Haddenham Bucks

Meet the Makers

Home » News » Meet the Makers
Art & Music Image

For centuries Haddenham and artists have been drawn to each other's heart. The village continues to be at the centre of a vibrant and diverse creative and artistic community, of national standing.

The vibrancy of that creativity is on show throughout the forthcoming Haddenham Feast Festival (13-23 September) -- with a wide range of exhibitions, talks, tutorials, and interactive workshops.

Events and activities include:

'Meet The Makers':
Local artists and makers demonstrating their individual creativity, see for yourself the skills and tools of their craft

'Have A Go':
A range of interactive workshops where you will be tutored by an expert, including a new Adult Craft Café in the Haddenham Garden Centre

'Photography Masterclasses'
with local professional photographer Paul Wilkinson, and gardens photographic specialist Jason Ingram

An Evening With ...
three local artists, organised by Haddenham Village Society

'Walking With Words':
Explore and observe Haddenham through poetry and the written word while wandering our delightful lanes

Haddenham Artists Exhibition
in the Walter Rose Room, Village Hall

Turn End studios
open all week, especially for the Feast Festival

'The Big Draw':
fun with pencils and pens for all ages, from three to three score and more

There's also music and dance throughout the week. For details of all events, and to pick your favourites, please visit and follow the Feast Festival's Facebook page.

Some events have limited space. To reserve your free place, please visit the online booking page.

Roy Payne, Communications Lead, Feast Festival 2019

popular recent storiesAlso in the news

Elderly Christmas Lunch 01
Haddenham Webteam: Sat 16 Nov 1:30pm

As a proportion of total residents, Haddenham has one of the largest group of seniors in Buckinghamshire — and a significant number of these people live alone.Even under normal circumstances it is easy for such elderly folk to feel a little isolated and lacking social interaction. This can feel even more significant at Christmas time.Do you have an elderly friend or relative living in...

Museum Xmas Card 2019
Haddenham Webteam: Tue 12 Nov 4:00pm

A new Haddenham Christmas Card has been created, exclusive to the Haddenham MuseumSee the Green Dragon Pub in Victorian times in a picturesque snowy scene.Six cards with envelopes are £5.The Museum is open on Tuesday mornings 10.00am — 12 noon and Sunday afternoons 2 .00 -...

Tom Pollard_image2
Yvonne Durham: Mon 11 Nov 7:30pm

Thomas Charles Sidney Pollard (Tom)20th June 1928 — 5th November 2019It is with great sadness that the passing of Tom Pollard is announced. Tom lived and worked in Haddenham for over 60 years, spending 32 years at Lucas's along with many other Haddenham residents. He and his wife Margaret were familiar faces to many in Haddenham particularly through their efforts in the establishment...