Meet The Crafter
We have attracted many talented crafter's as members enabling the team to offer a selection of crafts we hope will delight browsers.
All our crafts are designed, made and sold by our members.
Please note: not all crafter's are able to attend every fair.
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Tracy is our resident jewellery designer, she has been making and designing her own jewellery since she was a teenager and has trained in jewellery design and creation. All Tracy’s designs are made with lots of love and her creations range from classic elegance to contemporary grace.
Jade, our youngest member as a teenager, she has been inspired by the environment around her and her love for the beach to create individual pieces of contemporary modern art using pebbles, drift wood and branches. Each piece she makes can be personalised for special events and memories, she undertakes commissions too.
Clare has expanded her crafting skills by learning how to hand stitch cut, mould, colour, carve and make leather items to add colour and decoration to our homes. She also creates useful leather pockets, purses, notebooks, bags and keyrings so no pieces are wasted and all are quite unique. Clare is also interesting commissions to make bespoke items for customers.
Clare makes wooden keepsakes which brightens up any home, or add that finishing touch to home decor, with her mirrors and ornaments. She creates novelty key hide boxes, candle holders, key-rings, clocks, mirror frames and wooden chopping boards. Clare is happy to take commissions for specialise pieces.
Bernadette, the original and local maker of Flobadobs, flower pot characters, and Wonky Gonks. Bernadette is a talented crafter who also uses her artistry to create other items including coasters and she can personalise gifts and make them especially to order.
Angela up-cycles old picture frames giving them a fresh and modern twist to compliment every household, she makes key holders and unique dog lead hooks which can be individual to house or dog with family names or dogs names or slogans.
Gordon, is our metalwork who mainly exhibits at Stow, his designs and skills are certainly another bonus to the team. He is loved for his Penny farthing plant pots holders, which he creates from upcycled metal items, he makes horseshoe candle stick holders and many other interesting and unique items to browse and purchase.
Contactable at Stow fairs.
Unable to take orders.
Mike & Rose create bookmarks, personalised door signs, pen holders, fridge magnets, key-rings and coasters all from wooden recycled materials. They stamp their own mark on each item by adding artwork, motifs or well known character designs, with a pyrography pen, a skilled way of burning a design freehand on to wood.
Rose’s table top is ever evolving with fabric items that she has hand sewn or embroidered with intricate cross stitch designs. She has keyrings, gift tags, pencil cases, gift bags and bottle bags amongst host of other useful appealing items.
Only contactable at fairs.
Carol sews delightful bags including handy dog walker bags (with sections for treats and easy access poo bags plus enough space for a phone, change and keys). She also makes clutch bags, purses plus amazing figurines that need to be viewed as write ups just don’t do them justice.
Siri, produces handmade quality tea soaps using a traditional cold process method. She uses carefully selected ingredients to benefit your skin and the environment. She is passionate they are natural and made with environmental friendly ingredients. Her soaps and shampoos are produced palm oil free, vegan friendly, cruelty free.
Jo, makes fabulous quilts, beautiful patchwork, individually designed pet and baby quilts, bags, door stops, tea cosies, but she complements her range with lavender bags, bunting, luggage labels and passport covers made with the off cuts from her quilting and patchwork so nothing is wasted. You can’t miss Jo’s display it is always bright and colourful with soft tactile materials and textiles.
Jean handcrafts stunning individual cards, cutting out fine details then layering and carefully gluing each indivdual selection to create beautiful petals/flowers and boxed cards and now framed pictures. As many of her customers have said they have framed their cards after celebrations as they couldn’t possible part with such artistry!
Helen is one of our most popular crafters she creates Belgium chocolate delights, one taste and you are hooked, a must for all the chocolate lovers. She combines great ingredients to make some exceptional taste bud delights. However, she is unable to exhibit during the hot months as the chocolate melts.
Nikki, makes useful fabric boxes, which come in various sizes and shapes made from scratch and covered in appealing fabric designs. If you have bought that special gift and want to add value why not come and have a browse of Nikki’s vast selections, we are sure you will not be disappointed.
Peter is another well known crafter to the area, he specialises in hand made beautiful hand turned pens, pencils and fountain pens in wood, acrylic, resins and marble. Peter also makes wooden accessories including pen holders and jotter pad holders in various, very appealing country designs.
May, added to her crafts 2018 and also became a member as a knitter, she manages this in her spare time when she is not making cards, she creates beautiful knitted baby clothes, including cardigans, bonnets, bootees, mittens, fingers puppets and dolls for our special little tiny tots.
Hiromi is an extremely talented artist, she creates beautiful stained glass window catchers in delightful animal shapes and each design has its own unique character to enjoy, she also makes brightly coloured candle holders and lamps which look stunning as the light flickers through them.