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…

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…

High Country Writers Festival

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 event website…