Call for Makers, Designers and Artists for our CHRISTMAS CRAFT FAIR at the Ruskin Glass Centre, Stourbridge, On Saturday 28th & Sunday 29th November 2015.
This years Fair will be aimed at high quality artists, designer/maker, craftspersons, who design and make their own work and want a unique, warm & friendly selling opportunity, within a craft complex with a strong heritage of glass making.
We would like to let you know that this year’s Christmas Craft Fair applications are now being accepted. Please click here to download an Application Booking Pack – Christmas Craft Fair 2015 Web
We are expecting this to be a very popular event so it is likely to be booked up quickly, therefore please do not delay in returning your application form and stand fee. Our panel will be assessing applications as they arrive.
We are looking for a range of products from many disciplines, showing a unique, exciting and creative display of work, for sale at affordable prices.
The Christmas Craft Fair will include 2 cafes offering seasonal food, Choirs & hopefully live entertainment all within the Ruskin Glass Centre Complex, including the Webb Corbett Visitor Centre & 16 tenant shops/studio’s. All craft stands are indoors with electric points available on request.
We shall be undertaking various marketing throughout the year linking with our Christmas Craft Event with a plan including:
• Local press cover, Stourbridge, Dudley and Halesowen News
• Posters, flyers for makers, (A5 flyers)
• Craft and Design magazine Event listing & on line Guide
• Advertisement on Local Radio, BRIDGE radio covering Stourbridge and outer lying areas
• Social Media postings on Twitter and our Facebook page
• Outdoor advertising: A3 Banners within Ruskin Glass Centre and also exterior roadside hoarding/flags
• E-mail bulletins/newsletters
All applications are assessed as they are received on a first come, first served basis
If approved by the selection panel, you will have priority notification for Ruskin Glass Centre Craft Events throughout the year in 2016. (This does not guarantee you a booking, but you will be notified before it goes public). All applicants will be notified of the panel’s decision by email usually within 4 weeks of receiving the application.
We look forward to receiving your application.