Anya Rice

CORNISH MAKERS

Cornish Makers is a project that began in 2014, when Anya discovered there were a vast amount of talented makers in Cornwall. She felt that their beautiful work deserved more recognition, and so this is her contribution to that effort.

To purchase the work of the individuals featured, please follow the links to their websites.

Clay

Folklore

Modern Craft Workshop

Cloth

Mellybee

Paper

Sarah Jane Humphrey

Wildshed

Wood

Head & Haft

Tom Raffield

Head & Haft - https://headandhaft.co.uk/
Chris Thorpe is a multi-disciplinary furniture, homeware and lighting designer and manufacturer based near Falmouth, in Cornwall, England. Head and Haft’s products have a strong focus on materials and longevity, and they are inspired by the local landscape.
Head & Haft - https://headandhaft.co.uk/
Chris Thorpe is a multi-disciplinary furniture, homeware and lighting designer and manufacturer based near Falmouth, in Cornwall, England. Head and Haft’s products have a strong focus on materials and longevity, and they are inspired by the local landscape.

Modern Craft Workshop - http://www.moderncraftworkshop.com/

Modern Craft Workshop is the North Cornwall studio of potter Rebecca Proctor. Thrown on a wheel using local stoneware clays, each piece is clean and simple with natural character. The pots are strong and functional, designed for use either at home or in a busy restaurant.

Modern Craft Workshop - http://www.moderncraftworkshop.com/

Modern Craft Workshop is the North Cornwall studio of potter Rebecca Proctor. Thrown on a wheel using local stoneware clays, each piece is clean and simple with natural character. The pots are strong and functional, designed for use either at home or in a busy restaurant.
Sarah Jane Humphrey - https://www.sarahjanehumphrey.com/
Sarah Jane is a botanical illustrator based in Cornwall, England. Her illustrations are highly intricate, made using watercolour and pencil, and are available to buy as prints and on homeware items.

Sarah Jane Humphrey - https://www.sarahjanehumphrey.com/
Sarah Jane is a botanical illustrator based in Cornwall, England. Her illustrations are highly intricate, made using watercolour and pencil, and are available to buy as prints and on homeware items.

Tom Raffield - http://www.tomraffield.com
Tom is a woodworker based in Cornwall, England, specialising in steam-bending wood to create striking, organic-looking pieces for the home. His work is sold by some of the UK’s biggest homeware retailers.

Tom Raffield - http://www.tomraffield.com
Tom is a woodworker based in Cornwall, England, specialising in steam-bending wood to create striking, organic-looking pieces for the home. His work is sold by some of the UK’s biggest homeware retailers.

Mellybee - https://www.mellybee.co.uk/
Melanie is an illustrator and screen print designer based in Cornwall, England. She runs Mellybee, where her playful, modern designs have been used on limited edition products for the home and gifts.

Mellybee - https://www.mellybee.co.uk/
Melanie is an illustrator and screen print designer based in Cornwall, England. She runs Mellybee, where her playful, modern designs have been used on limited edition products for the home and gifts.

Folklore - http://www.folklorefalmouth.co.uk/

Hannah Lawrence opened Folklore in Cornwall, in the the UK, in 2013. Folklore not only showcases her pinch pot ceramics, but other makers in categories such as cloth, woodworking and metalwork. Hannah opened Cupstudio (https://www.instagram.com/cupstudio/) in 2017, which also showcases the work of pinch pot ceramists.

Folklore - http://www.folklorefalmouth.co.uk/

Hannah Lawrence opened Folklore in Cornwall, in the the UK, in 2013. Folklore not only showcases her pinch pot ceramics, but other makers in categories such as cloth, woodworking and metalwork. Hannah opened Cupstudio (https://www.instagram.com/cupstudio/) in 2017, which also showcases the work of pinch pot ceramists.
Wildshed - https://www.facebook.com/pg/Wildshed
Helen makes prints using the collagraphy technique in which materials are applied to paperboard or wood. Her subject matter include the natural world, and she works from her studio in Cornwall, England.
Wildshed - https://www.facebook.com/pg/Wildshed
Helen makes prints using the collagraphy technique in which materials are applied to paperboard or wood. Her subject matter include the natural world, and she works from her studio in Cornwall, England.
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