The Craftacular at Bethnal Green yesterday was spectacularly well attended. I got there at midday, which was when it was due to open, and the mother of all queues was already in place.
In any case, it was worth the wait, and the £2 entrance fee, as this is what awaited me.
Artbox. Love that place and excellent online service.) Truly they could have done with some air conditioning.
You know how in the consumer craft world there are trends and then everyone is suddenly doing them? Here it was screenprinting and shapes cut out of acrylic.
Erqsome was a lone moustachio'd warrior are no more, and in fact someone told me tattoo artists were now accustomed to people asking for them to be tattoo'd on their fingers, so they could assume a moustache at a moment's notice.
There were also some highly inspirational things too:
My actual purchases were modest and consisted of a little leather hairclip,
Special mention must be made of the cakes. Polka dot heart shaped lemon tarts anyone?