Contemporary and Traditional Craft

Contemporary craft using traditional skills. Designer handmade craft, original designs by Sussex Guild members.
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James Mursell makes a wide range of fine Windsor chairs using locally grown hardwoods. Great emphasis is put on creating elegant chairs that are both attractive and functional. In addition to making chairs to commission, James runs 5-day Windsor chair making courses at his home workshop. He has developed a range of specialist chair making tools. These include his unique travisher for shaping chair seats, and spokeshaves for shaping spindles, bows and seats. #thesussexguild #windsorchairs
Jonathan tells his story on how he was introduced to the lure of clay art at the age of 6 on the banks of the Hoogli River in Calcutta. Today Jonathan is a well known and respected potter specialising in collectable unique reduction fired lustre. Jonathan creates hand painted ceramic vases and ceramic art plates at his pottery in Sussex. #thesussexguild
Colin Norgate mainly designs & makes furniture to client commission. He also works on ecclesiastical pieces. His workshop is also used for sculptural turning. Colin mainly works in British timbers. Often furniture is made using a combination of timbers to enhance the appearance of the piece. Colin trained & worked in the Arts & Crafts style, his designs and techniques tend to use traditional principles but with a contemporary twist. #customfurniture #interiorstyling #thesussexguild

Traditional Craft

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Sarah Hardy - Designer Maker
Sussex Guild Member Sarah Hardy's work consists of a wide range of designer ladies coats, jackets, hats and scarves .Styles including those for everyday wear as well as more decorative ones, often one-offs for more special occasions. Her firm belief in the amazing potential of combining fabric and stitch has led her to using techniques such as textured pintucks, surface stitched decoration, and fabric piecing.
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Pashley Manor Gardens Craft Show 2023
You’ll have a chance to chat to the makers of beautifully handmade ceramics, furniture, textiles, jewellery, woodwork, glass, metalwork and more. Work can be purchased or specially commissioned.
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Setting Up a Sussex Guild Craft Show
Images of craft members setting up a Sussex Guild Show at Michelham Priory 2023.
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Behind the scenes
Setting up for a Sussex Guild Craft Show at Michelham Priory July 2023.
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Craft Show ay Michelham Priory
Ceramics by Sussex Guild members at Michelham Priory Craft Show 2023
Original Crafts for your Garden
Ideas for some original crafts to add to your garden. Make your garden special by adding an original piece of wood, metal or ceramic sculpture. These are from our talented members of the Sussex Guild for more info on makers visit our website. www.thesussexguild.co.uk
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Henfield Contemporary Craft Show
Be inspired by an array of exciting ceramics, furniture, glass, jewellery, knitwear, metalwork, silversmithing, textiles and woodwork. Our skilled designer makers look forward to meeting you to discuss their individual work and to explain their craft techniques. Take the opportunity to buy beautifully crafted, handmade items, or to commission an extra special one-of-a-kind piece.
Leather and Metal at Henfield Craft Show
Handmade leather bags and handmade metal sculptures by Sussex Guild members Victoria Baker and Sam Wilson will be at the Contemporary Craft Show in April1-2 2023.
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Sussex Guild Henfield Craft Show 2023
We’re delighted to be exhibiting again in Henfield Hall. The Sussex Guild Contemporary Craft Show will take place throughout the main hall, foyer and garden suite.Be inspired by an array of exciting ceramics, furniture, glass, jewellery, knitwear, metalwork, silversmithing, textiles and woodwork. Our skilled designer makers look forward to meeting you to discuss their individual work and to explain their craft techniques.
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Handmade Leather Bags at Henfield Show Sussex
Leather bag by Victoria Baker. Be inspired by an array of exciting ceramics, furniture, glass, jewellery, knitwear, metalwork, silversmithing, textiles and woodwork. Our skilled designer makers look forward to meeting you to discuss their individual work and to explain their craft techniques. Take the opportunity to buy beautifully crafted, handmade items, or to commission an extra special one-of-a-kind piece.
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Henfield Contemporary Craft Show 2023
A peak at the handmade jewellery by the Sussex Guild members who are showing at Henfield Craft Contemporary Craft Show 2023 April 1-2.
Textile Art in Progress
The creation of a rare lichen quilted embroidery in progress by Sussex Guild member Diane Rogers. Free machine embroidery is used to form the lichen texture and quilting technique which creates a 3D effect of the rock where the lichen grows.
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Fresh Ideas for Spring
Handmade gift ideas for spring from the Sussex guild designer makers. Jewellery, wood, ceramics, metal, glass and leather.
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Follow the Sussex Guild for designer crafts
Follow the Sussex Guild here on pinterest and do check out our guild website for handmade designer crafts. If you are in the Uk and visit Sussex come along to the guild shop in Lewes or to one of 6 shows held in Sussex throughout the year. See the website for details.