Arts Derbyshire


Paperwood Update August 2021

Paperwood Update August 2021

Silent Auction

14th – 28th August 2021

There are two ways for you to get involved and grab a bargain…


Head to Silent Auction – Stevie Davies Glass Online Shop (  Browse the listings online anytime day or night during the event, read the item details, find the pieces you fancy, then place your bid using the simple form. Easy right.

In person

Visit Wirksworth and explore the Studio & Gallery (open Thurs, Fri, Sat or other times by appointment) look at the delightful artworks, touch them, and then fill in a paper bidding slip and add it to the Bids Bottle!

The Shh…Silent Auction artists really are open to offers. I can confirm that there are low (or no) reservation prices on most of these pieces.

Bidding closes at midnight 28th August and winning bidders will be notified via email the next day. At this time payment details will be sent and you will need to let confirm if you require delivery at the cost stated online.


Wirksworth Festival Online Art Prize

20th August – 3rd September 2021

I am delighted my work has been selected for the Wirksworth Festival Online Art Prize.

The People’s Prize vote and Online Gallery is now open, with winners announced on Monday 6 September.

It would be wonderful if you would place a vote for my piece ‘Make Music with Music’, please follow the link, thank you.

Online Art Prize | Wirksworth Festival


Mainframe Make & Trade Autumn Market

Friday 3rd – Sunday 5th September 2021 / Fri & Sat 10am – 7pm Sun 10am – 5pm

Mainframe is thrilled to host this year’s Make & Trade Autumn Market in the fabulous Derby Market Place and I am very pleased to be one of the artists taking part. The market will celebrate Derbyshire’s proud history of crafting with stalls full of wares from local makers and creators.

The market will be free to enter, with up to 30 stalls in the marquee and current alfresco dining chalets. The site will be managed to allow for a safe and spacious shopping, food and entertainment experience – right in the heart of the city.


New Mills Arts Trail

10th – 26th September 2021 

I am thrilled that my installation with Kirstie Adamson, ‘By Royal Decree’ will finally be showcased to the public, 18 months after it was
meant to be unveiled to the public.

It is designed with the idea that nature’s royals have issued a decree
to the human race to tell them they need to address climate change and reverse damage to the environment.

You will see our work at Morans Opticians  

More information including a brochure download can be found here 


New Stockist – Gallery Plus

I am very happy to announce that my work can now be found  in Norfolk.

Gallery Plus boasts unrivalled natural light and offers a unique browsing and buying experience in a refreshingly bright and airy contemporary exhibition space. They specialise in high quality glass and ceramics, alongside original paintings, original prints, sculpture, and jewellery by artists and makers from around the country.

Warham Road, Wells Next The Sea NR23 1QA · 01328 711609


Discuss : Great Northern Contemporary Craft Fair

Manchester : 8th -10th October 2021 

I am delighted to announce that for the first time I will be taking part in Discuss at GNCCF, a live in-person show, featuring over 150 specially selected makers, in it’s NEW home at Victoria Baths, one of the city’s favourite heritage attractions and cultural venues.

“Discuss” is an interactive and educational showcase for visitors to gain more detailed insight into the process of craft and making from idea to object.


International Biennial for Paper & Fibre Art

12th November 2021 – 10th April 2022

The Association Chaîne de Papier and I am, are pleased to announce that my work will part of the upcoming 2021/22 Edition of the Paper Fibre Art Biennial event in the exhibition halls at the NTCRI Campus, in Nantou County, Taiwan.

Paper & fibre artists from around the world were invited to propose new works for this exciting biennial project.

The programme includes two exhibitions,



Lustre 2021

Friday 5th – Sunday 7th November 2021

Beautiful things for you and your home

I am delighted to be back at Lustre at Lakeside, the annual, contemporary craft and design fair. At Lustre you can buy everything from artisan jewellery and bags to ceramics, glass and tableware. This year event has put together a selection of the very best in a smaller, safer setting, but you will still find some of your favourite makers, along with new names to tempt you.

Entry to Lustre is free this year, so with Christmas just around the corner, get a head start and buy unique gifts for your family and friends and perhaps even treat yourself.



20th November – 4th December 2021

I have been selected as one of six artists to have solo exhibitions at ACEarts in Somerset.

All work exhibited by the artists represents original work that stand as a statement for mastery in their craft.


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