We have been running Fairs for 8 years. Venues have included Greenwoods Hotel & Spa,Old Spitalfields Market,The Warren Golf & Country Club, plus a variety of Essex and Suffolk Halls. Some of our fairs have been running in the same venues for 8 years, such as Foakes Hall, Great Dunmow and The Old School, Long Melford. Due to new GDPR legislation we have removed details of all our past fairs as they include makers' details, some of which will now be out of date.

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Telephone (Enquiries)

07824 888 346



we are handmade contemporary christmas craft and design fair (H)


Saturday 10th December 2011


10am - 4pm


Queens Hall, Halstead, Essex, CO9 2BY

Directions & Parking:

Halstead is an attractive market town with a bustling High Street full of shops and restaurants.

Queens Hall is situated on Chipping Hill, which is at the top of the High Street, just over the mini roundabout. The venue is literally seconds walk from the main High Street area and is just behind some private houses so is not visable from the road, however there will be signage on the day. Please click below to view the venue on the map.


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 25 stalls to browse.

We are in the process of adding makers details for this event below

Photo: Doc.B.Designs


Free admission for this event


Encaustic Art for beginnners with Toni Peers

Learn the art of painting with molten wax (using an iron). You can create stunning images which could be used to make great Christmas cards for friends and family. Techniques covered include painting abstracts and landscapes (these don't have to be Christmassy!), and using rubber stamps for extra detail.

Time(s): 10.15am - 11.45am or 12.30pm - 2pm

Cost: £18

(includes all materials used and pieces taken home)

Please email Dee at dee@marbleevents.co.uk or telephone 07824 888 346 for further information and booking forms.

More about Toni...

Toni Marie Peers has been teaching for over 12 years, 10 of which have been craft based workshops.  She has a City and Guilds certificate in teaching adults and is part of the Encaustic Art teaching network, she has been accepted as a member of the Guild of Essex craftsmen for her skills in enamelling. 

Toni has taught at various adult education colleges, as well as running workshops for adults and children at larger events such as the Havering Summer Uni.  Toni teaches a variety of crafts including: enamelling, encaustic art, bead-making, card-making, felting and other jewellery based workshops.  She is continually building on these craft skills and therefore the workshops she offers. 

Toni runs a small business called Curly Girly Crafts, which specialises in craft training, craft parties and handmade goods to sell. http://www.curly-girly.co.uk/

Exhibitors details available shortly