Current News from the Crafting World
Welcome to our first Craft Scoop.
Have you heard any great news from the craft world? Email us so that we can include it next time.
Makers Central 2019
Makers Central is *THE* event for the Maker Community! We bring together thousands of makers from around the world including crafters, inventors, artists, and hobbyists to share and celebrate their enthusiasm for all things creative. If you’re a maker or simply share the passion for making and creating, join us for this spectacular event.
BOOK your tickets now from the Makers Central Website HERE
Hobbycraft’s 100 Mile Trek – Coast to Coast The Hadrians Wall Walk
Five colleagues from high street craft retailer Hobbycraft will partner with the children’s charity Together for Short Lives to take on Hadrian’s Wall this spring. The company’s CEO, Dominic Jordan, will join Andrew Moulden, Michael Oates, David Poole and the charity’s CEO Andy Fletcher to walk the wall in a bid to raise £30,000. The trek will start on 3rd May 2019.
New Series – Handmade in Japan
BBC4 has a new three part series looking at traditional Japanese crafts and craftspeople.
Part 1 – Mingei Pottery
Part 2 – The Kimono
Part 3 – Samurai Sword
All episodes are available on IPlayer