Dates : 15th September ~ 7th October
Opening Times : 10am-6pm Weekends only – Free Entry
Venue : White House Farm, Great Glemham, Suffolk IP17 1LS
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More about Open Studios
Each autumn White House Farm and the Alde Valley Spring Festival offer a range of Workshop Residencies to selected local artisans and makers. The purpose of these is to support local crafts and heritage skills. The workshop spaces are closed on weekdays but open at weekends as a small trail of farmyard Open Studios. For ! Cornucopia ! 2018 the Workshop Residencies and Open Studios are linked to the farm’s Hedge Quarters where you can pick up information sheets about individual makers and their work. The Open Studios also offer demonstrations. All makers also have work for sale or available for commission – please ask at the ! Cornucopia ! Sales Desk in the barns.
List of Makers for Open Studios
The following artists and makers have all received residency workshops for ! Cornucopia 1 2018 and are taking part in the Open Studios. Their practices cover a wide range of arts, crafts and heritage skills. A map of the Open Studios is available in the farm barns at the Sales Desk and in the farm’s Hedge Quarters.
For more information about individual makers please email : firstname.lastname@example.org
! Cornucopia ! 2018 sees the launch of a new year-long residency linked to the walled Kitchen Garden at Great Glemham House and Alice’s ongoing bronze casting project Pomarius – ahead of Alde Valley Spring Festival 2019.
Sharon McMullin + Buzz Mitchell
Beautiful hand crafted stained glass by Sharon and sea-glass and stone jewellery by Buzz – on display and for sale.
Nienke Jongsma / Studio Vandertas
Handmade leather bags, purses and wallets for sale including the Great Glemham Range. Please note Studio Vandertas is OPEN WEEKDAYS and YEAR ROUND by appointment. Contact : www.vandertas.co.uk
Wood turning, handmade spoons, stools, benches and bowls for sale. Willow work also undertaken. SEASONAL COURSES in Shed Building, Green Woodwork, Spoon Carving also available at the farm. Contact : email@example.com
Musical instrument maker and chairmaker. Recipient of Alde Valley Spring Festival
2018 Mendlesham Chair Residency.
Chairmaker and furniture maker. Famous locally for his beautiful signature chairs : the Sandling, Wenhaston and Cransford + handmade Suffolk Settles.
Handmade jewellery, including necklaces, bracelets, torques, rings and Celtic designs. Silver jewellery a speciality. Work for sale and commissions undertaken.
Knife making forge. Hand forged / handmade kitchen knives available for sale and made to order, including bespoke commissions made with selected metal/wood.
Tilemaker and designer – Boris will be working on new tiles and selling examples of new / recent designs, including his beautiful lusterware tiles.
Tree surgeon and chainsaw work. Static Display. See ‘Big Table Workshop’ below for examples of slab tables. Tree surgery work undertaken. Mobile 07756 894337.
Marisa Formicola / The Farmyard Classroom
FLOURISHING WITH THE ARTS & NATURE offers weekly sessions for home-schooled children aged 6-12 years old and a Parent & Child group using a Steiner-Waldorf curriculum. Contact : firstname.lastname@example.org
Sarah Butters / Wool Work
Continuing from a Wool Residency in 2017, Sarah will be demonstrating spinning and wool work at weekends – with selected fleeces for sale.
Big Table Workshop
Big oak / ash / cedar slab tables made to order.
Drawing studio with works in progress. Drawings for sale.
Health & Safety Notes
White House Farm, the venue of the Alde Valley Spring Festival and ! Cornucopia !, is a working sheep farm with livestock and farm animals onsite. Please keep to Open Farm areas and waymarked routes at all times. Please be aware of uneven ground in places. Families and children are welcome. Please ensure children are supervised at all times. Farmyard WCs are open to visitors. Farm Nature Walks are also open during ! Cornucopia ! Free parking. Wheelchair access to most Exhibition barns. Come by foot, bike or car share. NO DOGS PLEASE.