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Striking ceramics and colourful textile weaving from a pair of internationally acclaimed artists in a new exhibition at Cambridge's Lynne Strover Gallery.
The locally-born embroidery pioneer inspires a major triennial exhibition by the Northamptonshire Branch of the Embroider's Guild.
The set of tapestries made by Grayson Perry, inspired by meeting communities around the country, will start a national tour in Sunderland.
Jewellery inspired by the Lake District and textiles woven in one of the country's finest studios are among the highlights in the Shipley Art Gallery's annual exhibition.
The third year of the prize for emerging applied artists announces Olympic Torch craftsman Edward Barber in a trio of judged for the set of five £7,500 commissions.
Hundreds of contemporary artists gave judges - including representatives from Tate Liverpool and Chatsworth House - some tough choices for this year's Fair at Spinningfields.
In two new exhibitions in Newcastle, large-scale colour photographs survey a post-industrial landscape and the Laing celebrates a 35-year textile collection tradition.
An artist who found boxes of broken ceramics while spending a day exploring the archive collection at Trowbridge Museum has made a quiltwork inspired by them.
Workshops delivered by Weymouth based art group Artwey are helping people produce pictures of the Olympic athletes, local stars or ordinary people who inspire them.
Stitches and Hos, a group of "guerrilla knitters", have used 1,300 balls of wool to adorn the columns of Birmingham's main museum in yellow, red, white, blue, green and black.
Tufted rugs and wall hangings created from the colours and texture of local Herdwick and Swaledale wool are currently on show at Brantwood, Ruskin's former home in the Lake District.
The Vanity of Small Differences brings insight and empathy around class to the London gallery, as seen on the recent Channel 4 documentary featuring the nation's favourite potter.
Gatehead's Shipley Art Gallery explores African beadwork and its influence on fashion with a pair of exhibitions celebrating tradition and innovation.
Author Alexander McCall Smith and Scottish Parliament officer Tricia Marwick have put the initial stitches to a tapestry of Scottish history that is expected to be the longest in the world.
If you've ever wondered what a sheep-shaped wedding dress or coffin looks like, a beautiful display courtesy of artist and landowner Ellie Langley is a must-see in Durham.