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Crafting the Land 2019

Saturday 29th June 2019
11am - 4pm

Freeman Biodynamic Garden
High Riggs Road
Sheffield S6 6DA

Crafting the Land 2018


From 11am to 4pm on Saturday 29th June Freeman College celebrates Ruskin 200, Crafting the Land returns to Freeman Bio-Dynamic Garden at High Riggs, a semi-rural market garden in Stannington, connecting people, art and the landscape.

Professional artists demonstrate high quality arts & craft skills, come and have a go. Or take a guided tour of the 9 acre garden with BD manager, Peter van Vliet, followed by a pizza from the outdoor, wood fired bread oven. The day starts with talks on Craftsmanship and Nature.

We welcome speakers from Freeman College; Peter Baines, John Ruskin's Guild of St. George and Gareth Roberts, Regather. During the open day you can pick your own vegetables or flowers and artisan bread is for sale from our outdoor bread oven.

For further information please contact:

Carole Baugh
(t) 0114 2525972

ENAMOURED – the British Society of Enamellers

14 February – 10 March 2017
Butcher Works Gallery
Academy of Makers
72 Arundel Street
Sheffield S1 2NS
10:00 – 15:00, Monday - Saturday

Free Entry

Tel: 0114 2525972

Enamoured - the latest exhibition of the British Society of Enamellers.
This touring exhibition visits four venues; The Goldsmith's Centre, London; the Assay Office Birmingham; Butcher Works Gallery at the Academy of Makers, Sheffield & the Mid Wales Arts Centre.

This beautiful and inspiring exhibition also includes a programme of workshops and artist talks.



Enamoured is the latest exhibition of the British Society of Enamellers and aims to show an even larger range of contemporary enamelling practices than previous exhibitions.

This major exhibition of contemporary techniques of glass on metal tours four venues: The Goldsmith's Centre, London; Assay Office, Birmingham; Butcher Works Gallery at the Academy of Makers, Sheffield  & Mid Wales Art Centre.

Enamoured is funded by the Goldsmith's Company and sponsored by  Sheffield Assay Office & W G Ball Ltd. The Academy of Makers is the cultural provision at Freeman College, including Butcher Works Gallery, Fusion café & craft workshops



Butcher Works Gallery at Freeman College is part of Ruskin Mill Trust, a UK wide charity specialising in educational and residential provision for young people with learning disabilities. Ruskin Mill Trust provides innovative and experiential education and training for young people marginalised by disadvantage, exclusion or special learning needs.

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