What’s On

Here you will find information on where to find my bags and me. Up coming events such as Summer and Christmas fairs, markets and pop ups. If you know of a suitable event that would suit my bags please let me know!

2024


Vintage Tea Dance

What: You are invited to this exclusive artisan fair to raise money for Mind, a wonderful charity dedicated to fighting for people with mental health conditions. There will be an eclectic selection of artisan producers selling their wares, a tea dance, an auction of promises and a raffle. To register your interest and for more details please email the lovely Christobel here:

xbelgordon@hotmail.co.uk

When: Saturday June 22nd 2-6pm

Where: Milford on sea

Parking: This is a residential address and customers are politely asked to car share.

Artful Summer Weekend

What: Come along and discover high quality and unique gifts, directly from the artists and makers themselves.  We have artists showcasing their work in the gallery space, sculpture in the courtyard and more artists and makers in the education room.

When: Saturday June 29nd and Sunday 30th 10 – 5pm

Where: Sir Harold Hillier Gardens, Jermyns Lane, Ampfield, Romsey SO51 0QA

Parking: Free!

For more details please go to:  https://artfulcollective.co.uk/summer-weekend


Past Events

Christmas at God’s House Tower

What: A Christmas Market like no other, set in the beautiful late 13th century city gatehouse. There will be a host of talented independent makers and unique gifts, ranging from ceramics and homewares to handcrafted jewelery and bespoke prints.

When: Sunday December 3rd 10am – 7pm

Where: God’s House Tower, Town Quay Road, Southampton, SO14 2NY

Parking: The closest car parks are Gloucester Square and Mayflower Park

Artisan Christmas Fayre 2023

What: After the success of last years event in the beautiful cottage at Waters Green we are getting together again to have another Christmas Artisan Pop UP. Sally Ovenden, Steve Cooper, Nikki Ryce and I will be joined this year by Julie Bailey, selling ceramics, ink prints and cards, glass ware and paintings. there will be something for everyone. And bags!

When: Saturday 25th and Sunday 26th November 10-4pm

Where: Barn Cottage, Waters Green, Brockenhurst, Hampshire, SO42 7RG

Parking: Although there may be parking along the roadside, we advise you to use the parking in the town and walk. Please save the nearer parking spots for people with limited mobility. Thanks!

South Baddesley Summer Fair 2023

When: Saturday 24th June 1-4pm

Where: South Baddesley School, South Baddesley, Lymington, Hampshire, SO41 5RP

What: A school fair! Lots of fun for all the family.

Parking: Although there may be parking along the roadside, we advise you to use the parking in the town and walk. Please save the nearer parking spots for people with limited mobility. Thanks!

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Artisan Christmas Pop Up 2022

When: Sunday 4th December 10-4pm

Where: Barn Cottage, Waters Green, Brockenhurst, SO42 7RG

What: Five local artists selling their beautiful products. A mixture of bags, ceramics, prints, cards, wrapping paper, jewelry and paintings in a cosy cottage setting.

Parking: Although there may be parking along the roadside, we advise you to use the parking in the town and walk. Please save the nearer parking spots for people with limited mobility. Thanks!

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A rare opportunity to view and purchase unique, handmade and let’s be honest, stunning gifts and non-gifts (go on, treat yourself, just case in case your hints don’t work…!) Not only that we’ll be selling refreshments and homemade cakes with a donation to postive path foundation.

As well as Sally‘s gorgeous ceramics (I love those rock pool bowls!!), this year we have the beautiful artwork of Hannah Brennan, the intricate glass work of Nikki Ryce and of course hosting this years fayre is Steve Coooper and his extraordinary ink art in the form of prints, cards and wrapping paper.

Christmas Shopping at Delawarr House 2022

When: Wednesday 23rd November 1-8pm

And: Thursday 24th November 9am – 1pm

Where: Delawarr House All Saints Road Lymington SO41 8FB

What: Christmas Shopping and fundraising for Oakhaven Hospice

Parking: Please park with consideration.

Running across two days this is a special opportunity to experience many different small local businesses under one, enormous and rather beautiful roof. Stall holders include: @kemptonbranson @thelymingtoncheesestore @beausleepuk @lizziejanefloraldesign @bakeologyjen @campirecookingcompany @nakedjam @beachcombergin @thesolemate_reflexologist @repeatliving @staryeyeduk @julesceramics @madamevilleneuve @nudiconceptstore @chocolate_by_miss_witt @slbeauty2018 @thewharieexperience #lizcottingham @oakhavenhospice

This event has been organised and carefully coordinated by Sarah and Helen of kemptonbranson and a raft of helpers and 5% of sales from all vendors will be donated to Oakhaven Hospice along with a raffle prize. It will be a fantastic event! I better get on with supplying them with my raffle bag!