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Meet the Maker: Gwin Kerry

Gwin Kerry works from her studio in a converted grammar school producing jewellery that echoes the colours and patterns she remembers as a child of the 1970s. She also has a very large dog called The Moo.

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Shop Talk: Beccy Ridsdel

We talk to ceramicist Beccy Ridsel about the business behind her practice and discover that, like many makers, she worries that by selling her ceramics it…

The whistle-stop Folksy workshop tour

Last week Folksy went on a whistle-stop tour of the UK, starting in Sheffield, mingling with the fashionistas of London Fashion Week at Somerset House (or if not exactly mingling, then at least catching glimpses of them from the window), and ending within mooching distance of the Clifton Suspension Bridge in Bristol.

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How to write a press release

Press releases can be an invaluable source of news and products for journalists, but before you think about adding another email to their inbox you…

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gwin kerry, enamelled jewellery, British jewellery

Meet the Maker: Gwin Kerry

Gwin Kerry works from her studio in a converted grammar school producing jewellery that echoes the colours and patterns she remembers as a child of the 1970s. She also has a very large dog called The Moo.

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Meet the Maker: Beccy Ridsdel

Beccy Ridsdel’s work sits somewhere between art and craft: many of her pieces are conceptual but the theory that underlies them is elegantly played out through functional, beautifully crafted ceramics. We talk to Beccy about the origins of her work…

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Meet the Maker: Dare to Dream

Tanith Rouse from Dare to Dream creates jewellery in a full spectrum of rainbow brights using a method of anodising and dying aluminium she first encountered but dismissed during her jewellery degree. We talked to her about her technique, her studio and her inspirations…