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Thursday, 3 September 2015

Fangfest Festival of Practical Arts - September 5th & 6th

Fangfest Festival of Practical Arts
September 5th & 6th

9am to 4pmFangfoss


This year is the 17th annual Festival of Practical Arts held in the village of Fangfoss.

This delightful east Yorkshire village puts on a fantastic show once a year. Jane Cook from The Rocking Horse Shop, says “ The whole aim of Fangfest if to promote traditional crafts. It's amazing how many local traditional crafts people we have and it is a real joy to see the makers demonstrating their craft.”

The Rocking Horse Shop opens it's doors and lets you see how Rocking Horses are made, including carving, painting and making tack. At Fangfoss Pottery they will show you how to make a teapot and you can even have a go at making a pot yourself.. They have a Pole Lathes, Wood Turners, Wood Carvers, Corn Dolly Maker, Artists and much more. There will be over 20 craftts people and many of them will be demonstrating their individual crafts.

We also incorporate a range of family fun, including vintage car rally, flower festival, fairground rides, and you can even have a go at archery. We have something for everyone from the very young to the very old.” Says Jane

It's a great weekend, for more details go to https://www.facebook.com/Fangfest