Alford Craft Market Centre

Contact Name: Lynne Le Voi

Alford Craft Market Centre
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About Alford Craft Market Centre

Alford Craft Market, a not for profit making organisation run by volunteers, has promoted Arts and Crafts in Alford and the surrounding area - founded in 1974.

Courses, kits & gifts

Craft kit
 Pin loom starter kit.
Pin loom starter kit.
£28.60
Square 4inch 6mm pin gap.
Gift
'Is it safe to go out yet?' Box of 4 Coasters Peeping Tom and Friends
'Is it safe to go out yet?' Box of 4 Coasters Peeping Tom and Friends
£20.60
Is it safe to go out yet? Box of 4 Coasters Peeping Tom and Friends. Glossy melamine with cork backs
Gift
2 Seagulls on Driftwood by glass artist Matt Sorrell
2 Seagulls on Driftwood by glass artist Matt Sorrell
(1)
£26
2 Seagulls on Driftwood by glass artist Matt Sorrell 26 cm long 6 wide 9 high
In-person
6 Week Beginners Pottery Club with tutor Alan Hill Thursday mornings 10.30 - 1.30 fom 9th June, 2022
Lincolnshire - Next course on 9th June 2022
6 Week Beginners Pottery Club with tutor Alan Hill Thursday mornings 10.30 - 1.30 fom 9th June, 2022
£175
5 places. Perfect for pottery beginners or those with limited experience of creating in clay. Over the 6 weeks you will learn how to throw pots, or try handbuilding instead....
Craft kit
A choice of glass hanger fusing kits by Matt Sorrell
A choice of glass hanger fusing kits by Matt Sorrell
£28
Full glass hanger fusing kits delivered via post Choose from Abstract, Poppies, Daisies, Stars or Butterfliy and Daisy at checkout. Instructions inside. Once created and let to dry over night....
Craft kit
Barnaby Bear kit
Barnaby Bear kit
£51.50
Barnaby Bear kit includes everything you need to make a 13 1/2 inch traditional bear. The kit includes pre-cut mohair pieces, glass eyes, joints, pellet and fibre fillings, doll needle,...
Gift
Fused glass wildlife scene, hand cut using bullseye glass
Fused glass wildlife scene, hand cut using bullseye glass
£149
Handmade by glass artist Matt Sorrell - 1 only Overall size 32cm long 7 cm wide 33 high
Gift
Handmade Stained Glass Heart
Handmade Stained Glass Heart
£13.50
Stained Glass heart The heart measures approximately 6cm x 6cms, it hangs with a chain and has a cupid's arrow right though the middle of the heart. It looks lovely...
Craft kit
Hazel Hare Kit
Hazel Hare Kit
£51.50
This lovely little hare is designed for the beginner bear maker although sewing skills are required. The kit comprises all mohair pieces pre-cut, all fillings needed, glass eyes, joints, nose...
Craft kit
Heart Bear Ornament Kit
Heart Bear Ornament Kit
£13
This little fellow has a mohair head and a hand dyed vintage velvet heart. Ideal first kit for a beginner. Finished height 9 inches.
Gift
Heart Glass Bead Pendants
Heart Glass Bead Pendants
£22.50
Made by Priscilla McGirr, lampworker. Choose your heart bead pendant to send to a loved one by letting us know your choice at checkout. Measurements are approx 6x3x1 cms, and...
Craft kit
Mayan Spinner Kit
Mayan Spinner Kit
£23
This spinning device was apparently developed by the Mayans, hence the name. It can be used to ply two yarns together as well as to spin. Making enough for a...
Craft kit
Owl Glass Panel Fusing Kit
Owl Glass Panel Fusing Kit
£30
Full glass Owl Panel fusing kit delivered via post. Panel measures 5 x 4 inches. Instructions inside. Once created and let to dry over night simply put everything back in...
Craft kit
Rainbow mosaic coaster kit - makes 4 coasters
Rainbow mosaic coaster kit - makes 4 coasters
£42.50
Rainbow mosaic coaster kit They measure 10cm x 10 cms - 4 in the kit. These new kits are super easy and very relaxing to made. Fantastic for beginners, for...
Gift
The Love Bead pendant
The Love Bead pendant
£35
Made by lampworker Pris McGirr the Love Bead measures 7.5cm x 4.0cm x 0.11 cm. A hot Pink handmade glass bead with enclosed sterling silver wire spelling 'love'. A pendant...

Reviews

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A fused glass workshop with Matt Sorrell – Making a colourful owl plaque (Course inactive)

In-person
holidaygirl273 - - #9536

We decided to try our hand at glass fusion and thoroughly enjoyed the experience. We learned a lot and it was great having hands on time making our own pieces which we are waiting eagerly for them to be fired to see the results!!!

A fused glass workshop with Matt Sorrell – Making a colourful owl plaque (Course inactive)

In-person
Christine - - #9551

Had a great time with Matt Sorrell's glass fusion class last Saturday, really interesting!
Hope to try something else again soon.
Thank you Matt for your patience and help with cutting the curves.


Throwing on the potters wheel - pottery taster session (Course inactive)

In-person
Jean - - #7207

A fantastic crafting workshop where even the most uncreative of us can try our hand at making something lovely. I just love this great community resource.

Throwing on the potters wheel - pottery taster session (Course inactive)

In-person
Alison - - #7208

Well run, friendly, a great venue to learn and make friends. I can highly recommend the beginners pottery course I learnt so much and now really enthusiastic about booking more courses. Thank you so much to Pris and Alford Craft Market.