Craft shows / Events 2018

1st February – 31st of May

RING exhibition / Spring 2018

Anne Morgan Jewellery Gallery

10 Glebe street , Penarth, CF641ED


7 – 8th April 2018

10.00am – 5.00pm

PARKSIDE, Chart Way, Horsham RH12 1RL

  • RHS Wisley, GU23 6QB
  • 3 — 7 May 2018
  • 9am to 6pm Thursday to Sunday; 9am to 5pm Monday

« This event, one of our largest, will be held mainly in floored marquees within the beautiful surroundings of RHS Garden Wisley so visitors will be able to view and purchase contemporary craft and art from around 170 exhibitors whilst also enjoying the beautiful spring garden with its huge plant collection. »

 This year The Jewellery workshop will open for 3 weekends only 

 May 12 & 13 / 19 & 20 / 26 & 27

11am – 5 pm

52 Brunswick street East , Hove

« Twice a year artists and makers open their houses and studios to the public, providing art lovers the chance to browse and buy original artwork direct from the artist. With a focus on quality and value for money, the Artists Open Houses festival aims to bring a dynamic mix of arts and crafts to the widest possible audience, providing visitors and viewers with engaging and inspiring experiences. »

1 – 3 June 2018, 10am-5pm (last entry 4pm)

Contemporary arts and craft at the UK’s most unique arts destination.

West Dean College has inspired generations of artists, makers, designers and writers through the legacy of founder, artist and Surrealist patron Edward James.

Buy high quality crafts and prints, watch demonstrations, get hands-on in workshops and drop-in sessions and view installations from emerging artists.

           What’s on?

  • Live demonstrations
  • Buy quality arts and craft
  • A rare opportunity to explore inside historic West Dean House and view material from the Collection
  • Art installations
  • Hands-on workshops
  • Drop-in hands-on Craft Hut Trail round the Gardens
  • Gardens entry included and tours of Garden sculptures

June 16th & 17th  2018

Parham House & Gardens, Storrington, near Pulborough, West Sussex RH20 4HS

The Sussex Guild is delighted to be exhibiting at Parham House and Gardens again this year.

Parham House is rated as one of England’s top twenty houses; it is set in an ancient deer park near Storrington, with breathtaking views of the Sussex Downs.

The Sussex Guild Contemporary Craft Show is sited in a large marquee in the Pleasure Grounds adjacent to the house. Here members of the Sussex Guild plus a few selected guest exhibitors, will be exhibiting and selling their fine crafts.

3rd – 5th August  2018
10.30am – 5.00pm

Michelham Priory, Upper Dicker, near Hailsham, East Sussex BN27 3QS
10.30am – 5.00pm

Michelham Priory has England’s longest medieval moat surrounding seven acres of beautiful grounds, including the kitchen garden, medieval herb garden, working watermill, replica Bronze Age roundhouse and children’s play area.

ur members, together with a few selected guest exhibitors, will display their work in the Elizabethan Great Barn and in marquees on the lawns. This event is special because there will be craft demonstrations, including a blacksmith at his forge, woodturning, embroidery, quilting and enamelling together with several potters showing different aspects of their craft. There is also the opportunity to have a go at throwing a pot on the potter’s wheel!

Celebrating 25 Years From 18 August To 2 September

Artwave is the annual festival of artists and makers from Lewes, Seaford, Newhaven and surrounding villages. Artwave is open to all, which makes it an inclusive, accessible and diverse experience for those taking part and visiting.


During the festival, a selection of my work will be on display at « The Workshop »

164 HighStreet, Lewes, BN7 1XU

« The Workshop », a contemporary jewellery shop in the heart of Lewes, will be displaying their normal ranges of jewellery, and also showcasing the designs of up and coming new designers, using a wide variety of materials and precious metals.

Venue 106

25th – 27th August 2018
10am – 5pm

Pashley Manor Gardens, Ticehurst, Nr Wadhurst, East Sussex TN5 7HE
10am – 5pm

The gardens first opened in 1992 and were brought to their present splendour with the assistance of the eminent landscape architect, Anthony du Gard Pasley. They offer a sumptuous blend of romantic landscaping, imaginative planting and fine old trees, fountains, springs and large ponds.

This will be The Sussex Guild’s fourteenth year at Pashley and the craft show will be situated in a large marquee in front of the Manor House. The show will feature about fifty exhibitors who will be displaying work of the highest standard.

20th – 21st October 2018

10am – 5pm

De La Warr Pavilion, Marina, Bexhill On Sea, East Sussex TN40 1DP

The De la Warr Pavilion is an iconic 1930s building. It presents a rolling programme of art exhibitions and concerts as well as having a beautiful shop and a cafe overlooking the beach. Our Contemporary Craft Show will comprise 44 stands exhibiting the full diversity of our work and including many newer members of the Guild. A short walk from Bexhill station, the Pavilion also has a large car park, and there is free parking along the seafront.

  • Crowthorne, Wellington College, Duke’s Ride, Berkshire RG45 6DY
  • 26 — 28 October 2018
  • 12 noon – 5pm Friday
  • 10am to 5pm Saturday and Sunday
  • Admission: £5; Accompanied under 14’s free

  • Guildhall, SO23 9GH
  • 02 — 04 November 2018
  • 12.30pm to 6.30pm Friday
  • 10am to 5pm Saturday and Sunday
  • Two for the price of one!

« 2018 will see the return of a mixed discipline craft fair to run alongside our already established Desire Jewellery and Silversmithing Fair. This will be our tenth year with Desire at Winchester. The two fairs will be in separate halls, but with a single entry fee covering both events. »

1st and 2nd December  2018
10am – 5pm

Midhurst Rother College (formerly Midhurst Grammar School).
North Street, Midhurst, West Sussex GU29 9DT

We are delighted to be returning to the spacious, modern surroundings of the recently-built Midhurst Rother College – last year’s show proved very popular with visitors and exhibitors alike.

Once again highly-skilled designer-makers from Sussex and the adjoining counties will provide a colourful feast of creativity to brighten the dark days of winter. The show is perfectly timed for Christmas shopping and, with over fifty members of The Sussex Guild showing their beautiful and varied work, visitors will be spoilt for choice.

  • Chelsea Old Town Hall, London SW3 5EE
  • 08—10 March 2019
  • 10am to 5pm Daily
  • Admission £6

Past shows/exhibitions:

  • All the Sussex Guild shows since 2011 /Made by Hand , Cardiff  (nov.2017) /  Handmade in Britain (with The Sussex Guild) Chelsea Old Town Hall (nov 2016) / The Contemporary Craft Festival in Bovey Tracey, Devon (june 2016) / Craft in Focus, Richmond ( nov 2015) / Festival of Crafts, Farnham Maltings (oct 2015 – 2012) / East London Design Show (dec 2014) / Aspex Contemporary Makers fair, Portsmouth (nov 2014) / Six Sussex Artists, Alfristion (oct 2014) / UP market, Baker-Mamonova Gallery , St Leonards (march 2014) / Salon des Créateurs de Bijoux, Turquant (feb 2014) / Salon des Métiers d’arts, Nantes (dec 2012)
  •  Brighton Open Houses festivals since 2011 (open studio in May).
  • Work exhibited at : ARTICHOKE GALLERY, Ticehurst ( 2017)WORTHING MUSEUM & ART GALLERY, Sussex Guild (exhibition- 2016) / WALFORD MILL GALLERY, Wimborne (2015) / The Sussex arts collective in Hop Gallery, Lewes (2013) / ROCKS exhibition at The Goldsmiths’ Center, London ( 2013).