New England’s creative studio

SITUATED AT THE heart of the NSW New England high country in the town of Glen Innes, discover what’s going on at The Makers Shed! Handmade and independent products for sale Unique jewellery, art and books Workshops in silversmithing Annual High Country Writers Festival High Country Book Club We run annual events, feature different artists and…

Unique Jewellery

THE MAKERS SHED is the studio of New England-based silversmith Richard Moon. Richard has been creating unique handmade wearable art and tableware for over a decade. Make a time to come and chat to him about:- Bespoke Designs – create a unique piece Jewellery Repairs – have a special piece fixed Jewellery Rebirthing – design something new from an existing…

Visit

THE MAKERS SHED is situated at Glen Innes in the northern NSW New England region, approximately one hour’s drive north of Armidale and one hour’s drive south of Tenterfield. Opening Hours: Wednesdays to Saturdays 10am-4pm. We are closed on public holidays Markets & Festivals: On rare occasions we trade at festivals and events on Saturdays…

Events

THE MAKERS SHED throws open our doors for workshops and events throughout the year! For updated details head to our Facebook page. HIGH COUNTRY WRITERS FESTIVAL   ‘Spring Into Storytelling’ is held every October at The Makers Shed, with author talks, workshops, festival bookshop, the announcement of the High Country Indie Book Award winner. Check out…

Workshops

THROUGHOUT THE YEAR you can learn new creative skills, or practice existing ones, at a variety of workshops at The Makers Shed. Click through to book online! Silversmithing – 1-day or half-day jewellery-making workshops Arts and Crafts – occasional full-day workshops in a range of disciplines Wordsmithing – Check out the annual High Country Writer’s Retreat…

Original Art

OUR CURRENT EXHIBITION is CROW SPEAK: works by Judith Harris, Nadia Kliendanze & Gail Galloway. These works are inspired by Gail’s poetry collection Crow Speak: Wild Poems, also available at The Makers Shed. This show runs until Saturday February 26, 2022. Check our opening days/hours before planning your visit. Scroll down for a selection of…

High Country Books

OUR BOOKSHOP STOCKS quality indie fiction and non-fiction, and titles by authors who commit to visiting us for our annual writer’s festival.  High Country Book Club… read, meet and discuss featured titles on the 3rd Saturday of every month at The Makers Shed, 10am-12pm High Country Writers Festival… an annual spring event! High Country Indie Book…

High Country Writers Festival

EVERY spring, The Makers Shed hosts our major annual event: the High Country Writers Festival, showcasing New England North West-based and visiting authors talking about their books for readers and writers. During festival week, The Makers Shed bookshop is open Wednesday to Sunday from 10am-4pm for book bargains and all event information. Head to the…