Each week we bring you a short interview with our featured seller, this week is Lucy from Glass Bubble. Business name: Glass Bubble Makers name: Lucy Bain Describe your style in no more than 3 words: agghh! This is too hard…..! What do you sell in Fabrication? Stained glass objects/creations How long have you had your own business and what made you start it? I started selling in Fabrication in August 2014, before this I mainly made things for friends and family and anyone else I could palm them off onto! I also made commissions for people along the way. I started making things and lovedRead More →

Each week we bring you a short interview with our featured seller, this week is Margaret and Catherine from Clay and Wood Works. Business Name: Clay and Wood Works Makers names: Margaret Glackin and Catherine Faley Margaret’s work is influenced by her interest in politics and the built environment. Her sculptural pieces tell a story and are formed by working through a particular issue relating to society today. Her domestic work has been designed to be both functional and aesthetic. Catherine is a designer-maker working in rescued timber from demolished buildings. Her artisan furniture and household items hopefully challenge the throw-away society. Describe your styleRead More →

Each week we bring you a short interview with our featured seller, this week is Beth Kilburn. Business name: Beth Kilburn Makers name: Beth Kilburn Describe your style in no more than 3 words. atmospheric, charming, considered What do you sell in Fabrication? Original artwork, Giclee prints, painted jewellery. How long have you had your own business and what made you start it? I officially launched the business in 2014, but had been working freelance as an actor since 2011. At the time I was struggling to support myself financially and the sporadic auditions and jobs made it difficult to secure part time work. Having only really worked in Theatre shows or events for the past six years I had no idea where toRead More →

Each week we bring you a short interview with our featured seller, this week is Olivia from Words Matter.   Business name: Words Matter Makers name: Olivia Mulholland Describe your style in no more than 3 words. Bold, Graphic, Colour What do you sell in Fabrication? ScreenPrints, Lino Prints, hand lettered stationery. How long have you had your own business and what made you start it? Started 6 years ago, had a break, came back to it. I just love printing and making! What is your workshop / studio like? I work from home in my conservatory. What are your beverage and snack of choice when working? Cups of coffee, butRead More →

If you’re shopping for a gift (or just a card!) for Father’s Day then you could do far worse than paying a call to our shop in The Light, between all our sellers there is something to suit every person and every pocket. A small selection from the plethora of items our sellers have on offer is below: For something a little bit more than a “standard” card, why not chose one of these sunflower cards from Jewels – each card contains sunflower seeds. For something for his desk, you have a choice of coasters from ELM Photography and Richard Heald Photography, plus mug andRead More →

Each week we bring you a short interview with our featured seller, this week is Jack from Rubbish Seaside. Business name: Rubbish Seaside Makers name: Jack Hurley Describe your style in no more than 3 words. Pure coastal cruelty What do you sell in Fabrication? Scathing parody seaside prints and postcards along with other daft designs. How long have you had your own business and what made you start it? Oooh, probably about three/four years and mainly because I’m a terrible employee who’s far happier getting up to no good on his own.  What is your workshop / studio like? A glorious bunker in my back garden that I could happilyRead More →

Each week we bring you a short interview with our featured seller, this week is Kate from Twice Fired. Business name: Twice Fired Makers name: Kate Park Describe your style in no more than 3 words.  Timeless, Ethereal, Classic What do you sell in Fabrication? Glass art, jewellery and homeware. How long have you had your own business and what made you start it? I have been selling in Fabrication for two years. I love working with glass. What is your workshop / studio like? My Studio in Farsley, Leeds… What are your beverage and snack of choice when working? Coffee and smoothies, never a snickers ! What do you findRead More →

Each week we bring you a short interview with our featured seller, this week is Sonia from Rowan Tree Designs. Business name: Rowan Tree Designs Makers name: Sonia Curry Describe your style in no more than 3 words. Slightly alternative wearables. What do you sell in Fabrication? I sell a range of my capes, wraps, ponchos, shrugs and wristwarmers made from everything from super-soft fleece to pure wool (including 100% recycled wool, which is exclusive to the shop). I welcome commissions if you can’t find exactly what you’re after on my rails. How long have you had your own business and what made you startRead More →

Each week we bring you a short interview with our featured seller, this week is Preeti from Pattern Passion. Business name: Pattern Passion Ltd. Makers name: Preeti Gupta Describe your style in no more than 3 words. colourful and soft. What do you sell in Fabrication? I sell a variety of products in Fabrication. I create hand painted and hand drawn designs inspired by nature. These are digitally printed onto high quality silks and made into various products such as scarves, wristlets, purses, pouches, scrunchies, headbands, men’s ties and cushions. How long have you had your own business and what made you start it? I started my business 3-4 yearsRead More →

This week’s blog we’re taking the time to look at a few of the new arrivals in the shop. First up, it’s the riot of colour that is these earrings by new seller Coco Wild. In their own words… We are two sisters based in Yorkshire, who love unique, colourful, statement earrings. We started Coco Wild in September 2017 as a trial at Saltaire Festival and it went amazing! We got such great feedback that we decided to keep going! All our pieces are made using cold porcelain clay, they are then hand painted, sanded down/ cleaned up & varnished to give them professional, clean finish.Read More →