The Warwickshire Art & Craft Circle are a UK Midlands
based group of artists, craftsmen and women, dedicated to promoting
traditional and modern crafts. 

We organise and support Craft Fairs at venues in and around Coventry and Warwickshire.  

Our members can also offer educational workshops, talks and

craft demonstrations.

Please contact us for more details.

THE MUSEUM IS DUE TO CLOSE LATE OCTOBER,

 PLEASE SUPPORT THE LAST FEW OPEN DAYS BY VISITING NOW, WHILE YOU CAN.







Fairs for 2017
  • Exhibition of English Pieced Quilts

    Sunday 13th August 2017 - Exhibition of English Pieced Quilts.

    A brilliant day with quilts, fundraising and crafts, the Electric Railway Museum had over 700 visitors who came from all over the country to enjoy the event, plans are now in place for the next event in September (see below for details). 

    Charity Raffle Winners 

    Cot Quilt - no 44 Norma W (Coventry)

    Giant Teddy - no 3 Maureen T (Allesley Village) 
    (Winners have been contacted)


  • Patchwork & Costume Exhibition

    Saturday & Sunday September 9th/10th 2017 (Heritage Open Weekend)

    Retro fun in the Heritage Carriage with a selection of quilts and dresses from the 1950s - 80s. 

    The 'pop up' craft event will have handmade crafts, gifts and vintage pieces for you to browse and buy.

    (Free Entry to Exhibition, Museum and Craft Event
    ).

    At the Electric Railway Museum, Rowley Road nr Baginton CV3 4FR

    Open - 10.30 - 4.30


  • A Celebration of Crafts

    New Event -

    Saturday 11th November, 10.30 - 3.00 St Barbara's Church, Earlsdon Coventry.

    Stall holders needed for the last few places please see www.stallfinder.com for more details.


The Electric Railway Museum
The world of Patchwork,  Crafts and Heritage Railways are coming together in Coventry this
year at the award-winning Electric Railway Museum.

Every 2nd Sunday of the month from April to October and the 2nd Saturday in July & September the Warwickshire Art & Craft Circle, takes up residency within the Electric Railway Museum’s rich collection of historical locomotives to exhibit, display and sell local hand made crafts. 

A selection of craftsmen and artist will also provide additional insight by demonstrations of their craft skills.

Families are invited to learn more about electric railway heritage or take a ride on the miniature railway before visiting the museums gift and bric-a-brac shops.

Different childrens events throughout the year (please see ERM web site for more details) .

Refreshments available in the Clacton Carriage Cafe.

 
VENUE  Electric Railway Museum, Rowley Road, Baginton, CV3 4FR

Admission and parking is FREE

More details      http://www.electricrailwaymuseum.co.uk/