Art and crafts in the park

Art and crafts in the park - Sunday 30 July at 10:00 AM

Event information

Arts and Crafts in the Park

One of Canterbury’s top tourist venues will be showcasing the talents of local artists on Sunday July 30. Over 30 artists and craftsman will be show casing their talents in Canterbury City Council’s stunning Westgate Gardens between 10:00am – 4:00pm. A wide range of handcrafted goods including; original artwork, jewellery, glass art, ceramics, textiles and woodcraft will be on sale. A full list of Stallholders can be found at the bottom of this page!

Chainsaw demonstrations by Steve Andrews from Tribalanimal will be taking place throughout the day and the chainsaw carving will be auctioned off at 3:45pm on the main lawn of the Westgate Gardens. Moneys raised will be used to support future events in the Westgate Parks.

Visitors can search for chalk art pictures by Marvellous Murals which will be dotted throughout the Gardens on the day.

The Friends of Westgate Parks volunteer team will be running arts and crafts activities for children from 10:00am – 3:00pm. Make elder pencils or dragonflies and butterflies to take home for £1.

Entry to this event is free and delicious refreshments will be on sale from the Tower House terrace. Arts and Crafts in the Park has been organised by Westgate Parks Officer Lauren Baker as part of the Westgate Parks ‘Parks for People’ Heritage Lottery Funded Project.

For more details telephone Lauren Baker, Westgate Parks Officer on 07921038049 or email:

Stallholders at Arts and Crafts in the Park 2017-
Martin Baker Art

Grace Fannon

Deborah Woodward’s Art

Handmade by Narjleen

Alison Lush Jewellery Design

Pam’s Beads

Ashleigh Dix

Colette Baumback

Edie’s Felts

Goddard Ceramics

Sandglass Fusion

Canterbury Society of Art

Blean Wednesday Art Group

Ben Norton

Lion Tamer Prints

Emma Keating Jewellery

Wild Play Nature’s Way

Sue’s Painted Glass

Papa’s Yankee Workshop

Elizabeth Everett Jewellery

John’s Jams of Caterham

Felicity Fudge

NJC Crafts

Adamsrill Arts

Bumble & Bean Candle Co.

Clippity Clop Rustic Gifts

Soapy Willlow

Angela Howe

Hands and Hearts

Sparkly Parties

Marvellous Murals


Times and prices

This event takes place on Sunday 30 July at 10:00 AM.


Westgate Parks
St Peters Street

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Canterbury City Council HLF