We are delighted to have book maker Helen Wilson, of Helbent Books, join the Made in Kings Heath Open Studio Art Trail this year. We talked to Helen about her practice and hope you enjoy this insight into her work. As well as making books, Helen offers 1:1 book making courses in her Moseley studio. […]Read More Spotlight On…Helen Wilson of Helbent Books
We are delighted to announce that Melanie Keevil will be holding a solo show of her new ceramic work this August at The Ice House in Holland Park, London. The exhibition opens on 4th August. Melanie will be present at the gallery throughout the exhibition, so it’s a great opportunity to meet her and talk […]Read More Solo Show at The Ice House
We are now planning for the 2018 Made in Kings Heath Open Studio Artist Trail and are looking for expressions of interest from artists and designer makers who would like to take part. This will be the fifth MiKH event, and to date we have three studio venues confirmed. This will enable us to show […]Read More Expressions of Interest…
We are looking forward to welcoming you to Made in Kings Heath Open Studio Art Trail next weekend. This year we have three home / studio venues to visit with thirteen local artists and designer makers exhibiting their work. There is a wide selection of high quality work to see, including jewellery, ceramics, textiles, prints […]Read More One week until Made in Kings Heath 2017!
What do you create? I design and create handknitted and crocheted accessories and simple garments. This typically includes shawls, scarves, snoods, ponchos/wraps and hats as well as cushions, throws and blankets Where do you make your work? I work mainly from home in my dining room which doubles as a studio. I have a work […]Read More Spotlight On….Sarah Hazell of sarah-hazell.com
What do you create? I make a range of embroidered products and one-off pieces using a combination of free machine embroidery and hand stitch. Where do you make your work? I work from my attic studio that is a messy, lovely, creative space where I have everything set up and ready to “go”. My trusty Bernina […]Read More Spotlight on….Sue Bibby Embroidery
What do you create? I make contemporary jewellery, predominantly with silver and vitreous enamels and a scattering of precious stones and gold. My jewellery collections include rings, bracelets, necklaces, earrings and brooches as repeatable designs and one-of-a kind pieces. Where do you make your jewellery? I have a workshop at home, a fully insulated shed! […]Read More Spotlight On…. Miranda Sharpe Jewellery