We're excited to welcome all of these talented local craftspeople to Lindfield Arts Festival this year. Please visit them in the King Edward Hall Saturday & Sunday, 11am-5pm.
Julia Vokes is a local independent Phoenix Trader covering the Lindfield and Mid Sussex areas with quality greetings cards and stationery at sane prices. All of Phoenix's lovely cards are printed in the UK thus supporting the British printing industry. Julia can also do 'at home' parties or craft fairs and has helped many people to raise funds for their chosen charity or good cause. All of Julia's profits are donated St Peter & St James Hospice for the great work they do in our community. www.cardsfromjulia.co.uk
Sue Pearson is a producer of hand-made felt products, including pictures, necklaces, bracelets, rings, brooches, bags and scarves. Having worked for a long time in many art and craft mediums, Sue is now focused on felt products and has always derived great enjoyment from craft work, and wanted to share this with other people in a medium that she loves. www.facebook.com/SuePearson64
Sandy Wickham-Eade has been playing with Polymer Clay for 3 years and just loves to make Dragons! She was taught by a lady called Birdy and since then has not stopped. They come in all sorts of colours, are not hand painted, just different colours of clay put together. They all have names and adoption certificates and are all looking forward to meeting you on the 19th at King Edwards Hall!
Vintage Views & Nostalgic Images by Bluebell Enterprises'. Handmade greeting cards and mounted prints ready for framing featuring Sussex towns and villages plus some from further afield, dating from 1757 to the 1970's. Also Art Nouveau, Art Deco, Vogue,Vanity Fair, Faye Whittaker, old adverts, sport and motoring posters. Also available will be a small selection of vintage themed silverware.
Vanessa Maile specialises in making intricate wire weave jewellery featuring carefully sourced gemstones. They range from delicate gold and pearl pieces to large colourful statement pieces. Her designs are inspired by her passion for travel and they invoke the essence of the continents, cultures and landscapes she has encountered on her journeys around the world. Vanessa produces exquisite original statement pieces from her workshop in Worthing, West Sussex. Commissions are welcome. www.vanessamailejewellery.co.uk
Rumy Scholes – Great Faces is proud to provide face painting for the Lindfield Art Festival again this year. Rumy has been working as a face painter for 5 years and only uses specialised, hypoallergenic, water based face paints to ensure top quality result every time. www.Great-Faces.co.uk
Crystal Wolf is home to high quality, unique dog collars and accessories, for dogs of all shapes and sizes. Collars include Martingale for sighthounds, traditional 1", and small dog collars. Each custom made to your requirements, to highest standards and safety levels, combining beauty and functionality. Optional genuine Swarovski Crystals. http://www.crystalwolf.uk.com/
Ann Lewis is from Caterham and has crafted for as long as she can remember. Ann started making handcrafted cards in 2010, she has unique cards for all occasions in different sizes and styles – and can also tailor to requirements. http://www.facebook.com/annlewis.caterhamcards
Twinkling Hearts Jewellery is bringing their handcrafted jewellery to the Festival. Handcrafted by a member of the Wessex Guild of Craftsmen using a variety of materials (including Austrian crystals, glass pearls and semi-precious gemstones) and using a range of techniques including wire-wrapping, crochet and hand-knotting (to name but a few) to produce many styles in many colours. An ideal gift, a perfect treat for yourself… put some sparkle in your day! www.twinklinghearts.co.uk
Madeincrawley by Tolula Fisher produces, prints and designs cushion covers and other items, all Made in Britain. Designs can be viewed at madeincrawley.etsy.com
Claire Harsant offers bespoke textile design services, upholstery, roman blinds, soft furnishings and curtain making services. Hand-printed fabrics are made into beautiful cushions and home ware. Claire also has ladies silk and cotton scares and Ear Wings© ear cuffs crafted from 925 sterling silver and 14 ct gold with Swarovski© crystals and pearls. Unique earrings that wiggle up your ear creating an exciting new look! www.potterandmooch.co.uk