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Handmade Oxford The International Contemporary Crafts Festival

Friday, June 21, 2024 at 10:00 am - Sunday, June 23, 2024 at 5:00 pm

Friday 21st, Saturday 22nd, Sunday 23rd June, 10am-5pm (with a 9.30am opening time every day for VIP ticket holders)

The 4th edition of Handmade Oxford | The International Contemporary Crafts Festival will bring together over 150 of the most exciting UK-based designer-makers featuring a beautifully curated selection of fine arts and craft including jewellery, fashion and textiles, ceramics and glass, furniture, sculpture and more. 

Held in the beautiful surroundings of Waterperry Gardens, Oxfordshire, Handmade Oxford also offers a packed programme of immersive craft workshops and demonstrations. There will be something for everyone! 

Event Highlights:

  • VIP Tickets  Enjoy early entry, priority parking, a special entrance, and a complimentary drink. (Only available through online booking.)
  • Over 150 of the UK’s finest designer-makers
  • Demonstrations – Watch live demos of extraordinary traditional crafts like rush seat weaving and stone carving.
  • Workshops – Try your hand at crafts like French beading and natural plant dyeing.
  • Artisan Food – Enjoy delicious artisan food at the show from independent producers at the show and also to take away.
  • Music – Enjoy live music all weekend
  • Outdoor Sculpture – Located around the Festival Grounds
  • Supported by the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford and OX Magazine

Information about all of the above can be found at https://www.handmadeinbritain.co.uk/event/handmade-oxford/


  • Standard, Group and VIP* tickets are available for the Festival only, and there is also a joint Festival & Gardens ticket available.
  • *VIP tickets include early entry time, priority parking, a designated entrance and a tipple of your choice.(Only available through online booking).

Tickets can be purchased in advance at www.handmadeinbritain.co.uk 


Friday, June 21, 2024 at 10:00 am
Sunday, June 23, 2024 at 5:00 pm
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Waterperry Gardens
Waterperry Gardens, Waterperry, Nr. Wheatley
Oxford, OX33 1LA Oxford
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