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Call for Entries: Great Northern Contemporary Craft Fairs

The GREAT NORTHERN CONTEMPORARY CRAFT FAIRS are premier curated selling fairs in the North of England, showcasing the very best of contemporary craft from professional designer-makers and attracting a discerning audience of buyers and collectors.

2020 will see the launch of a new fair GNCCF Gateshead from 30-31 May in partnership with the BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art, GNCCF Sheffield returns to the city’s Millennium Gallery 18-19 July, and the flagship GNCCF Manchester takes place 8-11 October at Upper Campfield Market Hall.

Applications are now invited from established, new and recent graduate designers, makers, and artists, working in ceramics, glass, jewellery, metal, wood, interior textiles, fashion design & accessories, mixed media, basket-making, product design, furniture, print-making, and more. GNCCF have a range of affordable stand packages including subsidised stands for new and emerging makers.

Find full details online, or contact 07973574735 /

Deadline is 8 March 2020

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