1. Yellow ochre vessel and blue bell bowl

    Autumn Craft Collection 2021: Craft with Local Heart

    The Autumn Craft Collection presents a range of unique, local craft that you won't find anywhere else. Treat yourself to something new for you or your...

  2. Colourful plastic bottle tops.

    Pippa Ward: Say it with Plastic: The winner of the Surrey Artist of the Year competition in 2019

    Artist in Residence and family workshops: 22 August, 3-5pm | Drop-in session at Music in the Meadow, Gostrey Meadow 26 August, 11-12.30 | Drop-in se...

  3. Promotional poster for Saplings sessions

    Saplings

    Nurture your pre school child at Saplings Forest School. Encourage creativity, resilience and exploration through play, in our woodland environment. ...

  4. Promotional poster for Saplings sessions

    Saplings

    Nurture your pre school child at Saplings Forest school. Encourage creativity, resilience and exploration through play, in our woodland environment. ...

  5. Male and female stand either side of a badminton net holding rackets

    Great British Week of Sport

    Try something new with 50% off badminton, casual gym sessions, swimming, table tennis and squash at Farnham leisure centre. The offer is available...

  6. Blue and yellow plate.

    Colour in Clay

      From pure clay bodies to dazzling glazes, deep oxides and vivid surface decoration, this exhibition celebrates contemporary approaches to co...

  7. Brown patterned plates.

    Caroline Bartlett: A Restless Dynamic

      Showcasing new work by Caroline Bartlett, this exhibition explores ideas around continuity and change as current circumstances prevent actua...

  8. Yellow, orange, black and blue abstract painting.

    Surrey Artist of the Year 2021

    Come and vote for your favourite Surrey artist and support the local talent with us. The Surrey Artist of the Year competition is a partnership bet...

  9. Artist putting together piece of artwork.

    Chrissy Silver: New Ashgate Winner at Festival of Crafts

    Chrissy is a passionate gardener and potter. She works with porcelain making fine detailed lamps, pendants, and tea light holders using botanical pres...

  10. Poster to promote art on railings event

    Art on the Railings

    Affordable, Original local art by local artists and members of Farnham Art Society for sale on the railings each Saturday May - 1st Sat in October Wea...

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    Vivaldi Singers Olympic Journey Concert

    Vivaldi Singers invite you to join them on an Olympic Journey concert with afternoon tea and cakes. This is their postponed concert featuring music fr...

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    Family tree planting

    Come and help us get some trees in the ground to help fight climate change and show our kids we care about their future. Buy your family tree at green...

  13. Two males - one holding a hop branch and one holding a beer.

    Farnham Food & Drink Festival 2021

    Farnham Food and Drink Festival 2021 is back and it promises to be bigger and better!

  14. Display of artisan bread at the farmers' market © David Fisher

    September Farmers' Market

    Freshly laid eggs, seasonal veg, quality meat, delicious treats and refreshing, tangy apple juice are just some of the local products you can buy at t...

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    Mindfulness Workshop (Zoom)

    Kind To Mind brings you, the people of Farnham, all of the tools you need to cope with life's ups and downs, whilst providing a safe space for like-mi...

  16. Farnham creatives' network image on cream background with colourful writing.

    Farnham Creatives Network

    A monthly informal gathering of creatives from Farnham and the surrounding area. Connect with fellow makers, artists, designers, educators, gallery ow...

  17. Red and grey bricks.

    Another Brick in the Wall – Workshops

    Making Matters will be offering the community the chance to create a brick for their community project Another Brick in the Wall. You will carve a raw...

  18. Red and grey bricks.

    Another Brick in the Wall – Art Installation

    Led by artist Keppel Nowson, this community art installation is built from bricks designed and created by the public during last year’s Farnham Craf...

  19. Farnham World Craft Town logo

    October Craft Month

    October is Craft Month! Enjoy a packed programme of over 50 craft and arts based events giving crafters the opportunity to share their talents and ex...

  20. Blue, yellow and red striped background with the design trust text.

    Craft Month Makers’ Workshop: Marketing Planning for Christmas and Beyond

    Learn how to make a simple 3 months’ marketing plan for your creative business with a clear financial goal to boost your confidence and make you rea...

  21. Practice as Research – PhD Work in Progress

    An exhibition of practice-based research by a group of UCA PhD students. This work explores the processes involved in art-based research through the u...

