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.

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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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The Summer Show / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2017-07-22T00:00:00Z">Sat 22 Jul</span> to <span  itemprop="endDate" content="2017-09-10T00:00:00Z">Sun 10 Sep 2017</span> <span>(2 months)</span>The Summer Show / Sat 22 Jul to Sun 10 Sep 2017 (2 months)

This year marks the 62nd annual Summer exhibition of selected pieces by Devon Guild Members. The show features a diverse range of contemporary craft from across the South West. You can also gain an insight into what ma...

Exhibition: Off the Surface / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2017-05-20T00:00:00Z">Sat 20 May</span> to <span  itemprop="endDate" content="2017-07-09T00:00:00Z">Sun 09 Jul 2017</span> <span>(2 months)</span>Exhibition: Off the Surface / Sat 20 May to Sun 09 Jul 2017 (2 months)

A collaborative exhibition showcasing the art of hand embroidery, old and new. Degree students from The Royal School of Needlework have produced contemporary, hand-embroidered work inspired by treasured textiles from wor...

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...

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Retail Manager - Devon Guild of Craftsmen / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2017-08-16T00:00:00Z">Wed 16 Aug 2017</span>Retail Manager - Devon Guild of Craftsmen / Wed 16 Aug 2017

In anticipation of the conclusion of a fixed term (maternity cover) contract, Devon Guild Limited is seeking a Retail Manager to manage our busy craft outlet, online shop and other trading activities. This is a permanent...

Head of Finance and Operations - Devon Guild of Craftsmen / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2017-08-21T00:00:00Z">Mon 21 Aug 2017</span>Head of Finance and Operations - Devon Guild of Craftsmen / Mon 21 Aug 2017

The Devon Guild of Craftsmen is recruiting for a key member of the senior management team to work alongside the incoming new Executive Director. Your main responsibility will be to develop, manage, review and maintain al...

Exhibition call out: MAKE &apos;17 contemporary crafts for Christmas / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2017-07-02T00:00:00Z">Sun 02 Jul 2017</span>Exhibition call out: MAKE '17 contemporary crafts for Christmas / Sun 02 Jul 2017

held in the main gallery at Devon Guild of Craftsmen Runs 18 Nov. '17 - 7 Jan. '18. MAKE '17 is our annual Christmas selling exhibition in the Devon Guild's large contemporary gallery space. This show celebrates ...