The Contemporary Craft Festival

The Contemporary Craft Festival The Contemporary Craft Festival

Mill Marsh Park, Bovey Tracey June 6-8 2014

The largest and finest Contemporary Craft Festival in the South West
Set in idyllic surrounding at the edge of Dartmoor, The Contemporary Craft Festival is brimming with opportunities to meet and buy work directly from nearly 200 of your favourite or newly-found maker.


TALK TIPI Set in a Giant Hat Tipi, an exiciting group of speakers will give inspirational talks about a variety of issues that are affecting craft. Full details to follow.
HOTHOUSE COLLECTIVE - featuring a highly selective group of the recent graduates presented by the Crafts Council
ONE YEAR ON - Featuring designer makers in their first year of business
AIM HIGHER - Showcasing art and design higher education opportunities in the South West.


Below is just a selection of the demonstrations taking place over the three days of the Festival:

Sabine Nemet, wood fired ceramics
E&M Glass, glass blowing
Emma Purdie, printed textiles
William Blaikie, leather
Sculptworks, stone carving
Karen Dell’Armi-jewllery making and 3D printing
Devon Weavers Workshop
Susie Gillespie – flax processing, spinning and weaving

The Children’s Craft Tent is inspired by the textile collection at The Royal Albert Museum in Exeter. Children will learn to weave, print, knit & paint on cloth complimented by a variety of workshops for adults.

For full details and how to book a workshop log onto or phone 01626830612


The Contemporary Craft Festival, Mill Marsh Park, Bovey Tracey, Devon, UK

6-8 June 2014

Open 10am-5pm daily
Adult daily ticket £8, concession £7
Adult weekend ticket £15, concessions £13

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