Karolina Merksa

Karolina Merska is a pająki maker living in London.

Pająki (pah-yonk-ee) are traditional Polish chandeliers made from rye straw and paper. They symbolise health and happiness and date back to the 18th century when they were made in the countryside by women as decorations for their homes....Read more

<em>Edit Event</em> Heal’s x Gifu Japanese Craft Market
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The Heal’s x Gifu Japanese Craft Market showcases works from various independent makers from the Gifu Prefecture in central Japan, never before seen in the UK. Gifu culture is also celebrated with a series of workshops and events. The exhibition continues until Sunday 19 May.  

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Discover the art of paper-flower crafting with Pom Pom Factory and Italian paper maker Cartotecnica Rossi. Hosted by Karen Hsu at Old Spitalfields Market, this four-day experience celebrates the inspiring art of crafting realistic and inventive paper flowers, featuring a floral installation...

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Join award-winning independent wallpaper, textile and surface designer Daniel Heath for a wallpaper-printing demonstration. Guests are invited to watch as the wallpaper is created, with the opportunity to try yourself.

Mandy Brannan

Mandy Brannan creates handmade paper by bringing together Japanese and Western styles of papermaking by using traditional bast fibres (kozo and gampi) with linear leaf fibres (abaca and sisal) in combination with found plant materials, recyclable papers and other experimental additions.

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