Call for Entries, Great Northern Contemporary Craft Fair

Deadline: Midnight Sunday 20 March 2016.

The GNCCF is an award winning high profile fair that celebrates the very best of contemporary craft and is regarded as the leading selling event in the North of England. Over 150 designers, makers & artists are selected by an independent panel to showcase and sell their work to a discerning audience of buyers & collectors.

Applications are now invited from both established and new designers, makers and artists working in ceramics, glass, jewellery, metal, wood, interior textiles, fashion design & accessories, mixed media, basket-making, product design, furniture, print-making and more.

“Great exposure in the North. The GNCCF is on a par with the London shows.”

“The overall look & feel of the event was amazing, one of the best I’ve exhibited at. The marketing is excellent and the demographic of the visitors is spot on.”

“My first time at the GNCCF and it was brilliant. I received the most orders I’ve ever had. A wonderful, enjoyable show, one I thoroughly recommend. Can’t wait for next year.”

The GNCCF 2016 once again returns to the spacious indoor exhibition space in the iconic former Granada Studios, next to Spinningfields in central Manchester, with easy access for transport links and parking, helpers for set up and breakdown, 24hr security, exhibitor storage and on site cafe-bar.

Exhibition packages from £375 (plus VAT). For further details, application guidelines and to apply on line please visit

The Great Northern Contemporary Craft Fair is organised by Great Northern Events, a not for profit organisation, which champions contemporary craft in the North through promoting designer-makers and engaging new audiences of buyers and collectors.