  22. Screen printing foil.

    Learn to Screen Print and Foil on Fabric

    Learn how to screen print and foil into fabric. This full day workshop will show adults how to combine print and heat press techniques to create fabri...

  23. Pink, blue, orange and green felted sculptures

    3D Felt Sculptures

    This workshop will give you the chance to experiment and learn a variety of felt making techniques. International tutor, Sarah, will show you how to e...

  24. Pop up shop window.

    Pop-Up Craft Shop

      A beautifully curated collection of handmade art and craft. Come and browse the work and meet some of the designer makers! An opportunity to...

  25. Watts gallery village photo

    Watts Gallery – Artists’ Village

    Visit the reopened house and studios of artists G F and Mary Watts. Learn about Mary's life as a designer, how she established the Compton Potters’ ...

  26. Half a circle with yellow, grey, orange and black mosaics.

    Surrey Artist Open Studios

    An exciting opportunity to visit artists working in their studios across Farnham and in nearby villages. Plan your route using the map online. Contact...

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    RAT PACK REFRESHED SHOW: RE-OPENING NIGHT!

    We're delighted to re-open our Club at our brand new venue with Steve Pert and the Simply Swing Band's 'Rat Pack Refreshed Show'. 'Rat Pack Refreshed...

  28. Poster to promote art on railings event

    Art on the Railings

    Affordable, Original local art by local artists and members of Farnham Art Society for sale on the railings each Saturday May - 1st Sat in October Wea...

  29. Screen printing a blue drawstring bag

    Screen Print a Drawstring Bag

    Join artist Helen Locke and learn how to print onto fabric to create a design on your very own drawstring bag. Perfect for football boots or collectin...

  30. A young lady holding an instrument

    Farnham Sinfonia Concert

    Farnham Sinfonia Concert 2nd October 2021 at 1930 St Andrew's Parish Church Violin Soloist - Coco Tomita (2020 BBC Young Musician Strings Winner) ...

  31. Row of pretty cottages with church with tower in the background.

    Farnham Town Walks

    Guided walks around Farnham town centre.

  32. Hands knitting with brown wool.

    Knit & Natter

    Do you enjoy knitting and good company? Why not go along to a Knit ‘n’ Natter afternoon, a great way to meet new friends whilst enjoying knitting ...

  33. Purple striped scarf

    Presence and Absence

    Curated by Deirdre Figueiredo with Dr Stephen Knott, this exhibition responds to the gaps in the CSC collections, speaking to the lack of a full diver...

  34. Two red patterns with smaller red patterns on top of them.

    Professor Glenn Adamson: Lipstick Traces – Encounters in the Object Archives

    The Crafts Study Centre is the memory bank for British craft, an invaluable repository of things, words and ideas. In this webinar, Glenn Adamson will...

  35. Pink and turquoise leather purse leaning up against blue, gold, silver and black thread.

    Make a Small Leather Purse

      Learn how to mark, cut and saddle stitch your very own leather purse. There is a choice of leather and thread colours as well as fastenings....

  36. Busy street with lots of people, red brick building in the background.

    Fine Art Auction

    Auction of Fine Art to be held live at Parker Fine Art Auctions in East Street and also online. Work will be on public view from 1st October.  ...

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    Craft Month Makers’ Workshop: How to get more Christmas sales

    How can you convert your visitors into buyers? What stops them from buying from you? How can you create emails that people to love to receive? Learn h...

  38. Lots of craft equiptment layed out on a white table.

    An Evening of Indian Block Printing

    Join The Arty Crafty Place and enjoy a creative and therapeutic evening. You’ll be taught a variety of traditional Indian printing techniques, pract...

  39. Three silver banles on top of one another with white background.

    Make a Silver Cuff Bangle and Earrings

    Design and make a beautiful silver bangle and matching pair of earrings for yourself or someone special. This workshop is a great introduction to jewe...

  40. Lady in the process of block printing

    2-Day Block Printing Course

    Join The Arty Crafty Place for a weekend of block printing. Print a collection of fabric & paper items, including a piece of fabric which you will...

  41. Block painting in the process.

    Full Day Indian Block Printing Workshop

    Experience the joy of hand printing your own fabric and paper with use of our entire collection of designs, equipment, and textile colours. You will b...

  42. Red wire poppy with green leaf.

    Make a Wire Poppy

    Make your own bright poppy from coloured copper wire. Flora Gare will give you step by step instructions to teach you how to bend, join and layer the ...

