Arts and Crafts Producers

Find that special Christmas gift or even treat yourself!

Padstow Christmas Festival is the premier event in the county for showcasing exciting gifts and products from a myriad of artisan companies and manufacturers.

The Cowshed Spa

Based on the exclusive beauty philosophy pioneered at Babington House in Somerset, Cowshed Spa’s mood-enhancing products, based on botanical ingredients straight out of an English country garden, are expertly blended to soothe and revive. 

Based at the St Moritz Hotel at Trebetherick, six stylish treatment rooms await seekers of romantic relaxation, blissful me-time, or an indulgent Cowshed experience.  All-inclusive packages are available, including a stay in one of its stunning suites.

 

http://www.cowshedonline.com/spa/locations/uk/st-moritz/st-moritz-hotel-cornwall

Atlantic Blankets

Atlantic Blankets, a family-run business based by the sea in North Cornwall, works with the very best mills to create a beautiful selection of throws and blankets. The range blends nautical contemporary design and colour with traditional weaving methods and natural fabrics. 

https://www.atlanticblankets.com/

Nicola Jane Rowles

International artist and designer Nicola Jane Rowles creates vibrant artwork, full of colour and character, all from her studio on the edge of Bodmin Moor.

Surrounded by farm life, wildlife and sea life, Cornwall inspires Nicola’s animal art. From highland cows to rascally hares and majestic stags, Nicola prides herself on producing affordable art to suit all homes. Each piece is highly collectable.

 

http://www.nicolajanerowles.com/ 

Carol Bynoth

Carol Bynoth

Carol paints watercolour on silk and then uses free-machine embroidery over some or all of the painting – making each one an original. Based at Porthtowan, she takes her inspiration from the Cornish coastline and countryside.

https://www.facebook.com/Carol-Bynoth-Embroideries-and-Cushions-105859836211404/

Blossom Clothing

Blossom Clothing is a small business based near Padstow selling boutique handmade knitwear. The designs are relaxed, casual and beautifully stylish, with flattering shapes and designs.

www.blossomclothingcornwall.com

Glazy Days

Glazy Days’ creator, Jo Stevenson, draws inspiration from her beautiful coastal surroundings in North Cornwall, to produce abstract and innovative fused glass designs. Her range includes handmade jewellery, wall art, cheeseboards and coasters. 

www.glazydays.co.uk

Hamwood Crafts

Based in the historic village of Montacute in the heart of South Somerset, Hamwood Crafts sources wood from local, well-managed timber yards to produce sustainable wooden products, including chopping boards, tableware, and rustic mirrors.

Focusing on interesting, good quality timber, Rob and Sal Notley choose each piece of wood individually, selecting timber for its unique appearance and suitability for its chosen purpose.

http://www.hamwoodcrafts.co.uk/ 

Jago Illustration

Multi award-winning Jago Silver is an internationally-published children’s book illustrator, based in North Cornwall.  

Stunning Giclée prints of Jago’s original illustrations, both framed and unframed, and an evolving range of unique illustrated products including cushions, tea towels, notebooks, greetings cards, calendars and pocket mirrors will be available at the festival. 

www.jagoillustration.com 

Cornish Horizons

Cornish Horizons Holiday Cottages is one of Cornwall’s leading accredited holiday cottage agencies, with a great selection of 700 self-catering properties located throughout Cornwall in wonderful coastal and countryside locations.

The majority of the holiday cottages are annually star graded and inspected under the Original Cottages grading scheme so you can book with confidence. The company prides itself on the local expertise of its team, and, with more than 25 years’ experience, you can be sure that you are receiving advice from people who know and love Cornwall.

Cornish Horizons has something to offer everyone and is proud of the choice it can give its customers – whether it’s a dog-friendly fisherman’s cottage in Padstow, a rural converted barn near Newquay, a house with swimming pool or hot tub,  or a luxury five star house by the sea in St Ives. Some of the larger properties offer small group discounts. Whatever size or type of holiday accommodation you’re looking for – they can help.

