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Anna-Bowen-lancashire-stonecarver-detail_Home Ground exhibitorHome Ground - celebrating a sense of place
Saturday 20 September – Sunday 9 November

The exhibition
- celebrates home-grown making by showcasing the work of contemporary craftmakers who use materials which are locally distinct, natural or recycled. Taking inspiration from the Dorset charity Common Ground's idea of 'local distinctiveness' - the show   explores local heritage and environment through different crafts - from traditional skills and resources, to contemporary installations.


John haggar The exhibition is a springboard for taking the idea of local distinctiveness forwards into a national project funded by Arts Council England. More info...

Launch Friday, 19 September 6-8pm. Wine, nibbles. Formal opening 6.30pm. Book for evening dining: 01626 832223

Exhibitors: Lise Bech, Willow / Jane Bevan, Wood /  Anna Bowen, Stone CarvingHilary Burns, Willow / Jaki Coffey  / Jonathan Garratt, Ceramics /  Michelle Greenwood-Brown, MosaicJohn Haggar, Leather /  Chris Knight, Metal  / Eleanor Lakelin, Wood /   Laura Rosenzweig, Textiles   /   Claire Wellesley-Smith, Textiles /  Jenny Wilkinson, Textiles  /  Yuli Somme, Textiles

Home Ground logoFree entry. Open 7 days a week 10am - 5.30pm 01626 832223
Devon Guild of Craftsmen, Riverside Mill, Bovey Tracey, TQ13 9AF

The project  Home Ground is a three year audience development project and touring exhibition. It takes the ethos of the Devon Guild, its commitment to craft knowledge and practice - direct to national league football clubs across the UK. The selected clubs have teams whose nicknames relfect a heritage originating from the traditional craft industries of their locality.

Find out more at   Press  

Follow Homeground.. @HomeGroundCraft     HomeGround on Facebook

Event: Symposium Wednesday, November 2014. More...

Images: (Exhibitors) Anna Bowen, Dorset stoneworker, in her studio; John Hagger Devon leatherworker, in his studio

Members Showcase:

Michelle Greenwood-Brown - Contemporary mosaics
Michelle Greenwood Brown mosaics showcase23 August - 13 October

By working with different materials and exploring diverse subject matter the medium of mosaic remains fresh and exciting to me. My glass work reflects either my fascination with theories such as the existence of dark matter and dark energy or my passion for medieval stained glass.

Currently I am working with traditional tattoo art and Mexican Day of the Dead imagery using ceramic tile. My favourite historical mosaics were made by the Aztecs, beautiful examples of which are on display in the British Museum.

More about Michelle...
Prices start at £180

Showcase Room, craft shop, 10am-
5.30pm daily
Contact us for more details
: 01626 832223 

All members showcase work is for sale

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