Shows & Exhibitions 2021
Cotswold Sculptors Association 'Creating Spaces' 2021 at
Abbey House Gardens
21 Mar - May 31 Abbey House Gardens, Malmesbury, Wilts.
Now in its third year and building a solid reputation for high quality sculpture, this is your chance to see some fantastic indoor and outdoor exhibits from sculptors around the region.
Maker's Demonstration Day at Chapel Arts
TBC. Knapp Road, Cheltenham GL50 3QQ.
I'll be demonstrating making beautiful porcelian tealights, so come along, see how it's done and say hello!
12-14 June Scone Palace, Perth, Scotland PS2 6BD
Set in the beautiful grounds of Scone Palace, Perth. The show has been taking place at Scone for 25 years and hosts some of the Uk's best potters.
Select Trail Open Studios
19-20 June TBC Annual open studios event sees artists studios and making spaces opening to the public to show the finest in local art & craft.
Potfest Compton Verney
23-25 July Discover the unique delights of Compton Verney, where there’s something for everyone to enjoy. 120 acres of stunning parkland and lake surround an award-winning art gallery and gift shop. New for this year and the latest in the successful Potfest ceramics shows series is this three-day show – a must for anyone who loves ceramics.
Potfest In The Park
23-25 July Hutton in the Forest, Cumbria.
100 exhibitors invited from across Europe and beyond. All with very distinctive, individual styles. Set in the backdrop of Hutton-in-the-Forest on the edge of the beautiful Lake District National Park.
Rodmarton 'Crafts Alive'
8-12 Sept TBC Rodmarton Manor, Cirencester GL7 6PF.
Following the hugely successful event in 2019 (sadly the 2020 event had to be cancelled) is this exhibition of contemporary craft in the setting of the famous arts & crafts house and gardens.
Festival of Clay
24-25 Sept TBC Exeter Racecourse, Kennford, Exeter EX6 7XS.
100 exhibitors invited from across Europe and beyond. All with very distinctive, individual styles.
Gardens Gallery Exhibition at Cheltenham Literary Festival
7-18 Oct TBC The Gardens Gallery, Montpellier, Cheltenham. Exhibition of high quality craft from the members of The Gloucestershire Guild of Craftsmen, which takes place annually during the ever-popular Cheltenham Literary Festival.
6-7 Nov Kelham Island, Alma St, Sheffield S3 8SA.
Only Clay is a new ceramics festival set in the heart of Sheffield's industrial past. Makers from all over the UK are set to show their best work – a hot ticket on this year's ceramics calendar.