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 key words or filter projects by tags, categories or date below.

  • Women watch a man working at his benchpeg.


    Refugee and migrant women working with Craftspace to develop a sustainable craft social enterprise.

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

    Making for Change

    Investigating using craft to create positive social change.

  • A small rustic vessel made using all parts of the willow.

    Made In The Middle: Series

    Made in the Middle is the Midland’s principal exhibition of contemporary craft.

  • 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.