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Open Quarter 2023: Art Market

Open Quarter 2023: Art Market

We have a bumper edition of the Creative Quarter Art Market planned for this year's Open Quarter. Come along and say hello to artists, makers, designers and creatives of all kinds from the Folkestone and beyond.

The Creative Quarter Art Market can be found in the reception and atrium area of digital:glassworks. It is free entry to the market and everyone is welcome to pop in to enjoy the atmosphere.

Would you like to be part of the Creative Quarter Art market? Contact for more info

Artists and craftspeople at the market include:

High-quality art prints, bookmarks, stickers, tote bags and pins.

Digital prints, screen-prints, lino-prints, zines, photography, hand-painted items.
Coaster Coffee
Coaster is a mobile, unique, quirky converted horse box that provides a delicious variety of coffees and drinks.

Custard HQ
Original children's books, signed by author and artist. Plus prints and mugs with characters from original books and artwork.

Dawson Road Studio
Textile and art studio based in Folkestone, exploring local wool, foraged and upcycled fibres, heritage crafts and wearable art.
Dreams in the Wild
Handmade macrame rainbows and animal wall-hanging decorations

El Davo
Illustration and prints from one of Folekstone's most iconic illustrators

Lino prints, art prints, fabric wall hangings, teatowels and more

Farida Yesmin 
Sketches from Folkestone and our inspiring surroundings

Fat Hen And Flo
Pop culture gifts, craft kits, illustrated nursery decor and soft dolls.

Folkestone Harbour Yarn
Hand-dyed yarns, natural dyes, kits, patterns, workshops, lessons and more
Frog Island Ceramics
Bespoke pottery and objects from Kent based artist.

Georgina Livesey
Pre-loved tie dyed clothes and bags.

Heather Orr
Handmade lighting and home accessories including plant hangers, crochet pots and workshop kits.

Helen Sharp Jewellery
Bespoke, handmade items such as earrings, rings, pendants and necklaces to cufflinks, tie pins and bangles, made from sterling silver and gold.   

Igor Emmerich
Photographer, selling photographic art prints, as well as paintings and prints from their father who was a student at the Royal Academy in the ’60s.

Jane de Bono Textiles
Hand-made printed leather accessories and bags.

Jim Lockey
Live drawing and painting, while you wait. Jim will draw anything you like. Your portrait perhaps, or give a prompt.

Kate Knight
Prints and originals, including on-the-day hand gilt keepsake editions from their illustrative collection. 
Madi Strong 
Sculptural and functional ceramics, ceramic jewellery and Raku-fired pottery.

Meadow and Moth
Nature-themed jewellery and gifts

Happy paper things

Patchwork Jewel
Handmade costume jewellery and accessories

Penny J Smith
Crocheted and knitted toys, blankets, hats, scarves and children’s clothing.
Pumpkin Art
Small watercolour originals

Renn Designs
Children's wallpaper, prints, original artwork, greetings cards and more. 

Sandgate Cove Bakehouse
Sourdough toasties, naturally leavened cinnamon rolls and sourdough bread
Paintings, drawings, greeting cards. 
Original cards, badges, t-shirts, prints and notepads

The Mushroom Babes
Eco-friendly and body positive prints, postcards, stickers and t-shirts 

The Robing Room
Silk lingerie made from offcuts, fabric samples, trims, and short course vouchers.

Tumble & Tide Jewellery
Healing crystal macrame jewellery & accessories

Ville de Fleurs
Handmade basket bags, handwoven rugs, natural skincare, homeware and gifts and more
Vintage Thread
Selling discerning designer and vintage clothes, shoes and accessories 
Zoe and Zeta Designs
Clothing, greeting cards, tea towels, prints, homeware and gifts and more


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