Fabrication Crafts secures National Lottery support to research the history of heritage crafts on Coney Street Fabrication Crafts is excited to announce that it has received a National Lottery Heritage Fund grant of £9,700, for a heritage project researching and reinvigorating the heritage crafts that have been created and traded on Coney Street in York City Centre. Made possible by money raised by National Lottery players, we will work with local people to identify the trades and skills that once made this a vibrant trading area for artisans and crafts people. Supported through The National Lottery Heritage Fund, based on the research findings we willRead More →

Each week we bring you a short interview with our featured seller, this week is Bob Haslam. Business name: Bob Haslam Photography Makers name: Bob Haslam Describe your style in no more than 3 words. Timeless, Serene. What do you sell in Fabrication? Framed and mounted landscape photographs and greetings cards. How long have you had your own business and what made you start it? I’ve been taking photographs for about 12 years, I started taking pictures as a way of improving my understanding of film production, but enjoyed the photography process so much I stuck with it. What is your workshop / studio like? I take photos around Yorkshire primarilyRead More →

Spotlight on the Seller is back for 2018! This year we are changing the blog format a little, and bringing you a short interview with each maker. This week is Emma from ELM Photography. Business name: Elm Photography Maker’s name: Emma Manners Describe your style in no more than 3 words. Colourful, creative and unfiltered . What do you sell in Fabrication? I sell my photographs as cards, prints, coasters and  key rings  and I also sell small collages as cards . How long have you had your own business and what made you start it? I have been running Elm Photography since 2014 . I decided toRead More →

  Louisa & Wendy Kemp work together in partnership ( mother & daughter) producing a collection of mixed media artwork inspired by architecture & skylines.  As well as slab built ceramics. Some of their ranges include the popular people collection, hearts & stars & circles. All work ios handmade & personally designed, each piece is unique. They have worked together for more than 18 years and share a workshop in south yorkshire.  Wendy inspired her daughter to persue the job she loves and Louisa encouraged her mum to find her passion for art once again.Read More →

Hand made soaps and bathbombs all individually made by Anne Using only the best ingredients. Anne’s soaps are bathbombs are free from SLS, never tested on animals and are suitable for vegetarians. New products for Christmas include cupcake soaps. Check out Anne’s range at Fabrication,  Leeds.Read More →