181 PICCADILLY LONDON W1A 1ER
3 - 7 MAY 2016
London Craft Week is planning an ambitious programme for 2016 which will run from 3 to 7 May. One of the highlights will be a showcase of work by the Walpole Crafted ‘class of 2015’ at the iconic Fortnum & Mason store, curated by Peter Ting. As well as showcasing sculptural works, Eleanor will be demonstrating some of her making processes live in the store on Thursday 5 May, 4 - 7pm.
Part of Fortnum’s ‘Season of Surprises’, the showcase also includes backgammon boards from Alexandra Llewellyn, bespoke textile prints by Gavin Insley and Mika Nash, jewellery by Silvia Weidenbach, watches by Struthers London, leather bags by Mark Tallowin, and silverware by Theresa Nguyen. Ettinger, Cire Trudon and Marwood will also present their work.
Monday to Saturday 10am- 8pm
Sunday 11.30am* to 6pm
11.30am to 12 noon for browsing only
The programme for demonstrations is as follows:
Mark Tallowin, Leather Handbags, Wed 4 May, 4-7pm
Eleanor Lakelin, Made in Wood, Thu 5 May, 4-7pm
Theresa Nguyen, Artist Silversmith, Fri 6 May, 4-7pm