Craft Cubed Festival 2018 | A month celebrating the handmade

Troy Emery, pink lump, 2018. Styling & Photography Annette Wagner.

Troy Emery, pink lump, 2018. Styling & Photography Annette Wagner.

Tuesday 9 July 2018

Now in its ninth year, this August Craft brings together hundreds of makers, thinkers and creatives for a month of exhibitions, workshops, talks, open studios, online projects and special events under the banner of the Craft Cubed Festival.

The festival - funded and supported by The City of Melbourne - is an opportunity for the community to connect with the breadth and depth of creative, experimental and ideas-based craft and design projects brought together by Craft Victoria and it's members.

This year's theme Homing Craft will aim to showcase and explore makers' sense of place, identity and home through this multi-layered, open access festival.

"We are proud to be presenting this year’s program, an open access community festival which celebrates contemporary excellence in the handmade." Craft's Acting CEO Jane Smith, AM.

Highlights of the festival, curated by Craft Victoria include:

Craft Cubed Festival Manager, Gemma Jones says "This is a genuinely uplifting and celebratory month of doing, learning, up-skilling and enjoying craft at its best and most sincere.  Get into the program guide and make an itinerary across August."

WHEN - 1 - 31 August 2018
WHERE - across Victoria with a focus on Melbourne CBD
HOW - our festival program guide is available here


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Note to Editors: Festival manager Gemma Jones is available for interview. For further information and images, please contact us:
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