More than half of the properties accept pets, and a free privilege card offering discounts at attractions and restaurants across the county is given with every booking.

For more information visit www.cornishhorizons.co.uk or call 01841 533 331.

 

B Skincare

A small, family-run business based in Bodmin, B Skincare produces 100% natural skincare products at affordable prices. The entire range is made in Cornwall, from hand creams and moisturisers, to cleansers, fresheners, lip and foot care.

The creams are inspired by old country recipes which have been handed down through generations, using ingredients such as beeswax, essential oils, infused oils, honey, and flower waters.

http://www.bskincare.co.uk/

Huers Clothing Co.

Established in a Padstow harbourside inn and launched at last year’s Royal Cornwall Show, Huers Clothing Co. is a family business inspired by Cornwall. Huers lovingly hand prints and finishes its range of top quality garments and homewares with designs inspired by the Cornish way of life.

http://huers.co.uk/

Brett and Leni

Hayle-based husband and wife team, Brett and Leni Handcrafted Jewellery, design and handcraft bespoke and affordable sterling silver jewellery. The range includes pendants, earrings, bracelets, cuffs and bangles and a new line of mens jewellery. The couple can also personalise some items at the festival with names and significant dates.

http://www.brettandleni.com

Florence Super Art

Second generation fine artist, Florence Super produces distinctive works inspired by a love of wildlife and the ocean. Painting with acrylic on timber, her finished works invite the viewer into a compelling textural and colourful world.

https://www.florencesuper.co.uk/

Whittle Design

Husband and wife team, Kerry and Tilly Whittle, produce handmade metalwork at their small studio in the Cornish countryside. They’ve developed their own forging, texturing, heating and welding methods, working with bronze and steel, and produce effects which are only possible when using hand production techniques.

The couple supply selected galleries throughout Britain and have clients and collectors throughout the world.Their work is also available in a number of National Trust shops.

http://whittledesign.weebly.com/

Bonnie Beads

Bonnie Beads manufactures individual items of jewellery at its shop, Quay 4 Ltd., in Padstow. Using wooden, ceramic and glass beads, no two necklaces are the same.

Pebble Art Pictures

Pebble Art Pictures brings you the perfect place to find special gifts for any occasion. With every Pebble Art picture, no piece is ever the same. It’s a chance for you to own a piece of pebble art which will capture the eye of anyone who sees it.

The pieces have been sold worldwide, from local homes in Marazion to orders in Los Angeles. The collection is constantly evolving and now includes a bespoke option.

http://www.pebbleartpictures.co.uk/

Inkywool Butterfly Art

Artist and designer Sara Lawson set up Inkywool in 2013, producing unique handmade butterfly pictures and cards using individually scissor-cut butterflies.

Each picture is made to order, set in deep obeche wooden box frames, and can be personalised. Sara also sells a comprehensive range of greeting cards which are reduced images of her original artwork.

http://inkywool.co.uk/

Narlas Boutique Ltd

Sourcing beautiful, unique jewellery and accessories, Narlas Boutique hopes to fulfil every woman’s dream of finding the perfect accessory at an affordable price and ensure you always stand out from the crowd.

Whether you’re going to a party, or looking for a new piece of everyday jewellery, Narlas will help you in finding the perfect item for any occasion.

 

http://www.narlas.co.uk/Default.aspx

She Sells Sea Shells

She Sells Seashells is a Cornish based business set up by jewellery designer Emily Nott-Bower in 2007. Emily’s love of the rugged North Cornish coast was instilled in her from a very early age and she began to incorporate the sea into her jewellery by using shells she had found on her local beaches. Having collected lots of wonderful shells she began to cast them and make them into beautiful pieces of jewellery. The collection is contemporary using nature and the sea for inspiration.

https://www.ssssjewellery.co.uk/

Coast and Country Art

Based in Cornwall, Coast and Country Art Ltd offers a range of beautifully-made products to brighten and enhance you home.

The range includes prints, canvases, greetings cards, gift wrap, calendars, AGA hob covers, ceramics, home textiles, and gift sets.  All of the products are crafted in the UK, most of them in Devon and Cornwall.

