Tag Archive: The Refectory Table

Jennie McCall, Artist

Jennie McCall is a sculptor working mainly with stoneware and bronze media, she also makes original pen and ink illustrations and limited edition giclee prints, has work in a number of collections and… Continue reading

Helen Hallows, Artist

Helen Hallows is a mixed media artist based in Long Eaton where she has a studio at the bottom of her garden.  Inspired by her environment she creates art works in ink, collage and stitch… Continue reading

The Day the Crafts Council Came to Visit

A few weeks ago The Refectory Table played host to 7 makers from the Crafts Council Injection Programme, 2 officers from the maker development team and a photographer. Crafts Council had commissioned Pete… Continue reading

Road Trip – Creative Business Day at The Water Tower

Earlier this month 18 artists, makers and creative business owners travelled via train, taxi and sat nav to Northamptonshire to take part in a Creative Business Day run by my company –  The… Continue reading

Helen Rhodes – Springtime Open Studio

I popped along to see artist & designer Helen Rhodes in her studio in Rothley, Leicestershire on Sunday afternoon. Helen was holding a Springtime Open Studio in time for Mother’s Day. I followed… Continue reading

Creative Business Workshop at The Water Tower

I’m off to Northamptonshire on the 5th of March to run a Creative Business Day with Pete Mosley.  I’m taking The Refectory Table ‘on the road’ for the day.  Our days for makers,… Continue reading

The Clandestine Cake Club – A Quick Guide for Businesses

The Clandestine Cake Club is about baking, meeting, sharing and talking about cake. It’s a simple and sociable concept – go along, meet new people, make friends. It’s Clandestine because you don’t find… Continue reading

Handmade Friends

Following a discussion about childhood pastimes I was given a fun and original gift for my birthday in July.  A peg doll of me.  This was created by artist Maxine Greer who also gave… Continue reading

Quorn Arts & Crafts Festive Trail

  The Refectory Table took part in a craft fair the other week.  I was originally just going to advertise in the event leaflet – but then Pete and I decided we’d like… Continue reading

Time to Think – The Creative Business Away Day

The new autumn term got off to a flying start at The Refectory Table with our Creative Business Away Day.  We’ve designed this particular workshop for people seeking some structured time out to… Continue reading