Applications are closed. We had over 100 applications. Thank you to everyone who applied.
Meet our 58 creatives over our two day event:
A New Leaf Manchester
Basil & Ford
Mark Bird Illustration
Alan Campbell Art
The Cunning Craftsman
DING DING THINGS
Laura Knight Studio
The Lost Fox
Manchester Bee Co.
Marc Makes Comics
Rheannon Ormond Illustration
Dick Vincent Illustrations
Sponsored by G.F Smith paper
G.F Smith began sponsoring our event in 2014 and now collaborates with us closely on our workshops from letterpress and screen printing, to mask making and portraiture.
Our workshops are supported by Manchester's finest art supply store, Fred Aldous who also run the very popular 3 Minute Portraits.
G.F Smith have been inspiring people around the world with their specialist paper collection since 1885, including many of our creative sellers.
We have collaborated with them since 2014 offering creative workshops for all the family.
Design Manchester was created to provide the voice of design in and connected with Manchester, running events and programmes throughout the year with an annual headline festival.
We have been part of the DM festival programme since 2014.
Fred Aldous is the leading art supply store in Manchester supporting generations of creativity with it's diverse offer from sketchbooks to laser cutting.
They have supported us from the very start and regularly host creative experiences including 3 Minute Portraits.