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A home for extraordinary crafts-people

  • Open
  • Thursday, Friday and Saturday
  • 10am to 5pm
  • or by appointment

Meet the designers

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Annette Rolston

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Birks Holden

ceramic by D Whatley
David Whatley

Stained glass by Clair Rice

Scarf by Janine Oxley
Janine Oxley

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Jo Clarke

Mosaic table by Joy Holden
Joy Holden

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Marie Hamilton

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The Saori Shed

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Steve Goddard

Mosaic table by Joy Holden
Illustrations by B

Associate Members

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David Butler

Tiffany figure by Kathy Scott
Kathy Scott

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Meg McGregor

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Rob Wheeler

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Titania Fisher

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White Buffalo Crafts

Puffins To Penguins

Thursday to Saturdays only July 20th to 29th

A medley of handmade prints based on drawings made in the field. Kit has been filling her sketch books in coastal areas along the East Coast and the Southern Ocean.

Private View Wednesday 19th July 6pm to 8pm.
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Basic Natural Dyeing Workshops

A set of 3 workshops taking you from beginner to advanced using natural dyes from our local heritage.

Saturdays - July 29th, August 12th and Sept 2nd 10am to 4pm

£60 each workshop or £150 for the set of 3

For more details or to book contact Janet by
email oninfo@janetmajorimage.co.uk
phone 07990 702223

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A One Day Introduction to Hand Stitched Leather Work with Mark Papworth of White Buffalo Crafts.

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Learn the basic hand skills needed to work with leather and make a hand stitched leather belt to take home

Dates: Saturday 23rd September 2017 or Saturday 4th November 2017

Times : Each course runs from 10am until 4pm

Ability: The course is designed for beginners and no prior experience is necessary - maximum of five people per course

Cost : £65 per person (this includes all materials and use of tools) - tea and coffee provided / bring your own packed lunch

Venue: The courses are run at designermakers21, 21 S t Nicholas Street, Diss, Norfolk IP22 4LB

For more information contact Mark Papworth
email: mark@whitebuffalocrafts.com
phone: 07941 616684

Showcase Preview

We now have a preview page on the website giving you a taste of the next Showcase artists. These are not on show at designermakers21 until July 2017. (Click anywhere in this paragraph to see the preview page)

Studio Space for Rent - AVAILABLE NOW!

Calling all Designer Makers there is studio space to rent in our exciting project. Apply here if you would you like to be part of our Team
download a PDF application form by clicking here

download a Word format application form by clicking here.


This quarter in our showcase ceramics by David Salsbury, fine art photographs by Debbie Jolliff and cabinet maker Peter Dunsmore.

21 St Nicholas Street, Diss, Norfolk IP22 4LB

Designermakers@21 has been set up by the Diss Corn Hall Trust and made possible by the generosity of the owners of the building, the Ipswich and Diss Area Quakers.