Experience The Best In Contemporary Craft, Design and Art at The Craft & Design Experience in Henley from 21-23 June The organisers of The Craft and Design best in UK design is represented. Experience are once again staging their Special features at the event this contemporary craft fair in June at The Henley year include demonstrations from: Showground, near Henley on Thames. • David Farrer - papier The Craft and Design Experience mache animal sculpture has earned an enviable reputation for • Sharon Littley selecting only the very best professional woodcarving skills designers, artists and craftsmen and, with • Oxfordshire based, the resurgence of interest in designer crafts, Brendan Daly - making the event is expected to be as popular as handcrafted bears, and ever. Visitors are able to shop for unusual • Alun Heslop - wood contemporary items in a relaxing atmosphere, sculpture, creating chairs and seating. view a wide range of demonstrations or take part Visitors can have a go themselves in a number in various craft related workshops. There is also of workshops which include handbuilding clay a marquee selling an interesting range of food sculpture, fabric sculpture and ceramic painting. For products for visitors to buy and take home. children there is also a scarecrow making workshop. Work will be on sale from exhibitors working Opening times are 10 am – 5 pm each day. in many disciplines including furniture, textiles, Advance tickets are now on sale at a reduced price or jewellery, leatherwork, glass and more. Design purchase on the door at £7.00 for adults, £6.00 for over of the exhibitors’ products must be of the highest 65s or children 5 – 16 £1.00. For further information standard to be selected, and must show true and advance ticket sales contact CDE Ltd on 01622 747 innovation and originality ensuring only the very 3251or visit the website at www.craftexperience.co.uk. CDE13_108x153_CDE_108x153 08/05/2013 16:56 Page
Craft & Design Fair 21 – 23 June
HENLEY ON THAMES
Henley Show Ground, nr Hambleden
Purchase direct from 160 of the leading makers Adults: £7 • Over 65’s: £6 • 5–16 years: £1 10am – 5pm daily • www.craftexperience.co.uk WORKSHOPS • DEMONSTRATIONS • ENTERTAINMENT
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Published on Jun 6, 2013
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