APPLICATIONS for this year's Hereford Contemporary Craft Fair are invited from contemporary designer makers working in non-traditional and traditional media wanting to exhibit at the three-day fair.

Showcasing the best of contemporary craft from across the country, the Contemporary Craft Fair features approximately 60 selected exhibitors, with the selection panel led by Emma Daker, exhibitions and projects development manager for Craftspace, Jenny Watt of Newport House, The Cart Shed organisation and co-curator of last year's Out of Nature sculpture exhibition. They will be joined by Herefordshire maker and gallery representatives and members of the Brightstripe team.

The closing date for applications is Monday, April 7, with applicants informed of the panel's decision in the week commencing Monday, April 14. A New Exhibitor award - which includes a free standard size stand and featured promotion - is open to Herefordshire makers who have not previously exhibited at the event

To apply, go to