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Farnham Craft Town Events

January 2024

LineagesOngoing

No maker stands in isolation: skills are learned, and skills are passed on; traditions are inherited, and transmitted to future generations. Makers respond to what has gone before, to the world around them, and to the future. Lineages will explore some of the threads which run through the Crafts Study Centre’s collections, connecting makers and […]
01 Jan - 17 Aug
10:00 - 17:00
Crafts Study Centre
Falkner Road, Farnham GU9 7DX

Making:50 Celebrating Innovative Textile Practice by the Textile Study GroupOngoing

2023 marked the 50th anniversary of the Textile Study Group, a collective of textile artists who have been at the forefront of the discipline as both practitioners and teachers. Since its inception in 1973, and originally established to support tutors of embroidery, the group has evolved and grown in stature and is now one of […]
09 Jan - 27 Apr
10:00 - 17:00
Crafts Study Centre
Falkner Road, Farnham GU9 7DX

Farnham Legends: Elizabeth Mikellides | Chloe S. Moncrieff | Fiona PearceOngoing

Farnham Legends is a show by female collective, Breaking Ground of Elizabeth Mikellides, Chloe S. Moncrieff and Fiona Pearce, drawing inspiration from Farnham’s rich, historical tapestry of folklore, music and scenic landscape. Looking back at their local region, Breaking Ground, will bring stories of past and present to the fore, while investigating their own identity […]
13 Jan - 09 Mar
10:30 - 17:00
New Ashgate Gallery
New Ashgate Gallery, GU9 7PS
  • New Ashgate Gallery

Jack Doherty: Maker in FocusOngoing

As a potter and ceramic artist Jack Doherty has gained an international reputation in the UK and abroad for his work with one clay body, one mineral and one single firing technique. Through this singleness of process Jack is able to obtain a complex, multi-layering of surface texture and colour, whilst remaining true to the […]
13 Jan - 09 Mar
10:30 - 17:00
New Ashgate Gallery
New Ashgate Gallery, GU9 7PS
  • New Ashgate Gallery

Spring Craft Collection 2024: Art and Craft with Local HeartOngoing

The Spring Craft Collection presents a curated range of unique, local and nationally renowned craft. Treat yourself to something new for your home or buy gifts for your loved ones. Pop in, browse and shop away from the crowds. You’ll be supporting a local gallery and small creative artist businesses if you do, as well […]
13 Jan - 20 Apr
10:30 - 17:00
New Ashgate Gallery
New Ashgate Gallery, GU9 7PS
  • New Ashgate Gallery
February 2024

Unbowed: stories of UkraineOngoing

Unbowed is an exhibition of photo portraits, produced by members of our Ukrainian group, which has been meeting at our studios since November 2022. The photos and accompanying stories of the experiences of the group, when leaving Ukraine, and arriving in the UK, are a moving and powerful portrait of the impact of the war.
24 Feb - 15 Mar
14:00 - 16:00
Creative Response
Vernon House, 28 West St, Farnham, GU9 7DR
March 2024

Meet the makers at Pierrepont Farm

Creative businesses at the Old Dairy, Pierrepont Farm are generally open on the 2nd Saturday of the month. The afternoon is the best time to visit. Come along for restored furniture, cheese made from the farm’s milk, sculpture, artwork, Windsor chairs, and of course you can enjoy some beer or wine at the tap room.
09 Mar
12:00 - 16:00
Old Dairy, Pierrepont Farm, The Reeds Road, Frensham, Surrey GU10 3BS
Old Dairy, Pierrepont Farm, The Reeds Road, Frensham, Surrey GU10 3BS

Artist’s Talk: Meet Fiona Byrne, Farnham Craft Town’s first Artist in Residence

Fiona Byrne is an Irish artist, educator and writer. Join Fiona to learn about her work with traditional craft techniques in glass and her journey as a contemporary glass artist. During her one-month residency, she will divide her time between a studio at the Farnham Maltings and the glass studios at the University for the […]
14 Mar
18:00 - 19:00
Oxfam Bookshop
18/19 The Borough, Farnham GU9 7NF
£4.00

Rising Stars 2024

Rising Stars is a curated national platform that fosters and champions early career makers. Rising Stars offers the makers a first step into the professional exhibitions. It offers an exciting opportunity for collectors who wish to support and acquire work by future stars. We recognise there is a lack of representation from Black, Asian, and […]
16 Mar - 27 Apr
10:30 - 17:00
New Ashgate Gallery
New Ashgate Gallery, GU9 7PS
  • New Ashgate Gallery

The Winner of Rising Stars 2023 – Harry Chadwick: One Year On

Harry Chadwick is a sculptural artist, working predominantly in metal and glass. Harry seamlessly melds craftsmanship with artistic ingenuity, specialising in welding, folding, and forming metal into intricate sculptural pieces that capture passing light with a dynamic sense of movement. Drawing inspiration from his previous career as an engineer, welder, and fabricator, Harry’s sculptures feature […]
16 Mar - 27 Apr
10:30 - 17:00
New Ashgate Gallery
New Ashgate Gallery, GU9 7PS
April 2024

Meet the makers at Pierrepont Farm

Creative businesses at the Old Dairy, Pierrepont Farm are generally open on the 2nd Saturday of the month. The afternoon is the best time to visit. Come along for restored furniture, cheese made from the farm’s milk, sculpture, artwork, Windsor chairs, and of course you can enjoy some beer or wine at the tap room.
13 Apr
12:00 - 16:00
Old Dairy, Pierrepont Farm, The Reeds Road, Frensham, Surrey GU10 3BS
Old Dairy, Pierrepont Farm, The Reeds Road, Frensham, Surrey GU10 3BS
May 2024

