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House of Illustration Winter Fair  

 
 
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, 2 Granary Square, King's Cross, London N1C 4BH
 
 
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Sat 14 Dec 11am-5pm
 
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House of Illustration Winter FairFrom illustrated calendars to clothing, stationery to ceramics, greetings cards to glassware, the House of Illustration Winter Fair invites over 150 independent stallholders to set up shop for one day. At this special December market, you'll be buying handmade, one-of-a-kind pieces direct from the makers themselves. Whether you're interested in illustrated children's books inspired by nature or dark and surreal posters, you can expect environmentally friendly, plastic free artworks. Housed indoors, at The Crossing by Central Saint Martins, you won't freeze while you browse and there are plenty of places to shop and refuel in nearby Granary Square and Coal Drops Yard.

 

About House of Illustration

House of Illustration, the first permanent home of the charity of the same name, opened in Granary Square, King's Cross, in summer 2014 with an inaugural exhibition of works by much loved illustrator Quentin Blake. The gallery and education space is the place to see, learn about, and enjoy illustration in all its forms, from adverts to animation, picture books to political cartoons and scientific drawings to fashion design. More about House of Illustration

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Camden Road Overground Station
 
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Arcade Car Parks
 
13 minutes walk
 
Judd Street NCP
 
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Quentin Blake: From The StudioQuentin Blake: From The StudioThe first ever permanent exhibition space dedicated to the celebrated illustrator includes an up-to-date showcase of Blake's projects as they happen.2019-12-05T10:00:00+00002021-10-31T00:00:00+0100 Where:
House of Illustration, 2  Granary Square      N1C 4BH
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House of Illustration Winter FairHouse of Illustration Winter FairHouse of Illustration Winter FairFrom illustrated calendars to clothing, stationery to ceramics, greetings cards to glassware, the House of Illustration Winter Fair invites over 150 independent stallholders to set up shop for one day. At this special December market, you'll be buying handmade, one-of-a-kind pieces direct from the makers themselves. Whether you're interested in ill2019-12-14T00:00:00+00002019-12-14T00:00:00+0000 Where:
House of Illustration, 2  Granary Square      N1C 4BH
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Free EventOn Soon

event > Shopping > Markets | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Saturday 14th December 2019
VENUE  House of Illustration 
From illustrated calendars to clothing, stationery to ceramics, greetings cards to glassware, the House of Illustration Winter Fair invites over 150 independent stallholders to set up shop for one day. At this special December market, you'll be buying handmade, one-of-a-kind pieces direct from the makers themselves. Whether you're interested in ill... More about this event
 
 

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