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Sandringham is the place to be for craftspeople and designers this weekend

PUBLISHED: 13:31 26 March 2017 | UPDATED: 13:31 26 March 2017

The Sandringham Craft Show. Picture: Ian Burt

The Sandringham Craft Show. Picture: Ian Burt

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A three-day celebration of craftspeople and designers is taking place at Sandringham for the second time this weekend.

The Sandringham Craft Show. Picture: Ian BurtThe Sandringham Craft Show. Picture: Ian Burt

A three-day celebration of craftspeople and designers is taking place at Sandringham for the second time this weekend.

Sculptors, artists and wood turners from around the country are demonstrating their skills to crowds at the Just Crafts show held on the Royal estate.

Some of the exhibitors include Dereham-based blacksmith Robin Caley, Fenland Tools and the King’s Lynn Wood Turners.

A glass blowing demonstration at the Sandringham Craft Show. Picture: Ian BurtA glass blowing demonstration at the Sandringham Craft Show. Picture: Ian Burt

There is a rural section where some of the old world rural crafts will be demonstrated, including glass blowing, blacksmiths, corn dollies and coppice crafts.

Other items at the show include ceramic house signs, coin jewellery, brushes, baths and hand-made soaps.

A food hall will have exhibitors selling their delicious produce.

A glass blowing demonstration at the Sandringham Craft Show. Picture: Ian BurtA glass blowing demonstration at the Sandringham Craft Show. Picture: Ian Burt

There is also a twice daily chainsaw auctions giving visitors the chance to purchase quality just-made carvings at auction prices, after the artists have been given just 30 minutes to create them.

The show started on Friday, and is on today until 6pm and tomorrow (Sunday) from 10am to 6pm.

Wood carving at the Sandringham Craft Show. Picture: Ian BurtWood carving at the Sandringham Craft Show. Picture: Ian Burt

Tickets for the show are priced £7 adults, £6.50 over-55s and £2 children.

For more information visit https://www.sandringhamestate.co.uk/news-events/events-calendar/just-crafts-fair/

The Sandringham Craft Show. Pictured is Dawn Caley. Picture: Ian BurtThe Sandringham Craft Show. Pictured is Dawn Caley. Picture: Ian Burt

The Sandringham Craft Show. Pictured is Robin Caley. Picture: Ian BurtThe Sandringham Craft Show. Pictured is Robin Caley. Picture: Ian Burt

The Sandringham Craft Show. Pictured is Robin Caley. Picture: Ian BurtThe Sandringham Craft Show. Pictured is Robin Caley. Picture: Ian Burt


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