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Makers Market

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This weekend, Saturday 24th September I’ll be at the Congleton Makers Market selling some of my items if anyone is in the area. There will be lots of other lovely stalls there to purchase items from too. https://www.themakersmarket.co.uk/pages/congleton-makers-market

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Craft fairs and markets

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I've started doing a few selective craft fairs and markets; it's nice to actually meet the buyers and also good for them to see what they're buying in real life rather than via photos. Last weekend I did the first Crewe Makers Market in the town where I live. I will hopefully be booking a few more in various venues in the run up to Christmas.

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Art in the Pen the aftermath

Art in the Pen the aftermath

So we just spent the weekend in Skipton at the Art in the Pen event. Despite it being a blisteringly hot weekend in the cattle market where the event took place, it was great to see so many people out browsing the vast array of stalls.  It was great to get the opportunity to chat to both customers and other stall holders.  

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Latest news

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Latest news

I haven’t had a lot of time lately to create much original work, but I’ve been continuing with my bread and butter makes, the bird baths, bee baths, bird feeders and calla lilies. In my spare time I’ve also been experimenting with pyrography, which means writing with fire. Obviously this is totally different to metal sculpture as it involves burning onto wood, but I’m hoping to add it as another string to my creative bow. I find it quite therapeutic to do, even though it takes a long time to create a piece. In other news the Art in the...

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Art in the Pen tickets now available

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Art in the Pen tickets now available

Tickets are now available for Art in the Pen in Skipton, which I have a spot booked for. I’ll be selling lots of unique items, including one of a kind metal wall art pieces along with some mixed media, combining copper items with wooden backgrounds. Tickets for the two day event are available at: http://www.artinthepen.org.uk There are going to be around 200 stalls, all with outstanding items for sale, so you’re sure to find something you like.   

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