Vicky Bell, Owner of Tilly Fudge Design

Tilly fudge is a small illustrated stationery & print company that provides bespoke designs for special occasions. vicky uses digital illustration as her main tool. the process lends itself to creating bespoke & personal stationery, as designs can be created to your needs.

Carole Copeland, Pomegranate Youth Theatre and Gekkota Arts

Gekkota arts evolved from the pomegranate youth theatre. it was formed with a group of long standing youth theatre members who wished to continue their journey and further their skills in every aspect of stagecraft. they produce high quality performances of new and existing works.

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Simon Paterson, Future Foundations

Future Foundations is an organisation committed to inspiring young people to achieve their full potential and become leaders in their lives so they can contribute their skills, talents and passion to society. 

Tom Bell, Matt Pritchard, Phil McDonald and Steve Leach, Owners of Defeye Creative

Defeye Creative is a multi-discipline creative design studio that specialises in film, print and web design.

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Anna Piper, Weaver and Textile Designer

Anna designs and produces graphic fashion textiles and fashion illustrations with a minimalist and functional design aesthetic. she undertakes freelance design work and commission projects.

Sarah Pasley, Silversmith & Jeweller

Sarah is a jeweller by day and an award winning silversmith in her spare time. She crafts commercially focused jewellery inspired by the research and skills she developed whilst designing and making her large metal works. 

Deb Langner Ceramic Artist, Owner of Drawn and Fired

Deb makes sgraffito pottery and other artwork in a variety of media. her designs are drawn from the natural world and are scratched into coloured clay with a mounted needle. she makes platters, smaller vessels and jewellery pieces with the same technique.

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April Spence, owner of Blue Oxen

April produces ethical and sustainable clothing from materials that would otherwise end up on the landfill. Blue Oxen creates unique pieces of clothing for individual commissions, fusing traditional and contemporary styles with an underlying african inspiration.

Paul Chapman, Owner of S40 Local

Paul is the owner and producer of S40 Local, a free local magazine. Before starting the business, Paul was a painter and decorator with no previous knowledge of journalism, graphic design or sales. He is completely self-taught in all of these areas. 

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Jane-Marie Wright, Sparky Ink Studio

This is a place for inkers & thinkers - a place that Sparky Ink Studio hopes to inspire creativity, celebrate new ideas and share their passion for story-telling through Digital Gaming, Animation, Film and Art.

Edie OP

EdieOP is a comic artist and illustrator specialising in the macabre and creating truly awful things. She uses inks, pencil and watercolour to create slightly dark yet slightly funny stories. Welcome to the Sunny Side of Sinister.

Peter Swailes, Owner of Peter Swailes Ceramics

Peter has an impressive training background in art and design, including working with glass. As well as teaching specialist ceramic techniques, his main focus is designing and making individual handmade ceramics. 

John King, Owner of Wallspace Visual Arts

John is a visual artist who explores human figures and still life in his work. it mainly tends to include using paint on a flat surface, however he also enjoys doing 3D sculpture work.

Helen Rowan, Owner of Helen Rowan Photography

After spending 15 years as a fashion designer, helen now runs her own successful photography business. trained by the guild of photographers, and specialising in babies and young families, her personal approach with the children as well as her beautiful photography style means that she always achieves amazing results.