Dartmoor / Fri 31 Mar to Sun 30 Apr 2017 (1 month)

Sculptors and soap-makers, potters and painters, honey-farmers, hide-tanners and wood-turners – Dartmoor has one of the most talented artisan communities in the UK. In this exhibition, travel photographer Suzy Bennett go...

Get Fresh Exhibition / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2017-01-14T00:00:00Z">Sat 14 Jan</span> to <span  itemprop="endDate" content="2017-03-05T00:00:00Z">Sun 05 Mar 2017</span> <span>(2 months)</span>Get Fresh Exhibition / Sat 14 Jan to Sun 05 Mar 2017 (2 months)

A biennial exhibition showing work by new or emerging designer-makers from the South West. The exhibition celebrates the commitment and diversity of these new makers whilst providing support and encouragement and, most i...

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Vacancy: Office Administrator at Devon Guild of Craftsmen / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2016-07-06T00:00:00Z">Wed 06 Jul 2016</span>Vacancy: Office Administrator at Devon Guild of Craftsmen / Wed 06 Jul 2016

We need an interim Office Administrator to make a key contribution to the smooth running of our contemporary crafts venue and educational charity. 22.5 hours per week. Fixed term position - 6 months from end July 201...

Open call for artist/makers: Pour Me / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2016-06-20T00:00:00Z">Mon 20 Jun 2016</span>Open call for artist/makers: Pour Me / Mon 20 Jun 2016

An exhibition celebrating the humble jug Runs at Devon Guild of Craftsmen 18 March – 7 May 2017 In celebration of what is visually thought of as of one of the simplest forms, Pour Me will applaud the humble jug. The...

Exhibition opportunity Get Fresh - new SouthWest designer-makers / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2016-07-11T00:00:00Z">Mon 11 Jul 2016</span>Exhibition opportunity Get Fresh - new SouthWest designer-makers / Mon 11 Jul 2016

Get Fresh - exhibition of emerging designer- makers from the South West Runs Saturday 14 January – Sunday 5 March 2017 An opportunity to exhibit, and sell - at our large contemporary gallery at the Devon Guild near P...