Craftspace is involved with a wide range of activities including touring exhibitions, education projects, working with businesses and community groups, consultancy work and encouraging discussion and training around issues of contemporary craft practice.

Here are links to all of our current projects and a selection of work from our archive. Use the search tool in the main menu below to search for keywords or filter projects by tags, categories or date below.

  • Shelanu – Routes to Trade

    Shelanu collaborated with jeweller Kathryn Partington to develop batch produced and handmade jewellery.

  • Shelanu: Migrating Birds

    This jewellery range is inspired by the women’s experiences of migrating to Birmingham.

  • Making for Change card and small badge with drawn stitch fist logo

    Making for Change

    Investigating using craft to create positive social change.

  • An exhibit in a gellery which looks like a makeshift market stall.

    Craftspace Curates

    The Craftspace Curates season, in partnership with mac Birmingham.

  • Craft in Mind

    From the archive 2013: Young people talking about mental health and wellbeing through craft.