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Free calendar for May 2016

Every month we bring you a free calendar, designed by a fabulous Folksy seller. Here is your calendar for May 2016! It’s been designed by Hannah Bailey from HB Illustration and is inspired by the gardens of the Chelsea Flower Show.

Meet our Makers

Jenny Newall, stained glass, stained glass artist, stained glass artist uk

Meet stained glass artist Jenny Newall

We talk to Jenny Newall, a contemporary stained glass artist based in Shropshire, who creates beautiful stained glass animals and suncatchers, as well as bespoke modern windows.

Donna Wilson, interview

Donna Wilson – how I grew my creative business

We talk to our all-time craft hero Donna Wilson about how she grew her creative business, from selling hand-knitted creatures at the RCA to collaborating on a range of children’s clothes with retail giant John Lewis

Helen Hallows, artist, British artist

Meet British landscape artist Helen Hallows

We talk to British landscape artist Helen Hallows about her mixed media art, her close connection to nature and her breathtaking garden studio near Nottingham.