For all those with a yearning to get carving, the best way to get involved in the Abney Park workshop is to join an Introduction to green woodwork course. After you have learnt the art, there are many more skills to develop. Read on to see how you can get carving.
14 October 2020
Some of the UK's leading turners will be exhibiting at Wizardry in Wood 2020, to be held in Carpenters' Hall from 14th to 17th October. In addition all entries to the Company's 2020 Competitions will be displayed, along with live demonstrations, talks and special events.
30 April 2020
A London Craft Week event by the Heritage Crafts Association in collaboration with the VOCES8 Centre, St Anne & St Agnes Church, London on Thursday 30th April, in support of the endangered craft of musical instrument making.
27 February 2020
Collect, The International Art Fair for Modern Craft and Design is at Somerset House from 27 February to 1 March 2020. Over 40 galleries from the UK and around the world have been selected including Queen Elizabeth Scholarship Trust (QEST) supported by the Turners' Company.
16 March 2020
2020 Treason, Trial and Error 400 Years of Newgate Prison and The Old Bailey Monday to Wednesday 16th – 18th March 2020 (3 Nights) Supporting The Sheriffs’ & Recorder’s Fund helping ex-Offenders and PAN Intercultural Arts helping victims of Human Trafficking To be held in The Iconic No. 1 Court, Central Criminal Court, Old Bailey, London […]
08 January 2020
On Wednesday 8th January internationally acclaimed singer, pianist and entertainer Joe Stilgoe brings his smash hit show to Guildhall School. Songs on Film pays tribute to much-loved movies as self-confessed film buff Joe raids his own collection.
22 December 2019
On 22nd December, the St Bride's Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols offers the only chance during the season to hear the full range of readings in the form of service devised by Eric Milner-White for King's College, Cambridge in 1918.
04 December 2019
St Bride's Church are holding their 23rd Annual Carol Concert on the evening of 4th December 2019. This is a wonderful opportunity to come together with friends and colleagues to hear the famous St Bride’s Choir sing some uplifting carols.
29 November 2019
Cockpit Arts Winter Open Studios Exclusive festive shopping with London’s top makers Holborn 29th November to 1st December. Deptford 6th December to 8th December. Our celebrated Winter Open Studios brings you the chance to meet and shop directly with over 140 of London’s finest makers during two weekends. This twice-yearly shopping event is the only […]
08 November 2019
Handmade Chelsea is an annual contemporary craft and design fair at the beautiful Chelsea Old Town Hall. Taking place over three days from Friday 8 – Sunday 10 November 2019, the event will celebrate the best in high-end design and craftsmanship.
22 November 2019
Register of Professional Turner member, Colin Norgate will be exhibiting his stunning wood turned work at Craft in Focus in the beautiful Winchester Guildhall over the weekend of the 22nd November. Visit Colin and purchase from a stunning treasure trove of original and affordable crafts.
26 November 2019
The Turners will again be displaying turned items for sale as part of the Red Cross Christmas Market, Guildhall. In 2017, helped by the generosity of many professional turners, the Company raised over £4,000 for the British Red Cross. Grand opening 25th November, Market day 26th November.
19 October 2019
Colin Norgate (RPT) has shown at the iconic and eye catching De La Warr Pavilion for the last four years. This venue is in a fabulous location with the expansive views out to sea from the Pavilion. The exhibition with the Sussex Guild will take place here over the weekend of 19th and 20th October.
26 September 2019
START Art Fair returns for its sixth edition at the Saatchi Gallery, London, providing a vital platform for emerging artists and young galleries from around the world. Over 50 new artists will be on show here between 26th and 29th September 2019.
24 September 2019
This unique event draws collectors, design lovers and luxury shoppers to the magnificent Goldsmiths’ Hall where they can browse the latest collections from this handpicked selection of craftsmen and women. Goldsmiths' Fair will be held at Goldsmiths' Hall from 24 to 29 September, and 1 to 6 October.
05 September 2019
This is the first ever solo show for the UK’s most renowned female wood sculptor, wood turner and artist working with wood. An exclusive for Lincoln! To be held from 5th to 15th September at the Sam Scorer Gallery, Lincoln.
27 September 2019
In the first concert of the academic year, new Guildhall School musicians perform together for the first time on the Barbican Hall stage in an eclectic programme of orchestral, choral and jazz works. The concert will be held at the Barbican Hall on the 27th September at 7:30 PM.
02 July 2019
After Ray Key passed away, his wife, Liz, with some help from Reg Hawthorne and Paul Hannaby, found a number of part-turned items in his workshop. These pieces have been sent to a number of internationally renowned turners to finish in their own style, and can be viewed at Nature in Art, Gloucester.
27 April 2019
Wood is an exhibition at The Scottish Gallery showcasing a number of artists who primarily use wood to make beautiful, sensitive and expressive work. Bursary award winner Eleanor Lakelin will be showing her work at the show which is open from 3rd April to 27th April 2019.
27 June 2019
Join thousands of arts lovers at Handmade Oxford – The International Contemporary Arts Festival for a celebration of craft, design, fine art, sculpture, slow living and artisan food, to be held at Waterperry Gardens, Oxford from 27th to 30th June.