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…

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   Held annually at The Makers Shed, with author talks, workshops, festival bookshop, and the announcement of the High Country Indie Book Award winner. Check out the festival program. SILVERSMITHING…

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 FEATURED artist is Peter Champion. An Inverell-based painter, Peter’s impressions of country and coastal views of the New England, Northern Rivers and the seaboard of NSW are renowned for beautifully harnessing the light of our land- and sea-scapes. This current collection of works includes many executed en plein air (the art of capturing…

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…