Devon has a long established art and craft tradition, producing some of the best designing in the country. Unique Devon Tours regularly visit a number of fairs. studios and galleries.
Bovey Tracey Craft Fair – this fair is one of the finest craft events in the South West, celebrating the best of British designer making. It attracts over 8000 visitors a year, and with a vast array of crafts available to see and to purchase, this festival is a must for craft lovers.
Dartmouth Galleries – Dartmouth is a magnet for both contemporary and traditional artists, and many of their excellent and exciting works can be found in the numerous art galleries and studios dotted around the town, with many of the galleries participating in Dartmouth Galleries Week.
Devon Guild of Craftsman – Located in Bovey Tracey, this large craft centre offers inspiring exhibitions and events for people to buy, make and target=”_blank”>learn about contemporary craft. Open daily, it offers craft lovers a great day out.
Devon Open Studio Events – this wonderful collaboration of artists and craftspeople across Devon gives visitors the chance to see a wide range of different styles, whilst also getting to meet and talk to the artists themselves. From printmaking to oil painting, and photography to sculpting, these events remove the barriers that often exist between an artist and their audience.