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Living Crafts at Hatfield House

May 9 @ 10:00 am - May 12 @ 5:00 pm

living crafts at hatfield house

Living Crafts at Hatfield House

Oak Pavilion

Living Crafts at Hatfield House : “Hatfield House is the home of the 7th Marquess and Marchioness of Salisbury and their family. The Estate has been in the Cecil family for 400 years. Superb examples of Jacobean craftsmanship can be seen throughout the House”

Living Crafts, the largest show of its kind in Europe, attracts thousands of visitors each day.  Held in the grounds of historic Hatfield House with its beautiful gardens and the Old Palace, childhood home of Queen Elizabeth I.

Living Crafts are celebrating their 50th Anniversary from Thursday 9 to Sunday 12 May 2024 in the beautiful parkland of Hatfield House in Hertfordshire.

Perfect for craft lovers, Living Crafts is a one-stop creative and shopping experience showcasing the talents and skills of hundreds of acclaimed designer-makers. Celebrating contemporary, British craft of an exceptional standard, visitors to Living Crafts can buy unique designs or commission beautifully crafted work direct from the specially selected makers. Enjoy spectacular craft demonstrations, masterclasses and workshops and have an inspiring day out in the magnificent setting of Hatfield House.

Special features include the Living Crafts Showcase Pavilion, a Living History demonstration and the Sculpture Spectacular returns for 2019. Why not have a go with workshops ranging from rag rugging, oil painting and papermaking to wire sculpture and chocolate making! With entertainment adding to the vibrant atmosphere, Living Crafts is a great day out for all the family and an inspiration for serious craft collectors.

You will find a range of crafts, hundreds of designer-makers from across the British Isles.  With stunning jewellery, candles, ceramics and art, glass and leather

Candles @ Miss Soy will be demonstrating throughout the day, refills are available – please email your request in advance.



May 9 @ 10:00 am
May 12 @ 5:00 pm
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Living Crafts Events Ltd
+44 (0)23 9286 3871
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Hatfield House
Hatfield House
Hatfield, Hertfordshire AL9 5NQ United Kingdom
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01707 287010
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