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Karen Jinks Design ADMIN December 4, 2008
Welcome the UK Handmade Magazine photopool, if wish to join in discussions, share news and submit to the magaine please join the ning group ukhandmade.ning.com
ukhandmade.co.uk
oh and go ahead and share photos of your lovely handmade items, we want to see!

This group discussion is for members only.

Group Description

UK Handmade is a design led online magazine committed to showcasing and promoting the best creative talent the UK has to offer. Artists and designers from across all of the art disciplines have a place here including photography, feltmaking, jewellery, fashion and art.

In a time when people are realising the importance of spending quality time with the family, small businesses are being started from the kitchen table and becoming an integral part of our overall lifestyle. We want to bring back the skills of our grandparents, grow vegetables with ourchildren, to make do and mend and return to an ideology that previous generations took for granted.

But we are realists too; in order to live like this in today’s world we need to be financially self-sufficient. An increasing number of online selling venues are allowing makers and designers to sell their goods with very little set up costs and as a result handmade items are currently experiencing a renaissance.

The term 'handmade' is now an indicator of quality, care and professionalism that is second to none and something we at UK Handmade wish to encourage and celebrate.


Website: www.ukhandmade.co.uk
Blog: ukhandmade.blogspot.com

Contacts for UK Handmade contributions are:
EDITOR KalaArt,
info@ukhandmade.co.uk
(send any articles not already covered by the rest of the team)

FEATURES EDITOR ::Christine::
christine@ukhandmade.co.uk
(send features / interviews or names of people you might think suitable)

TUTORIALS EDITOR Giggleicious
submissions@ukhandmade.co.uk
(send your photos, drawings and text only ready to be prepared for layout)

EVENTS EDITOR www.flickr.com/photos/fairtradefairy/
events@ukhandmade.co.uk
(organising events list)

BLOG EDITORS Siansburys, ::Christine::, by Abi*
sian@ukhandmade.co.uk
christine@ukhandmade.co.uk
abi@ukhandmade.co.uk
(send all content for blog)

Group Rules

Welcome to the flickr group for www.ukhandmade.co.uk. This group is for UK based designer / makers only so please make sure your photostream has examples of your work and you have your location and links to your website in your profile. Thank you!

Additional Info

  • Members can post 3 things to the pool each day.
  • Accepted content types: Photos, Videos, Images, Art, Screenshots
  • Accepted safety levels: Safe
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