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1st & 2nd June 2019, Lymington Road, Highcliffe

Artists & Crafters




Craft Marquee

Modern and Retro Art by local graphic designer Graham Bell who specialises in contemporary composite digital art.


Handmade knitted items. Pre-made or made to order.

Bee creates studies of wildlife, farm and domestic animals taking inspiration from their character and surroundings, to produce her studies in acrylics, oils and pyrography.

Handmade leather, silver and seaglass jewellery, inspired by boats and the sea. Lovingly made from our coastal Boathouse Studio in Hampshire.

Local artist, photographer and musician, Cliff interprets the world in wildlife, animal,bird, pet paintings and portraits

At Coco Bags, all bags are hand-made from quality faux leather, oilcloth, vinyl and acrylic, with not only a stock of bags but also can be made to order.

Pottery designed and hand-crafted at this local studio 

Karen is an artist based in the New Forest specialising in local scenes and animal portraits as well as a variety of subjects. Her style of work is both detailed and realistic. 

Kate uses recycled glass reclaimed from multiple sources both in city and sea. Her creations are often combined with other reclaimed items such as vintage fabric and driftwood finds and transformed into beautiful pieces of art.

Stamp it, fold it, cut it, glue it and there you have it!
Krafting until the Kows come home!

Zara is a local artist who exhibits at many events throughout the area


Love Your Rocks create quality handcrafted necklaces, bracelets and earrings from freshwater pearls, semi-precious gemstones, sterling silver and Swarovski crystals.

Loz creates coastal calm Pebble Art & Coastal décor for your home, handmade from pebbles, seagrass and driftwood found beachcoming on her local beach.

Marcia's inspiration came from a desire to do her bit to help reduce single use plastic, so she started creating beautiful bespoke bags from old and new materials.

Michael is a full time author and public speaker, travelling both in the UK and internationally, speaking inspirationally and signing his books for readers in locations as far apart as the UK, Thailand and the Philippines.

Opened only last year, Peeking Duck Jewellery produces hand made silver jewellery which, although made in the UK, is influenced by living and working in Asia, and further inspired by our stunning coastline here in Dorset.

Home and hand made items of wood, Turned on the lathe.

Puffin Pottery is a mobile pottery painting business in Highcliffe specialising in parties, as well as baby handprints and footprints on pottery.

Roo-tid aims to bring a little of the outdoors inside with nature inspired homeware and special gifts, designed in a bright and beautiful style

Unique, handmade gifts, crafts and jewellery.

Handcrafted jewellery made from eco recycled silver and sterling silver. Beautiful, chic and contemporary with a little boho

New Forest Artist creating original watercolours, oils and acrylics. Artwork inspired by Hurst Castle, the Solent, the Newforest landscapes & animals

Fabric Crafts handmade by me in Dorset

An artist whose original artwork is mainly watercolour.


The DIY Tribe specialise in creating bespoke craft workshops & unique creative activities at pop up events! They make craft kits and creative products with step by step instructions and real craft tools.

All candles, diffusers and melts are hand poured in Dorset and  are made from soy wax sourced from responsible farms. The wicks used are made from cotton and linen and contain no harmful metal cores.

Handmade and personalised family trees crafted in Dorset. 

Tim create ceramics, primarily decorative pieces rather than functional mugs and plates, or items destined for a museum.

He also makes a variety of pieces in earthenware and stoneware. .

Trapeze Jewellery creates jewellery using semi-precious stones, glass, shell, wood & paper... and peg units to hang things on! Pieces can be made to order, possibly to match an outfit or a combination of your favourite colours. The website shows "off the peg" items which can be customised to meet your requirements.
All earrings are made using sterling silver ear hooks & posts.

Unique hand turned objet d'art, utensils and bespoke commissions from sustainable native and foreign woods based on the edge of the New Forest.

Twisted Wicks offers fully CLP compliant and insured, hand poured Soy Wax Candles and Wax Melts

Upcycled wooden pallets, driftwood and pebbles transformed into lovely little sail boats, tug boats, beach huts, beach signs among other coastal creations all inspired by living on the Dorset Coast.

Dorset artist Richard Watkin paints original vintage inspired locations reminiscent of travel posters of the 1930's with some 50s influences. His paintings often include classic cars and have a retro art deco feel. All of Richard's paintings are available as high quality prints and posters on fine art paper.

Artist Wendy paints two ranges of prints. "Twists and Turns" is a collection of quirky well-known scenes, and "Meadow Valley" is a range of children's designs.

Wendys Wood Design's furniture and decor are produced with a rustic, artisan and natural appearance. All products can be customised and tailored to your needs and durability of the designs mean that they can be used indoors and outdoors.  

Craft Gazebos


Aerial Perspective is passionate about creating stunning aerial images and video. We can help you view your life or your business through a different lens!

Colourful Dorset scenes created in glass by local artist Alyson Jeffs in Lilliput, Poole.

The Artist Andrea Duffell paints palette knife land and seascapes in oils & acrylics including popular Dorset landmarks

Beautifully handcrafted and bespoke mosaic art and unique gift ideas

A local handmade wooden craft business which also undertakes commissions for personalized gifts for special occasions.

Artist of hand-drawn travel posters and vintage prints

Hand made girl’s dresses, tops, bags, hairbands, aprons and unique soft toys. All the garments are made of cotton fabrics with simple and cute designs. 

Jewellery designed and handmade locally from genuine gemstones.

Julia creates all of her ceramics at her home studio, where she lives along the Hampshire coast. Inspired by her surroundings, she mainly works with white stoneware clay and uses decorative techniques and glazes with colours inspired by seascape hues and cliff top skylines.


Dorset based freelance Graphic Designer and Illustrator specialising in illustration, graphics, packaging, branding and wall art.

Hand crafted eco soy wax candles using the finest fragrance oils. Long lasting clean burn, vegan friendly, recyclable tins and jars. Lovingly prepared.

Handmade bags, jewellery and other lovely accessories all designed and handcrafted by Ndieh's Designs

Beautiful, complimentary, fun & quirky handmade art & decorations for inside 'n out. Driftwood Art, Mobiles, Doorstops, Hearts, Lavender Mice & much more.

Penny is a local artist, based in the beautiful New Forest. She started painting at a very young age, but soon enjoyed taking commissions for Pet Portraits, then Wild Animals, and eventually branched out into the world of Fantasy.

SL Leaded Lights have been making leaded windows for over 25 years, everything from small windows in home's to releading church windows. More recently they have started making suncatchers. Commissions welcome.


Caroline creates seascapes and fun, quirky little pictures to brighten up your home. The work is crisp and with a tranquility that is inspired by the beautiful surroundings of the Dorset coast and countryside.

Recycled, handmade silver jewellery from precious metal clay using only Fine (Pure) Silver with Sterling Silver chains, links etc. All the jewellery is hand crafted. Each item of jewellery is unique as no two pieces are the same.

Handmade custom children's clothing, embroidered gifts and personalisation.

The biggest mirrors in the world, and something in driftwood or ply you have never seen before, including coffee tables and surf mirrors

Julie makes fused glass from her studio home in Bournemouth. Living near the beach and many of her designs are influenced by the seaside.

Handmade lampwork beads, ornaments and mixed metal jewellery inspired by textiles from India & Persia, adding sari silk, semi precious stones & wood.

IHandmade original beach themed pictures including sea glass and driftwood, as well as other designs.

W.S Sculptures create beautiful wire sculptures for your garden. Can be a personalised sculpture of your choice or choose from ones  made already. They are all hand made so all sculptures are original.