Daily 10.30 am – 4.30 pm

Annie Hewett - Dan Haworth=Salter photo 2
Louise Watson and sampler photographer John Ingledew

Professional craftsmen and women, members of the Gloucestershire Guild, will be demonstrating each day, promoting an understanding and appreciation of traditional and contemporary skills and craftsmanship.

Also “Green Fingers” Mixed Media Textile Installation: in the Stone Cottage with Corinne Hockley

Bridget Williams 18 (photo credit Lucy Harris)

Heritage Crafts Association demonstrations

Thursday 9th September

Apprentices of the year in 2020, Sam Cooper and Richard Platt will demonstrate the craft of rush-seated ladderback chair making alongside the film ‘The Chairmaker’ featuring their mentor, Lawrence Neal.

Sponsored by Marchmont Farms Ltd.

Rich and Sam

Puppet Making


Wednesday 8th, Saturday 11th & Sunday 12th

Caroline McCatty and her brother Christopher Lettington have made an extensive study of the Simmonds puppets and will share their research and replica puppets. They will demonstrate carving and show puppets they have produced based on William Simmonds' puppet engineering. 


Puppet collage


Rodmarton Manor
Oathill Lane

Dates & Times

Date: 8 - 12 September 2021
Time: 10am - 5pm daily