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9 May
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Rupert Bevan, designer, maker, finisher of bespoke furniture and creator of the RB Designed collection, gives a talk and demonstration on a variety of traditional skills including gesso, gilding & verre églomisé and their transfer to modern applications.

Rupert Bevan & Company...

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12 May
1316

Meet the V&A’s first Danish ceramics resident and learn about her practice, drawing on mythological creatures, fairy tales and the 16th century French potter Bernard Palissy.

Malene Hartmann Rasmussen’s mixed-media ceramic installations draw upon motifs from the domestic and natural...

Create Event
10 May
1517

Discover the expertise involved in crafting a good night’s sleep with luxury British bed makers Savoir Beds. Meet the craftsmen who hand-make Savoir’s beds and view the new collection, created in collaboration with the National Gallery.

Throughout the afternoon, Savoir craftsmen...

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11 May
1019

Scandinavian design brand Republic of Fritz Hansen hosts a workshop on wicker. See the artisanship behind one of their most iconic furniture pieces, the PK22™ chair in wicker by Poul Kjærholm.

Founded in Denmark in 1872, the story of Republic of Fritz Hansen™ is a story of four...

<em>Edit Event</em> Traditional British Leatherwork at The Cambridge Satchel Company
9 May
1220

Speak to the craftspeople behind The Cambridge Satchel Company and discover how their classic satchels and accessories are created. 

Established in 2008 with a simple mission – to bring back the traditional British satchel – The Cambridge Satchel Company is British through and through....

<em>Edit Event</em> Concept to Creation: Open House including Inlay and Marquetry Demonstrations at Clive Christian Furniture
9 May
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13 May
1018

Celebrating 40 years of luxury British design for the home, Clive Christian Furniture opens their London studio to share the bespoke design and manufacturing process behind each of their statement rooms. Featuring live carving, inlay and marquetry demonstrations.

Pursuing a passion for...

<em>Edit Event</em> Hand-Embroidery with Geraldine Larkin at Kokoro
9 May
1118

Dawn Green and Geraldine Larkin collaborate on a range of rich and colourful limited-edition coats. The A-line coats are hand-embroidered by Larkin, inspired by Kokoro’s signature prints. Also exhibiting at the Beaumont hotel during the week.

Highlights include ‘The Garden Gate’ coat,...

<em>Edit Event</em> Alan Kitching: A Life in Letterpress
12 May
1016

Alan Kitching demonstrates the craft of letterpress. Utilising type from his historic collection, Alan designs, sets and prints expressive artworks. In association with The Lettering Arts Trust.

Alan Kitching is a man of letters: some are metal forms; others are wooden blocks. He has...

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12 May
1016

A rare opportunity to meet makers and see the processes behind the museum-quality ceramics made in one of South London’s hidden mews. Makers include Carina Ciscato, Catrin Howell, Christopher Riggio, Chris Keenan, Grant Aston, Henry Pim, Kaori Tatebayashi, Robert Cooper and Sun Kim.

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Create Event
11 May
1821

North Street Potters offers access to its workshop spaces to watch demonstrations of hand-building, throwing on the wheel, clay preparation, kiln packing and a full guided tour of the pottery process. Drinks and canapés are served.

A collective of eight potters, this year North Street...

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11 May
1016
12 May
1016

An open-house event for Sugarhouse Studios, a creative workspace run by Turner Prize-winning collective Assemble. Explore work from a diverse range of artists, designers, fine furniture makers and more, plus clay workshops by Collective Matter and a stand for Granby Workshop.

 

<em>Edit Event</em> Clay College at Maze Hill Pottery
12 May
1118
13 May
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Leading studio potter Lisa Hammond opens her studio to host Clay College’s students in London. The weekend features demonstrations by Lisa, Darren Ellis, apprentice Dom Upson and Kevin Millward, with an exhibition by Maze Hill Pottery and Clay College.

Clay College was founded in 2017...

<em>Edit Event</em> Discover the Heritage and Making of Engraved Signet Rings at Rebus
9 May
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12 May
0912

An opportunity to explore the new Rebus workshop, a fully interactive craft and design experience where visitors can learn more about the making process, creative elements and heritage of signet rings. Watch live engraving and craftspeople developing designs.

Rebus creates unique,...

<em>Edit Event</em> Open Studio at Silent goods: Creating a Sustainable Luxury Bag
13 May
1018

Visit the Silent goods studio in Dalston and discover their story and craft first hand. Founded by a designer, a master craftsman and an environmental scientist, Silent goods creates sustainable luxury leather bags without an ego. Please register your interest...

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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...

<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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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> Defining True Bespoke at Design Centre, Chelsea Harbour
9 May
1012

Design Centre, Chelsea Harbour is holding an inspiring masterclass as part of LCW.  Join journalist Charlotte Abrahams as she talks to a panel of renowned experts – interior designer Suzy Hoodless, Georgina Wood, design director of David Collins Studio and Lizzie Deshayes, co-founder of...

<em>Edit Event</em> Bookbinding and Printing at St Bride
9 May
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10 May
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11 May
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11 May
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12 May
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Designer Bookbinders and the St Bride Foundation collaborate on a week of events celebrating fine printing and design bookbinding, including demonstrations, a 3-day workshop, exhibitions and have-a-go sessions.

Throughout the week an exhibition will showcase contemporary designed...

Create Event
10 May
1820

Visit The Factory by Tom Dixon, a new small-batch manufacturing workshop – where ideas are tested, prototypes are created and a direct conversation with customers can take place.