Making It! The HCA and QEST at the Worshipful Company of Carpenters

Making It! The HCA and QEST at the Worshipful Company of Carpenters

Join craftspeople from the Heritage Crafts Association and QEST at the Carpenters’ Company on 9 May 2018 demonstrating an array of skills with opportunities for visitors to join in.

Winners of the 2018 Heritage Crafts Awards

Alex Langlands and Hilary Burns
 
Basket maker Hilary Burns has been named Maker of the Year in the 2018 Heritage Crafts Awards. Hilary won the award in recognition of her work on numerous projects that have put British basket making and heritage crafts at the centre of public consciousness.

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Endangered Crafts project with Manchester School of Art

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The Heritage Crafts Association is delighted to be working with Manchester School of Art on its forthcoming project, Endangered Crafts. Over the next nine weeks, students from across the Faculty of Art and Design are being challenged to respond to the HCA Red List of Endangered Crafts.

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HCA project participant Zoe set for a career in papermaking

Zoe Collis
 
When we set out on our Ernest Cook Trust funded Countryside Crafts Pre-apprenticeship project last year our main aim was to trial low-risk opportunities for heritage crafts businesses and young people to come together to explore the possibility of apprenticeship-style training…

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