  43. Event flyer for Rutter and Friends

    John Rutter and Friends

    Waverley Singers perform beautiful choral music by John Rutter [Requiem], Tarik O'Regan [Dorchester Canticles] and Randall Thompson [Alleluia], accomp...

  44. White lampshade with colourful pattern painted on.

    Lampshade Printing Workshop

    In this workshop, you’ll be taught the techniques needed to block print onto fabric, practice printing and come up with a pattern in the colours and...

  45. Portrait image of man standing with grafiti background.

    Going from Good to Great!

      Presented by Dan Goode, this online talk aimed at makers will focus on developing essential skills including specificity, authenticity, pers...

  46. Purple pattern wood art.

    Mandala Wood Art

    Ruth Wheeler will demonstrate different techniques to draw or trace your mandala onto wood. This is then burnt into the plywood using a pyrography pen...

  47. Blue, yellow and red striped background with the design trust text on it.

    Craft Month Makers’ Workshop: Social Media for Creatives

    Are you a creative who regularly uses social media and want to get practical tips to drive traffic to your website by using social media more professi...

  48. Seven different bits of metal with colourful glass on them, two have chains.

    Festival of Crafts

    Now in its 25th year, this annual 2-day event features a curated selection of handmade crafts including homeware, jewellery, ceramics, stationary, fur...

  49. Cartoon lady holding megaphone, the 2021 big draw festival text on it.

    The 2021 Big Draw

    Join artist in residence, Philip Ryland, and explore our relationship with trees under the banner of the national Big Draw them ‘Make the Change’....

  50. A selection of blue glass squares

    Monthly Craft Market

    Monthly craft market with art and craft from local artists and crafters. Jewellery, glass, soaps and creams, hats, crochet, textiles, cards, home deco...

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    Eric Gill: The Early Years

      The work of controversial artist Eric Gill, from the typeface of our computers to images and sculptures on public buildings, are explored by...

  52. Stain glassed leaf in different shades of green on a blue background.

    Introduction to Stained Glass

      Learn how to design, cut and construct your own contemporary stained-glass panels using traditional methods. Stained glass artist Jess Strou...

  53. Lady with grey hair and black round glasses looking to the left.

    Alison Britton: 50th Birthday Lecture for the founding of the Crafts Study Centre

    Chair of the Crafts Study Centre, Alison Britton, will give this special lecture celebrating the founding of the centre on 1st April 1970. The lecture...

  54. Blue, yellow and red striped background with the design trust text on it.

    Craft Month Makers’ Workshop: Selling higher end crafts and design and commissions

    Learn how to present yourself professionally to attract higher end buyers and commissioners. This session will include how to identify and approach hi...

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    Picture Valuation Day

    Come with your art for a free picture valuation! No appointment necessary and no obligation to sell. If you do choose to sell, the fee is just £10 pl...

  56. Three needle felted barn owls.

    Needle Felt your own Barn Owl

    This popular introduction to needle felting will cover all the basics required to create your very own 3D ‘felted friend’ sculpture. You will lear...

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    North Farnham Art Trail 22-24 Oct 21

    16 Artists in 7 Venues to the north of Farnham Park will open their studio doors to welcome the public for 3 days in October to celebrate Craft Month....

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    North Farnham Art Trail 22-24 Oct 21

    16 Artists in 7 Venues to the north of Farnham Park will open their studio doors to welcome the public for 3 days in October to celebrate Craft Month....

  59. Lady with short grey hair mixing a bowl.

    North Farnham Art Trail

    16 artists in 7 venues. Follow the trail to experience a wonderful mix of ceramics, mosaics, paintings, mixed media, photography and more. A great opp...

  60. Blue trinket tray balanced up against red,green, pink and yellow trinket trays.

    Make your own Terrazzo Trinket Tray

      Learn how to mix Jesmonite to make your own colour palette. These will then be poured into silicone trinket tray moulds. Pieces will then be...

  61. Yellow and green jumbo knit blankets

    Jumbo Arm Knit Blanket

      Paula from cocoon&me will guide you through the simple art of arm knitting. It is so satisfying knitting with this giant yarn as your wo...

  62. Two weaved chickens in back garden.

    Weave your Own Chicken

    Spend a day learning the art of willow sculpture with local basket maker, Judith Needham, and take home a life-sized chicken to enhance your garden or...

  63. Clay bowl being crafted by someones hands.

    The Joy of Making

    Experience the diversity of ceramic skills practiced by the West Street Potters who embrace making as the universal powerhouse of creative production....

