At Craft Renaissance we have a dedicated room reserved exclusively for showcasing our six exciting exhibitions throughout the year. Each of these unique and original exhibitions explore a different theme or focus, they also act as a platform for new and guest artists.

Every exhibition has a launch event, where you can come and join us for a glass of wine and meet our lovely artists face to face.  You can leave us your email or check out our Facebook page for more exhibition launch details.

Current Exhibition: Beautifully Utilitarian

Craft Renaissance are proud to announce the launch of it's latest exhibition, 'Beautifully Utilitarian'. This exhibition focuses on functional art and crafts.

August 22nd - October 21st 2018

Beautifully Utilitarian exhibitors; 
Whittled Spoons - Tom Ward-Jackson 
Hand painted furnishings - Janet Parker 
Textiles - Virginia Hole 
Wood Turning - Keith Fenton 
Furnishings - Jonathan William 
Textiles - Kay Watkins 
Ceramics - Rachel Padley 
Ceramics - Joe Finch 
Hand woven textiles - Rhian Wyman Design 
Ceramics - Emily Cross 
Cayt Giles - Textiles
Green Wood Furniture - John Combe 
Stone Splitter Clocks - Ian Roberts 
Lino cut prints - Judith Stroud 
Forging - Mike Davies

Coming Soon: Whozits and Whatzits Galore

Running from 24th October - 23rd December

Exhibition Opening Event Saturday 27th October

A sumptuous collection of work that will take your Christmas shopping to another level. Unique, one off pieces for that special someone and a range of high quality, hand made gifts suitable for stock fillers or secret Santa. Support local this Christmas, give gifts that have been handmade with love.   

Whozits and Whatzits Galore Exhibitors Include:
Lilly Rose Felts - Felt Sculptures
Ant Beetlestone - Chainsaw Carving
Louise Freeman - Quirky Chickens Ceramics
Sally Boehme - Jewellery
Adele Pask- Artist
Christine Crafts - Embroidery
Lynda Jones - Artist
Andrew Allanson - Artist
Barbara Pilson - Ceramics
Pauline Ball - Ceramics
Gigi Jones - Artist
Gaby Devitt - Handwoven Furnishings & Accessories
Jamabe - Felted Goods
Uzumlu - Glass Arts

Previous Exhibition - Creatures

Running from May 23rd to August 19th 2018

'A unique collection of critters'

 

Think Quirky Hares, Oil Grizzly Bears, Felt Foxes, Acrylic Sand Martins, Cold Cast Bronze Bulls, Dragons, Wire Love Birds, Embroidery Fish, Wild dogs on linen and much much more!

 

Creatures exhibitors; 
Nina Lazarou 
Quirky Hares 
Felt Et Moi 
Ian Coleman 
Christine Dadd 
Erica Pinney 
Andrew Allanson 
Tracey-Anne Sitch 
Ann Kelly

Erika Lyons Trio Jazz; 
Pianist Guy Shotton 
Double bass player Erika Lyons 
Saxophonist Daniel Newberry

 

Previous Exhibition: All Ways Green

 'Creating beauty using colour and sustainable materials'

Running from March 28th until May 20th 2018

Exhibitors include;
Rachel Padley - Ceramics 
Jonathan William - Interior Design Reused Materials
Virginia Hole - Textiles
Mary Cousins - Ceramics
Gabby Devitt - Handwoven Designer
Hillary Coole - Ceramics
Beth Giles - Artist
Janet Parker - Textiles
Jantien Powell - Artist
Deborah Wheeler - Textiles
Meg Bateman - Artist
Cayt Giles - Textiles

 

Previous Exhibition: Out of The Woods

Running from February 1st March to 25th 2018

Current Exhibition 'Out of The Woods'

Exhibitors Include;

Keith Fenton – Wood Turner
Janet Parker – Textiles Artwork
David Hobbs – Landscape Artist
Jonathan William – Furniture Designer
Dave Johnson – Wood Carver
John Durose – Wood Turner
Janet Parker – Textiles Artist
Kathleen Littler - Wood engraving
Erica Pinney- Potter
Cayt Giles – Textiles Design
Tom Ward-Jackson – Wood Whittling
John Combe – Furniture
Deborah Wheeler – Textile Artist