The English Stamp Company Workshops

Come and join their workshops to learn how to get the best from stamps and how to emboss. In a 1 hour masterclass, you will create your own set of cards to take away with you and receive on the day discount deals.

Workshops are bookable on the day.

Orchard Blacksmith Demonstrations

Andy Orchard and Mikey Orchard  will be doing live demonstrations throughout the day showing a wide range of traditional techniques which haven’t changed since the Iron Age.

Browse their selection of handcrafted products including larger products like gates, benches and railings. 

Mollie Makes

Mollie Makes is a craft and lifestyle magazine for today’s contemporary makers. Championing all things handmade, Mollie Makes is a for everyone who loves crafting, and want to connect with fellow makers across the globe. Plus, every issue comes with an exciting craft kit, complete with all you need to try something new!  

Put your feet up with a slice of cake in the Mollie Makes Cafe at The Handmade Festival.

Giant Cross Stitch with Mr X Stitch 

Join Mr X Stitch as he creates a huge cross-stitched mural live at the Festival!

Over the three days of the show, he’ll be using wool and wire to weave a dynamic design that will honour the Handmade and be a colourful celebration of craft!

You’ll be able to pitch in and add your stitchy snippets to the installation and help create the biggest art piece in Handmade Festival history!


Morsbags will be inviting visitors to sew reusable, simple, strong shopping bags (as a replacement to plastic bags) on handcranks from recycled fabric – Check out their free pattern at www.morsbags.com

Sewyeah Social Club

The Sewyeah Social Club is an online and in-real-life club for crafty people. We are dedicated to building a friendly, supportive community for anyone looking to connect with others on a creative level.

Come and join in the fun at our Pop-Up Club House – we’ll have demos, giveaways and plenty of crafty chats. With hands-on workshops ranging from pompom cacti to alpaca soft toys and needle punch, there's something for everyone.

Live Music

Take time out and watch local performers thoughout the day on our bandstand.


London Craft Club

London Craft Club is the home of wonderful modern craft workshops. Every night of the week there’s something different to try, from wood burning to arm knitting, and we’re bringing tasters of some of our most popular workshops to the Handmade Festival for you. Come along for chat and crafts! Find out more at


Simply Vintage Designs

Join us to learn some new vintage inspired craft skills, with workshops throughout the day including: Upcycled Festive Garlands, Book Binding, Journalling, Stitching and more.

We will be welcoming special guest artist Janie Burnett-Bleach who will be running some amazing workshops with her stunning designs.


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