Using the designs of international artist and textile designer, Nicola Jane Rowles, the highest quality and design is paramount. Perfect for gifts if you can bear to part with them!

The Wooden Fish Co.

Falmouth-based Jo Thomas handcrafts a beautiful range of decorative items inspired by our Cornish shores.  All pieces are handmade and painted, and each item is unique.

http://thewoodenfishcompany.co.uk/

Ashgrove Kitchens

Ashgrove Kitchens is a leading manufacturer of bespoke kitchens, bathrooms and bedrooms, based at Crediton in Devon.  As well as supplying kitchens across the West Country, the team at Ashgrove provides versatile working environments for live cookery and chef demonstrations.

The team has been designing and building Padstow’s festival kitchens for the past five years. It’s a popular sideline for the business, supplying events across the South West, including the Devon County Show, Exeter Food Festival, and River Cottage Summer Fayre.

http://www.ashgrovekitchens.co.uk/

Beautifully Handcrafted

Guided by looking to traditional techniques and combining state-of-the-art equipment, Ian and Liz Wells fuse unique handcrafting skills from Cornwall to create a stunning collection of candles and gifts. They take pride in making everything in small batches, by hand.

https://beautifullyhandcrafted.com

twool

twool is an eco-friendly, award-winning British wool brand with heritage manufacturing at it’s heart. Made from rarebreed Whiteface Dartmoor wool, the twool story started with the need to find a homegrown sustainable garden twine as an alternative to imported jute.

twool have created a successful range of super sustainable products that champion one of Britain’s ancient sheep breeds. From twine to Woolly bags, dog leads and hats, the twool brand guarantees product provenance. twool takes care with environmentally aware packaging design, and uses up-cycled leather waste from British leather goods manufacturers for bags and dog lead trim.

https://www.twool.co.uk

Dollyhotdogs

Dollyhotdogs offer bold and beautiful home furnishings, textiles and giftware. Bring the beauty of the glorious Devon coast and countryside into your home with products including aprons, coasters, cushions and mugs – the perfect Christmas gift.

https://www.dollyhotdogs.com

Emma West

Emma West makes porcelain tiles impressed with fresh plants and hand stitched embroidery.

Working from her studio on the Cornish banks of the River Tamar she is a member of Cornwall Crafts Association, Devon Guild of Craftsmen, and is represented by galleries nationwide.

http://emmawestceramics.com

The Cornish Seaweed Bath Company

The Cornish Seaweed Bath Company creates a range of artisan skincare infused with carefully and sustainably, hand-harvested wild Cornish seaweed.

Seaweed is packed with minerals, vitamins and amino acids, and contains ten times more nutrients than any land plant, all easily absorbed by the skin to promote resilience and repair. It has created a natural skincare range utilising the benefits of seaweed and other pure oils, butters, waxes and essential oils.

You won’t find any SLS’s, parabens, artificial fragrances or colours, mineral oils or anything nasty in the products, just lots of the good stuff!

https://www.cornishseaweedbath.co.uk

The Original Cornish Beach Robe Co.

Bringing back the good old-fashioned beach robe, choose from three vibrant colours in these 100% cotton robes to become instantly warm and dry when stepping out of the sea.

Each beach robe in made in England, and comes in a handy beach bag for all the essentials.

https://www.originalcornishbeachrobe.com

Well Lane Haircare

Developed and hand crafted in Cornwall, the goal and ethos behind well lane haircare is to create a brand that has developed naturally, is kinder to the environment but has the same performance as a salon professional product.

Developed by a hairdresser and a cosmetic chemist, Well Lane delivers the very best haircare range not just for you and your skin but also for the environment. Made using cold water extraction means the products are ecologically valid and contain 100% natural ingredients. The active materials are based around seaweed extracts and seaweed biotech technology. Full of natural protein for the hair which stimulates strong hair growth and contain absolutely no parabens or sulfates.

All Well Lane products have Vegan society certification.