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A printed poster advertising the ‘Jazz at the Lakeside’ event at the Welsh Folk Museum in St. Fagans on Saturday, 17th June 1989, from 11am - 5pm. The poster is in English on one side and Welsh on the other. The poster outlines the times of the events throughout the day stating that the Museum opens at 10am, Usk Valley Jazz Band perform at 11am, Rhythm Method at 1pm and Midnight Special at 3pm. The entrance to the museum is charged at the regular rate for this day and bar refreshments are available. The document is in a green font on yellow paper with a trumpet player, a treble clef and a building (possibly one at the Welsh Folk Museum). This document was found in a file labelled ‘Publicity for Exhibitions’. The Makers’ Guild in Wales was formed in 1984 as a maker co-operative to bring together and promote the best of Welsh craft talent. The guild consists of craftsmen and women and is fully committed to its charitable aims, namely the promotion and preservation of applied art and craft skills, by presenting Welsh-based work of the highest quality for the public to view. Since its establishment, it has gained status in producing internationally recognised craft and art. Currently, the organisation has 79 Wales-based maker-members. Prior to settling at Craft in the Bay, which has been in several locations in Cardiff Bay, the guild was based at the Old Library craft centre from 1989 to 1995. The guild also spent some time at St David’s Hall. It is now based in the reconstructed ‘D’ Shed on the Flourish in Cardiff Bay. In the beginning, The Makers ‘Guild in Wales was wholly run by volunteers; there were no paid staff positions until the mid to late 1990s. The Makers Guild still relies on the help of volunteers to work in the gallery space; they have played a vital role in the sustainability of the craft organisation. (Source: https://www.makersguildinwales.org.uk/, accessed 09/01/2018.) From the archive of Craft in the Bay. -------------------------------------------------- Copyright statement: we made the best endeavours to discover the rights holders of the items on display. In instances where the rights holder could not be found, or the work was unattributed, we kindly request that anyone with information regarding the item contact us. Anyone believing that they are the rights holder should follow the ‘notice and take-down’ policy (below). Notice and take-down: should you identify any unlawful content published by VCS Cymru Chronicle on the People’s Collection Wales website, such as material that infringes copyright, you should notify VCS Cymru and ask for the material to be removed. A printed poster advertising the ‘Jazz at the Lakeside’ event at the Welsh Folk Museum in St. Fagans on Saturday, 17th June 1989, from 11am - 5pm. The poster is in English on one side and Welsh on the other. The poster outlines the times of the events throughout the day stating that the Museum opens at 10am, Usk Valley Jazz Band perform at 11am, Rhythm Method at 1pm and Midnight Special at 3pm. The entrance to the museum is charged at the regular rate for this day and bar refreshments are available. The document is in a green font on yellow paper with a trumpet player, a treble clef and a building (possibly one at the Welsh Folk Museum). This document was found in a file labelled ‘Publicity for Exhibitions’. The Makers’ Guild in Wales was formed in 1984 as a maker co-operative to bring together and promote the best of Welsh craft talent. The guild consists of craftsmen and women and is fully committed to its charitable aims, namely the promotion and preservation of applied art and craft skills, by presenting Welsh-based work of the highest quality for the public to view. Since its establishment, it has gained status in producing internationally recognised craft and art. Currently, the organisation has 79 Wales-based maker-members. Prior to settling at Craft in the Bay, which has been in several locations in Cardiff Bay, the guild was based at the Old Library craft centre from 1989 to 1995. The guild also spent some time at St David’s Hall. It is now based in the reconstructed ‘D’ Shed on the Flourish in Cardiff Bay. In the beginning, The Makers ‘Guild in Wales was wholly run by volunteers; there were no paid staff positions until the mid to late 1990s. The Makers Guild still relies on the help of volunteers to work in the gallery space; they have played a vital role in the sustainability of the craft organisation. (Source: https://www.makersguildinwales.org.uk/, accessed 09/01/2018.) From the archive of Craft in the Bay. -------------------------------------------------- Copyright statement: we made the best endeavours to discover the rights holders of the items on display. In instances where the rights holder could not be found, or the work was unattributed, we kindly request that anyone with information regarding the item contact us. Anyone believing that they are the rights holder should follow the ‘notice and take-down’ policy (below). Notice and take-down: should you identify any unlawful content published by VCS Cymru Chronicle on the People’s Collection Wales website, such as material that infringes copyright, you should notify VCS Cymru and ask for the material to be removed.



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