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Wonderland: A Contemporary Craft Showcase Free

28 Nov 2009 – 13 Feb 2010


Boojum & Snark

105 High Street
PO36 8A

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Wonderland: A Contemporary Craft Showcase Free

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28th November 2009- 13th February 2010

Wonderland shows that there is an artistic rebirth happening on the Isle of Wight and Boojum&Snark is its fierce new advocate.

Wonderland is a spectacle of one off, delicately made objects by of some of the UK’s finest designer/makers.

Featuring the work of celebrated makers all living and working on the Isle of Wight. The showcase features:

Jason Heap - his Infinity+1 table won the Homes&Gardens Judges Award Hilary Hayton - brilliant, bold screen printing by the creator of Crystal Tips & Alistair. Sue Paraskeva - Arc Craft award winner, showing elegant hand thrown porcelain pots that radiate minimalist calm. Tim Johnson - sculptural woven forms by leading basket maker. Matthew Chambers - stunning scupltural ceramics - winner of The Ceramic Review Alan Boyes - bent wood functional forms including lighting Emma Seymour - exquisite art embroidery.

Each exhibitor has been selected for they’re ability to push the boundaries of their medium and in doing so position themselves as not only high quality British makers, but also as pioneers in the Fine Arts.

KEEP IT GREEN Free family workshops running throughout Wonderland include Pom Pom decoration making every Saturday until Christmas and badge making through out January.

Open: Thurs - Sunday 10-4 and daily week commencing 21st December

Drinks reception Friday 11th 7-9pm

Image: Julian Winslow