Live arts and craft at the UK's most magnificent arts
West Dean College of Arts and Conservation has inspired generations of artists, makers, designers and writers through the legacy of founder, artist and Surrealist patron Edward James, 'the greatest patron of art of the early 20th century' (BBC Arts Online).
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Join us for the 2019 Arts and Craft Festival and share in our celebration of creativity - a great opportunity to showcase and sell your work.
To take part please complete the Exhibitors and Demonstrators application form. Selection will take place in February 2019.
Feedback from the 2018 Arts and Craft Festival
"Very interested audience; knowledgeable and keen to buy."
"Well-informed customers, made some good sales."
West Dean College is located on the A286 just 6 miles north of Chichester and 60 miles south of London.
By car: Please use postcode PO18 0RX and follow the signs to the event car park, parking is free.
By train: The nearest train station is Chichester, with direct services from London Victoria. Connecting buses (Stagecoach number 60) are available from the bus station next to the train station. Alternatively, there is a taxi rank outside. It is just a 10-15 minute journey from the station.