Summer Craft Collection 2024

The Summer Craft Collection is a celebration of unique, locally crafted treasures and nationally renowned gems. Whether you’re looking to refresh your home or find the perfect gift for a loved one, our curated selection promises to delight. New ceramics by: Lucy Blackley, Ken Eardley, Catherine Lucktaylor, Caroline Nuttall-Smith, Chrissy Silver and Tiffany Scull. New […]
04 May - 31 Aug
10:30 - 17:00
New Ashgate Gallery
New Ashgate Gallery, GU9 7PS

Frans Wesselman: Imagined Realms

Frans Wesselman is a creator whose work delves into the intricacies of human existence, exploring the depths of minds, relationships with others, animals, and the environment. Drawing inspiration from observed situations, literary works such as poetry, novels, and the timeless prose of Shakespeare, as well as the boundless realms of imagination, Frans crafts a narrative […]
04 May - 29 Jun
10:30 - 17:00
New Ashgate Gallery
New Ashgate Gallery, GU9 7PS

Meet the makers at Pierrepont Farm

Creative businesses at the Old Dairy, Pierrepont Farm are generally open on the 2nd Saturday of the month. The afternoon is the best time to visit. Come along for restored furniture, cheese made from the farm’s milk, sculpture, artwork, Windsor chairs, and of course you can enjoy some beer or wine at the tap room.
11 May
12:00 - 16:00
Old Dairy, Pierrepont Farm, The Reeds Road, Frensham, Surrey GU10 3BS
Old Dairy, Pierrepont Farm, The Reeds Road, Frensham, Surrey GU10 3BS
June 2024

Meet the makers at Pierrepont Farm

Creative businesses at the Old Dairy, Pierrepont Farm are generally open on the 2nd Saturday of the month. The afternoon is the best time to visit. Come along for restored furniture, cheese made from the farm’s milk, sculpture, artwork, Windsor chairs, and of course you can enjoy some beer or wine at the tap room.
08 Jun
12:00 - 16:00
Old Dairy, Pierrepont Farm, The Reeds Road, Frensham, Surrey GU10 3BS
Old Dairy, Pierrepont Farm, The Reeds Road, Frensham, Surrey GU10 3BS

Open Day at the Old Dairy on Pierrepont Farm

Do make a note in your diary for what promises to be a very pleasant afternoon with live music, Indian food, Italian ice cream, beer, wine, and various crafts and art. Business activities based on the farm include cheese making, jewellery and silver working, collage, furniture restoration, brewing, screen printing, sculpture, hand made fudge, and […]
29 Jun
12:00 - 17:00
Old Dairy, Pierrepont Farm, The Reeds Road, Frensham, Surrey GU10 3BS
Old Dairy, Pierrepont Farm, The Reeds Road, Frensham, Surrey GU10 3BS
July 2024

Meet the makers at Pierrepont Farm

Creative businesses at the Old Dairy, Pierrepont Farm are generally open on the 2nd Saturday of the month. The afternoon is the best time to visit. Come along for restored furniture, cheese made from the farm’s milk, sculpture, artwork, Windsor chairs, and of course you can enjoy some beer or wine at the tap room.
13 Jul
12:00 - 16:00
Old Dairy, Pierrepont Farm, The Reeds Road, Frensham, Surrey GU10 3BS
Old Dairy, Pierrepont Farm, The Reeds Road, Frensham, Surrey GU10 3BS
August 2024

Meet the makers at Pierrepont Farm

Creative businesses at the Old Dairy, Pierrepont Farm are generally open on the 2nd Saturday of the month. The afternoon is the best time to visit. Come along for restored furniture, cheese made from the farm’s milk, sculpture, artwork, Windsor chairs, and of course you can enjoy some beer or wine at the tap room.
10 Aug
12:00 - 16:00
Old Dairy, Pierrepont Farm, The Reeds Road, Frensham, Surrey GU10 3BS
Old Dairy, Pierrepont Farm, The Reeds Road, Frensham, Surrey GU10 3BS
September 2024

Meet the makers at Pierrepont Farm

Creative businesses at the Old Dairy, Pierrepont Farm are generally open on the 2nd Saturday of the month. The afternoon is the best time to visit. Come along for restored furniture, cheese made from the farm’s milk, sculpture, artwork, Windsor chairs, and of course you can enjoy some beer or wine at the tap room.
14 Sep
12:00 - 16:00
Old Dairy, Pierrepont Farm, The Reeds Road, Frensham, Surrey GU10 3BS
Old Dairy, Pierrepont Farm, The Reeds Road, Frensham, Surrey GU10 3BS
October 2024

Meet the makers at Pierrepont Farm

Creative businesses at the Old Dairy, Pierrepont Farm are generally open on the 2nd Saturday of the month. The afternoon is the best time to visit. Come along for restored furniture, cheese made from the farm’s milk, sculpture, artwork, Windsor chairs, and of course you can enjoy some beer or wine at the tap room.
12 Oct
12:00 - 16:00
Old Dairy, Pierrepont Farm, The Reeds Road, Frensham, Surrey GU10 3BS
Old Dairy, Pierrepont Farm, The Reeds Road, Frensham, Surrey GU10 3BS
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