Brightstripe for Culture’s Contemporary Craft Fair showcases the creative talent of 60 carefully selected artists and makers over a three-day period.

Brightstripe for Culture

Our exclusive annual event (now in its 21st year) takes place just in time for Christmas and offers art lovers an opportunity to meet, buy and commission from the finest makers from Herefordshire and across the UK – each chosen on their own merits.

Hereford Contemporary Craft FairFor makers/designers it offers a chance to raise their profile within an elite grouping of makers, as well as the opportunity to sell the best of their work and take on Christmas commissions. Meeting up with old friends and networking with creative businesses and gallery owners on the hunt for fresh talent are additional major benefits to exhibiting artists/makers.

As our Contemporary Craft Fair is held in the Courtyard, visitors and exhibitors alike have easy access to refreshments in a warm and intimate space – there’s a real social buzz as old friends catch up against the stunning creative backdrop of the designers’ displays.