Wonderland
Nov
29
to Dec 2

Wonderland

Delighted that I will be trading here with my AW18 collection - https://www.dartington.org/event/wonderland/

Objects of desire, fire, poets, fables, music, carnival, song, street food, gin palace – and over 30 of the finest local contemporary craft makers will be selling unique Christmas gifts.

Wonderland is a must for the style and design conscious and provides a great opportunity to buy unique, handmade, local Christmas gifts.

There will also be demonstrations from local and resident makers including a blacksmith’s forge. During this special weekend at Dartington you’ll find over 30 of the finest, local contemporary craft makers, selling everything from furniture, toys, fine jewellery, preserves and ferments, chocolates and cakes, home spun yarns, to ceramics, honey, candles, textiles, glass and woodwork.

Each maker has been specially selected for the quality and uniqueness of their craft, and each will be on hand to talk to you about the ideas and techniques behind their work and there will be a range of merchandise from local art graduates.

Take part in workshops to make your own groovy gifts and festive delights. Wreath making, ceramic decorations, beeswax brioche tincandles, printed Christmas cards and calligraphy and paper origami tree decorations. Over this wonderful festive weekend you can also hear music from local choirs singing Balkan and Nordic songs , clog dancers, and local pianists playing festive tunes in the Ship Studio. Don’t miss the haunting voice singing an aria in the bell tower…

Launching Wonderland this year will also be a Romany band, gin palace, fire pits, flame throwers, street food and you must book a visit with the Nordic Santa Frau in the Shepherds hut!

You will also be able to meet our Shippon artists, who will open their studios – including Dartington Printmakers and their annual Off The Peg print exhibition, Studio 45 pottery, and Maria Moorhouse’s stone carving work. Pole and Hunt Blacksmiths will also be demonstrating.

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Webbers Yard Pop Up
Mar
16
8:30 AM08:30

Webbers Yard Pop Up

Ruby Cubes is delighted to be trading for one day only at the wonderful Webbers Yard Pop Up at Easter, see flyer for all the details!

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Native Makers - (NM6)
Dec
16
to Dec 17

Native Makers - (NM6)

We're back for NM6 with our two-day festive makers market at Ocean Studios, Plymouth. 

With live music from Knee-Deep Festival, Native Cubs Kids Craft from Plymouth College of Art, Delicious snacks from Column Bakehouse, over 60 local, emerging makers, plus plenty of Christmas sparkle, there's no reason not to pop by! 

16th & 17th December / 10am-4pm / FREE ENTRY

Native Makers is a platform for creative people in Devon. We curate quality makers markets to support artisan craft in the South West.

Find out more about Native Makers

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Etsy Made: Plymouth
Dec
2
to Dec 3

Etsy Made: Plymouth

Ruby Cubes will be trading at the first ever Plymouth Etsy Made Local event on 2nd & 3rd December:

Join us for the best Christmas shopping event of the season - Etsy Made Local: Plymouth! 

The most talented artisan and craft makers of the local area will be bringing their best products to sell at this event, and we will be providing a perfect festive atmosphere with amazing local musicians and free goodies. 

Follow the event for seller spotlights and musician announcements!

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Crux Craft Fair
Nov
24
to Nov 26

Crux Craft Fair

Crux Craft Fair 24 – 26 November 2017   Friday: 4pm-7pm. Sat & Sun: 10am -5pm

Rattery Village Hall, Rattery, South Brent, Devon TQ10 9LD

CRUX is where you will find beautiful, high quality, handmade crafts.  2017 is our twenty third year and CRUX is now firmly established as the Southwest’s premier craft fair.

The exhibitors are carefully selected makers from the South West. They make everything themselves and are happy to talk to you about their work. You will find different and original work at a range of prices.

http://cruxcraftfair.co.uk/

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Outlaw 2017
Nov
11
to Nov 12

Outlaw 2017

Visiting Us | Outlaw 2017

Over two days, Outlaw 2017 will showcase 70+ independent creative designers, makers and producers selling a wondrous array of fabulous stuff, in our new venue on Penryn Campus. We are also celebrating emerging talent by dedicating space to new fledgling creative businesses. This is the perfect place to start some serious Christmas planning and shopping.  It’s going to be an exciting weekend.

Saturday 11th November | 10am – 5pm

Sunday 12th November | 10am – 3pm

Entry is £3.00 for adults and under 16s are free. 

Sports Hall, Penryn Campus, Penryn, Cornwall TR10 9FE

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Thelma Hulbert Present Makers 2017
Nov
11
to Dec 22

Thelma Hulbert Present Makers 2017

Ruby Cubes will be taking part in this lovely exhibition at the Thelma Hulbert Gallery: Present Makers 2017

11 November 2017 to 23 December 2017

Thelma Hulbert Gallery
Elmfield House
Dowell Street
Honiton
Devon
EX14 1LX

www.thelmahulbert.com

Vibrant selling exhibition exploring the skill and innovation of craft makers across the South West region.

After the growing success of our annual selling exhibition of contemporary craft, THG will once again present a new selection of craft makers whose work highlights the skill and diversity of craft across the South West region.

Selected from an open call Present Makers 2017 gives both established and emerging designer makers the opportunity to showcase their work in the wonderful setting of Elmfield House, the former home and studio of the artist Thelma Hulbert.

Unique examples of textiles, jewellery, ceramics, glass and lighting will be on display with a range of prices to suit anyone looking for the ideal Christmas gift.

 

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Exeter Cathedral: The Winter Fair
Nov
7
to Nov 8

Exeter Cathedral: The Winter Fair

Tuesday 7th (18.30-21.00) and Wednesday 8th (10.00-16.00) November 2017 in the Nave

Exeter Cathedral Winter Fair is taking place on the evening (18.30-21.00) of Tuesday 7th and all day (10.00-16.00) on Wednesday 8th November. The fair will take place inside the Nave of the Cathedral – and as over 2,000 visitors experienced last year – it’s quite a spectacular venue for a spot of shopping!

Ticket information

Admission to the Cathedral for the Winter Fair is FREE. Please pre-book your tickets below to guarantee admission and receive a free glass of wine (Tuesday evening, over 18s only) or cup of tea/coffee (Wednesday only).

Book online now or telephone 01392 285983

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Made in Bristol
Oct
28
to Dec 22

Made in Bristol

I am delighted that Ruby Cubes will be showcasing work at this brilliant exhibition, running from the end of October through to the 22nd December 2017:

We are coming HOME to The Architecture Centre with a new seasonal shop celebrating the places we live plus the creative objects and artworks that make our abodes unique.

Showcasing makers with architecturally inspired and design-led products our pop-up shop will boast an eclectic range of locally made artwork, jewellery, toys, ceramics, clothing, and home accessories.

HOME shop will be staffed by a team of talented local artists (Hannah Broadway, Kay Morgan, Ruby and the Paper Parade & Striped Pebble) offering you the unique opportunity to learn first-hand about the creative process behind the creations on sale. 

So come HOME & meet a maker, buy something beautiful whilst directly support Bristol's creative economy. Win, win & win!

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