West Dean Arts & Craft Festival

1 Jun 2018 – 3 Jun 2018

Event times

10am-5pm (last entry 4.15pm)

Cost of entry

From £10

West Dean College

Chichester, United Kingdom


Save Event: West Dean Arts & Craft Festival

I've seen this

People who have saved this event:


West Dean College of Arts and Conservation will host its annual Arts & Craft Festival from 1-3 June.


The College will open its gates to over 5,000 visitors and 200 artists, printmakers, craftspeople and writers for the UK’s definitive arts and craft festival. As well as giving the opportunity to buy exquisite hand-made crafts, the festival offers exciting live demonstrations and performances, and hands-on workshops and tours, including of the award-winning Gardens. Visitors can discover the secrets of West Dean House with its intriguing arts heritage, and view exciting new art installations by students inspired by the Collection and Archive.

The three-day festival takes place at West Dean College of Arts and Conservation, near Chichester West Sussex. It is a site that has inspired generations of artists, makers, designers and writers through the legacy of artist and Surrealist patron Edward James who founded the College.

West Dean Arts and Craft festival offers a glorious June escape into creativity for all ages and abilities.

Exhibiting artists

Caroline Gray

Cherie Lubbock

Emma Rimmer

Maud Boothby

Askild Winkelmann

Abigail Brown


Have you been to this event? What do you think? Join the discussion here!
Remember, you can include links to your instagram pictures and to videos.