Category Archives: Artists & Crafters
There are many talented creative artists and crafters either using recycled and/or natural materials today. As well as those who use their art to promote issues relating to the environment. Have a read of the posts below, for a diverse source of inspiration.
Don’t forget to visit the Art and Craft sections of our directly for links to more talented creatives.
Are you an artist or crafter using recycled and/or natural materials? Does your work promote environmental issues?
We would love to feature you in our blog so please get in touch!
Kirstie and I were lucky enough to be invited to ‘Gatherings’ an exhibition of work by the artist Rosalind Pounder, at the North End gallery in Wirksworth, Derbyshire
While at the Royal Derby Hospital ‘Impressions’ exhibition launch at the end of January I met the lovely and talented Jackie Ward, the artist behind ‘Tree Huggery’. I had heard of Jackie’s wonderful creations previously and so was thrilled to … Continue reading
Artist Elizabeth Blades was our Gold award winner at the January 2016 exhibition launch of our climate change and environment awareness exhibition, ‘Fairytales, Myths & Legends’. The awards were voted for and presented by Michelle from Remade In Britain, Olivia … Continue reading
Fiona Doubleday is the artisan behind The Vintage Bobbin. From her workshop in the beautiful isle of Arran she upcycles vintage linens, buttons, beads and threads in her wonderful creations. We asked her to tell us more …
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By Florence Scialom, Network of Wellbeing What do you really enjoy spending your time on? What are the positive experiences that make you excited to get out of bed in the morning? Do these questions bring to mind experiences of … Continue reading
We are little early with this but we are so excited we thought we couldn’t leave you in suspense any longer! We are absolutely thrilled with the quality and diversity of work submitted and are very pleased to announce that … Continue reading
Joy Pitts creates stunning artwork from clothes labels, each one individually, painstakingly, pinned to the canvas, the finished results are truly incredible. We had the absolute pleasure of meeting this lovely talented artist at her solo exhibition at Erewash Museum … Continue reading
These wonderful knitted and felted creations from Moonchildstreasures are a firm favourite here at EcoCreate which is why they have been selected as our Eco artisan creation of the month Oct 2015.