Listen in to the interview by our local radio station BRadio, to find out all about Anytime Artisan, who we are and why we're here! PLUS one or two of our lovely artisans might be mentioned...... Will it be you???!
"Every time you buy from a small business,
an actual person does a little happy dance"
Welcome to Anytime Artisan
I live local and I love local and so I decided to help others do the same.
Finding unique handmade gifts for people (and sometimes for myself!) is a little obsession of mine. I’ve always tried to find these nearby, so that I can support local artisans and also to avoid the use of big, environmentally unfriendly courier companies and expensive delivery costs. Being able to collect something the same day or next day from a local crafts person is also very handy when you suddenly need a last minute gift (I speak from many an experience!). Plus the gifts are so much lovelier when you know who made them. However I have often found it difficult to locate local sellers and actually discover what amazing creativity and talents we have right here on our doorstep.
So I created Anytime Artisan.
We are here to celebrate local makers and craftspeople.
All in one place, all year round, any day, any time at our virtual artisan market.
To increase the sales opportunities, sellers can showcase their handmade products to local customers on our website 24/7, in addition to attending local craft markets!
Please support the lovely businesses we have right here in our community, whenever you can.
Anytime Artisan would like all our friends and neighbours to Live Local. Love Local
Our Featured Artisans...
Here are three of our featured talented artisans from around the area.
There are lots more waiting for you to take a scroll through their stalls and getting ready
to do their little happy dance!
The Chicken Shaped Bird
One of a kind homewares made from eco-resin and resin made to order in the colours, glitters and textures of your choice.
“Absolutely over the moon with the dressing table set. The colour is exactly as I wanted. Will be recommending to all my family and friends. Thanks so much again” Mandy J
Heather Bailey Artwork
Original personalised oil on canvas paintings, made locally in my home studio in Fleet.
Her work has lifted the room and been an amazing backdrop to lockdown 2020. I've had so many positive comments from friends and colleagues. Marion M
Nature inspired and minimalist jewellery handmade in Sterling Silver and Copper, in a small corner in Surrey.
'Absolutely beautiful little manta studs. Perfect size and beautifully made. Arrived quickly in pretty packaging. So pleased with these, have had loads of compliments.' Betty