Made in Clerkenwell open studios at Craft Central, 15-18 May 2014

Made in Clerkenwell open studios at Craft Central, 15-18 May 2014

Get a peek behind usually-closed doors and meet UK designer-makers at Made in Clerkenwell open studios at Craft Central, 15-18 May 2014. Explore the charity’s two Victorian buildings on Clerkenwell Green and St John’s Square for the chance to buy direct from 100 designers and makers of fashion, jewellery, accessories, ceramics, printmaking, illustration and interior products, as well as bespoke commissions.

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DATES:
Thursday 15 May – Sunday 18 May
Launch Night on Thur 15 May, 5-8pm
Fri 16 May, 12-8pm
Sat 17 and Sun 18 May, 12-5pm

VENUE: Craft Central has TWO buildings
21 Clerkenwell Green EC1R 0DX & 33-35 St John’s Square EC1M 4DS

ADMISSION £3 (under 16’s free). This fee supports Craft Central’s charitable aims and includes re-admission to both buildings. Jump the queue and book online here.

On my must-see list of visiting designers:

Yeshen Venema Photography
Georgia Bosson, interior textiles

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Kerry Hastings, ceramics

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Knitster LDN‘s animal portraits

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Lee Borthwick’s grain ash platters

Cécile Gilbert - Luxor Bangle 2 - polyester resin - £89
Cécile Gilbert, Luxor Bangle in polyester resin

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Jeanne Marell, silver and tulipwood dovetail ring

Don’t miss the studios of our friends TADA Notebooks, ceramicist Ikuko Iwamoto and more jewellers than you can shake a ring sizer at, including Amanda Li Hope, Andrew English and Sarah Herriot:

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TADA Notebooks (St John’s Square building)

Ikuko Iwamoto: Line & Knots Porcelain Jugs
Jugs by Ikuko Iwamoto (St John’s Square building)

Sarah Herriot Spooning Rings
Spooning Rings by Sarah Herriot (Clerkenwell Green building)

Special Exhibition: Spotlight on Craft Central, featuring Studio Roso
To celebrate Made in Clerkenwell and Clerkenwell Design Week, Craft Central Network member Studio Roso presents a new sculptural lighting piece in Craft Central’s Showcase gallery.

Studio Roso Installation

More info: craftcentral.org.uk/summer2014

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