  64. Dog sitting in garden with red macrame dog lead.

    Make your Own Macramé Dog Lead

    Learn how to make your very own Macramé dog lead from chunky recycled cotton braid. The finished lead can be made to any length up to 150cm. It’s s...

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    Autumn Half Term

    Autumn Half Term Swoop in for a bewitching half term full of autumnal and creepy crafts in our enchanted Autumn woodland. Book onto the Make Space ...

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    Autumn Half Term

    Autumn Half Term Swoop in for a bewitching half term full of autumnal and creepy crafts in our enchanted Autumn woodland. Book onto the Make Space ...

  67. Craft materials

    Crafty Kids!

    Get creative with Crafty Kids at the Museum of Farnham. Hands-on crafts for kids aged 2-8 years with all materials provided and lots of fun to be had!...

  68. Hand crafted willow basket.

    Make a Willow Basket – 2 Day Course

      Make a decent sized basket for wastepaper, shopping, fruit, or small logs. The choice is yours! We will be using the stake-and-strand method...

  69. Five silver hand crafted rings.

    Make a Silver Ring in a Day

      Design and make a beautiful silver ring, either for yourself or someone special. This workshop is a great introduction to jewellery making a...

  70. Fireworks

    Farnham Fireworks and Torchlit Procession 2021

    Torchlit Procession leaves Central Car Park at 18:15, led by the Mayor and Reading Pipe Band, processing up Downing Street and Castle Street to Farnha...

  71. Row of pretty cottages with church with tower in the background.

    Farnham Town Walks

    Guided walks around Farnham town centre.

  72. Poppy wreaths at a war memorial

    Remembrance Sunday Parade

    The Remembrance Sunday parade will take place in Farnham town centre. Other services will happen in Badshot Lea, The Bourne, Hale, Rowledge, Weybou...

  73. Christmas lights in town centre street

    Christmas Lights Switch-On

    Mark the start of the countdown to Christmas at the Farnham Christmas Lights Switch-On....

  74. A selection of blue glass squares

    Monthly Craft Market

    Monthly craft market with art and craft from local artists and crafters. Jewellery, glass, soaps and creams, hats, crochet, textiles, cards, home deco...

  75. Row of pretty cottages with church with tower in the background.

    Farnham Town Walks

    Guided walks around Farnham town centre.

  76. Garlands of Christmas decorations made from dried oranges

    Christmas Market

    Pick up some wonderful gifts and treats at Farnham's biggest outdoor Christmas market....

  77. Display of artisan bread at the farmers' market © David Fisher

    December Farmers' Market

    Freshly laid eggs, seasonal veg, quality meat, delicious treats and refreshing, tangy apple juice are just some of the local products you can buy at t...

  78. A selection of blue glass squares

    Monthly Craft Market

    Monthly craft market with art and craft from local artists and crafters. Jewellery, glass, soaps and creams, hats, crochet, textiles, cards, home deco...

  79. A selection of blue glass squares

    Monthly Craft Market

    Monthly craft market with art and craft from local artists and crafters. Jewellery, glass, soaps and creams, hats, crochet, textiles, cards, home deco...

  80. A selection of blue glass squares

    Monthly Craft Market

    Monthly craft market with art and craft from local artists and crafters. Jewellery, glass, soaps and creams, hats, crochet, textiles, cards, home deco...

  81. A selection of blue glass squares

    Monthly Craft Market

    Monthly craft market with art and craft from local artists and crafters. Jewellery, glass, soaps and creams, hats, crochet, textiles, cards, home deco...

  82. A selection of blue glass squares

    Monthly Craft Market

    Monthly craft market with art and craft from local artists and crafters. Jewellery, glass, soaps and creams, hats, crochet, textiles, cards, home deco...

  83. A selection of blue glass squares

    Monthly Craft Market

    Monthly craft market with art and craft from local artists and crafters. Jewellery, glass, soaps and creams, hats, crochet, textiles, cards, home deco...

  84. A selection of blue glass squares

    Monthly Craft Market

    Monthly craft market with art and craft from local artists and crafters. Jewellery, glass, soaps and creams, hats, crochet, textiles, cards, home deco...

  85. A selection of blue glass squares

    Monthly Craft Market

    Monthly craft market with art and craft from local artists and crafters. Jewellery, glass, soaps and creams, hats, crochet, textiles, cards, home deco...