Our first event was at Foakes Hall, Great Dunmow in June 2011.

You should be able to find details of any past events on this page.

we are handmade contact details

Email

dee@marbleevents.co.uk

Telephone (Enquiries)

07824 888 346

Event

Name:

we are handmade contemporary christmas craft and design fair GD

Date:

Saturday 5th November 2016

Time:

10am - 4pm

Venue:

Foakes Hall, Great Dunmow, Essex, CM6 1DG

Directions & Parking:

Foakes Hall is situated just off the main High Street in the picturesque Essex market town of Great Dunmow.

There is a free car park at Foakes Hall, plus other public car parks very nearby to the venue. Please click here to view the venue's location http://www.streetmap.co.uk/map.srf?X=562423&Y=222003&A=Y&Z=110

General Information:

This event will showcase a wide range of handmade items that are just perfect for Christmas gifts. This is the ideal place to find unique, well-designed handmade presents - if you are looking for something a bit different this Christmas then you'll be spoilt for choice with over 30 stalls to browse.

We have demonstrations by two members of the Guild of Essex Craftsmen. Cathy Russell will be demonstrating the the art of quilling and Toni from Curly-Girly Crafts will be showing how to use molten wax to create fantastic pictures (Encaustic Art).

Great Dunmow's Scrumptious Tearoom will be running the cafe, serving lots of tea & cake. They will also be selling their delicious Ministry of Tea range. 

Admission:

FREE ENTRY

Photo above: Onz@Home

 

 

Exhibitors

Baubly Good

Hanging baubles in a variety of colours and themes including Christmas, birthdays and weddings.

Maddog Creations

Handmade wooden items such as tealight holders, vases and cheeseboards (these can be personalised). We also sell handmade soy candles.

www.maddogcottagecreations.co.uk

Jackie Duckworth Art

Original prints, textile artwork, Christmas decorations and gift boxes.

www.jackieduckworthart.co.uk

Jemima & Co

Jemima & Co is the home of delightful, original, handmade rag dolls. They have been carefully and individually made using traditional techniques, with lots of attention to detail. They capture the look of a beautiful, vintage rag doll with a distinctive, contemporary twist using modern materials.

www.jemimaandco.com

Cathy Russell

I make quilled pictures, cards and other decorative items. I also have quilling kits and materials for sale.

Cathy will be demonstrating at our Great Dunmow Fair.

Clare Field

Limited edition linocut prints, cards & original art.

www.claresartwork.com

HKT Jewellery

Handmade fine silver jewellery made from silver art clay and copper from copper clay.

www.hktjewellery.co.uk

Classy Glass

Painted and decorated glass, including baubles, bells, birds, hearts and egg shapes.

I also make tealight holders, vases and frames.

Raindrops on Roses

Felted and knitted items such as purses, scarves, hats, pictures etc made from natural fibres.

Visit Raindrops Felting on facebook.

Gail's Glass

I am a fused glass artist based in Sudbury, Suffolk. I make hanging panels, jewellery, bowls, dishes, bunting and more.

For further details please visit www.gailsglass.co.uk

 

Driftwood Designs

Pictures, mirrors, frames, wind chimes and cards using driftwood and shells.

 

Ed Wallis

Handmade pens, pencils and keyrings made from wood and acrylic.

Being sold in aid of Cancer Research UK.

Peter Deans Ceramics

I make domestic stoneware pottery and decorative stoneware and terracotta pots.

Please telephone 01621 869 006 for further information.

Mad Owl Company

I love designing and making original gifts in fabric. I specialise in all things owl related, from door hangers to door stops, but also make notebook covers, lavender sachets and seasonal gifts. I use high quality 100% cotton fabrics and wool blend felt, and a mixture of hand embroidery and machine stitching.

Facebook page called The Mad Owl Company.

Glyn Hall

Woodturned items which include a range of vases, bowls, fruit and dishes.

Honeybee Natural Beauty

Honeybee products are lovingly made in small batches using natural plant oils, pure essential oils and natural additives.  Honey and beeswax from our own hives are incorporated into many of the formulations.

http://honeybeenaturalbeauty.co.uk/

Hawkwood Creations

I make handmade, individual pieces of jewellery from a mixture of semi-prescious stones, silver, pearls and glass beads.

www.hawkwoodcreations.com

Cazzas Cards

My name is Carol Mitchell and I have been crafting for over 30 years. I started with cross stitch and knitting and moved on to card making about 10 years ago. I have been doing craft fairs, garden shows and dog shows with my cards all over Essex and just over the border into Suffolk for many years.

I enjoy making cards, and each one is different as I do not do two exactly the same. I enjoy the feedback from customers who contact me afterwards for bespoke orders.

Barbara Russell Antique Bead Jewellery

Original antique bead jewellery using a range of beads from victorian to art deco.

www.cambarts.com

 

Jewellery by Gina

Fashion and chainmaille jewellery and accesories.

www.jewellerybygina.co.uk

Woollen Pleasure

I make a range of items including ruffle scarves, hoodies and hats.

https://www.etsy.com/uk/shop/woollenpleasure

Whim & Whisper

Hand-rolled felt accessories and stitched textiles.

www.gransgripes.co.uk

Onz@Home

Onz@Home creates unique and practical needle and wooden crafts.

From oven gloves to stylish garments, fold away wooden stools to decorative hairgrips. Her handiwork is bright and colourful with careful attention to detail. Small gifts to large there will be a variety of contemporary and vintage crafts.

www.facebook.com/onz.at.home

Capricorn Crafts

Handmade wooden toys, puppets, games and puzzles

Gavin's Crafts

I am Gavin Kruyer. I produce hand painted glass, a range of scented candles, wax tarts and simmering granules and some “New Age” items.  I also specialise in jewellery made from freshwater pearls and semi precious stones

All my items are hand made to the highest standard.