Sebastian Cox

I am a designer-maker. I use award-winning design and exquisite craftsmanship to turn lesser-known and underestimated British wood into beautiful and useful objects; grown in Britain, designed in Britain and made in Britain.

I want to change people's minds about British wood, design,...Read more

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10 May
1516

Turquoise Mountain Foundation and Pippa Small celebrate ten years of collaboration through a panel discussion exploring the importance of design in development. Learn about traditional crafts through a series of events with Afghan and Myanmarese artisans supported by the foundation, alongside a...

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9 May
1218
10 May
1218

Bespoke interior decorators Dotti fly in their master wood carver from Italy for a wood-carving demonstration. With over 30 years’ experience, it’s an extraordinary opportunity to see a master at work.

Dotti Interior Decoration is a family-run business that crafts bespoke furniture...

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10 May
1113

A workshop hosted by designer Maria-Ines Gul in collaboration with Wedgie, a fair trade, independent wooden handicrafts company that works with men and women in rural Sri Lanka to create innovative doorstops. Participants are given the chance to design and create their own Wedgie.

Since...

<em>Edit Event</em> Cabinet of Curiosities II
9 May
1118
10 May
1118
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May
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12 May
1118

Cabinet of Curiosities is a unique exhibition of diverse works including ceramics, paper cut outs and delicate pieces made from grass and twigs. Don’t miss Brazilian artist Valeria Nascimento’s immersive installation Rainforest II, a large mobile of porcelain petals, flowers, seeds and branches...

<em>Edit Event</em> LOCAL HEROES: Clive Christian Furniture Celebrates Regional Design and Manufacture in Britain
11 May
1821

Clive Christian Furniture hosts an evening celebrating regional design and manufacture in Britain. The event features the reveal of a bespoke gentleman’s dressing room collaboration with Cordings of Piccadilly, as well as a question and answer session.

Advocates of regional British...

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9 May
1013

A morning of conversations hosted by curator Brian Kennedy, with Bill Amberg, Carréducker, Leah Jensen, Corinne Julius, Eleanor Lakelin, David Marques, Sarah Myerscough and Natalie Melton discussing working hand in hand to help makers succeed.

Hosted by Brian Kennedy and Cockpit’s Head...

<em>Edit Event</em> Monkey Around at Skandium with Kay Bojesen
9 May
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12 May
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13 May
1117

Kay Bojesen’s iconic articulated Monkey comprises 31 parts in limba wood and teak, assembled by hand in Denmark. Skandium brings the workshop to life in its Marylebone store, hosting a master craftsman to demonstrate how each Monkey is made.

Designed in 1951, the Monkey is at the heart...

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9 May
1018
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11 May
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12 May
1018

Bamford and Sebastian Cox present light, perfectly balanced pieces of suspended sculpture, handcrafted from English wood and spilling with native flowers and leaves. These pieces capture the essence of biophilic design and create a sense of wellbeing and calm.

<em>Edit Event</em> Gunmaking at Purdey
9 May
1118
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May
1118

An engraver, stocker and gun finisher are at Audley House showing the intricate detail that goes into making a Purdey ‘Best’ shotgun. Don’t miss the chance to see these skilled craftsmen at work.

 

Also exhibiting at The Beaumont during the week.

Since 1814, James...

Ernst Gamperl

After graduating from a cabinet making apprenticeship Gamperl went on to complete a master in woodturning and has established studios in both Germany and Italy. Carving a distinct niche with his unique appreciation for wood has proliferated his work across Europe, Asia, and America.

Ernst...Read more

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9 May
1021

Berry Bros. & Rudd and Little Halstock present an evocation of Berry Bros. & Rudd’s home at No.3 St James’s Street. The complex box by master craftsman Luke Wycherley captures the history and unique qualities of this iconic building.

Berry Bros. & Rudd and Little Halstock...

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9 May
1019
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1019
13 May
1218

Explore the work of five Scotland-based designers and makers as they take up residence at Heal’s Tottenham Court Road. Watch them demonstrate their contemporary practices in the flagship store’s window and get hands-on with one of their inspiring workshops.

Explore the work of five...

<em>Edit Event</em> Woodcarving at The Prince’s Foundation
9 May
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13 May
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13 May
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13 May
1014

The Prince's Foundation and The Prince’s Foundation for Building Community are hosting a series of workshops and a taster session for London Craft Week.

Join woodcarver Sarah Goss in a small group setting for an introduction to woodcarving workshop. Be guided through the drawing out and...

<em>Edit Event</em> Woodblock Carving and Printing with Laura Anderson and Lola Lely at the William Morris Gallery
12 May
1116
13 May
1113

Get inspired by William Morris’s hand block-printed textiles. Join makers Lola and Laura to create a colour palette from natural pigments for block printing, and learn how to carve a wood block to print your own patterns.

The William Morris Gallery is the only public museum devoted to...

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10 May
1416
11 May
1215
11 May
1618

Mark Reddy (@toftmonkey) joins Hole & Corner to lead 2x three-hour spoon carving workshops from the Discovery Room at Bourdon House.

Learn bookmark making using off-cuts from the dunhill leather factory with a Walthamstow master craftsman.

Eleanor Lakelin

“I peel back bark to reveal the organic chaos that can exist in the material itself and build up layers of texture through carving and sandblasting. I use form and material to explore the layers and fissures between creation and decay and the erosion of nature.”

Eleanor Lakelin is a...Read more

Sarah Goss 

Sarah specialises in providing bespoke hand carved items ranging from lettering and relief decoration to producing architectural details such as corbel brackets and ceiling roses.

After graduating in 2008 from Portsmouth University in Restoration & Decorative studies Sarah started...Read more

Tom Raffield

Tom grew up surrounded by the extreme wilderness, tranquillity and natural beauty of Exmoor - an environment that stimulated his imagination, and inspired freedom to be adventurous in his designs. Trained at Falmouth College of Arts, Tom has become known for the transformation of wood using his...Read more