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BASK IT! Challenge

We are very excited to announce an upcoming open brief in collaboration with the Basketclub. For this special round, anyone is invited to submit a basket.

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Crafts Council Nederland

Crafts Council Nederland (founded in 2012) contributes to the development of crafts and the creative crafts culture. We aim to achieve this by supporting...
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BASK IT!

Under the title BASK IT! we focus on basketry for a year. With BASK IT! - literally explained as 'cherish it!' - we take...
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BASK IT! Talks

Crafts Council Nederland presents ‘BASK IT! talks': a series of talks all about basketry. Check out the program here!
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Online Lecture: A Middle East Embroidery Conversation with Fatima Abbadi

June 24, 2021 (recording available)
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Online Lecture: The Untold Story of IA, The Romanian Blouse by Andreea Diana Tanasescu

June 10, 2021 (recording available)
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BASK IT! Talks – Amandine David, Henriette Waal and Evey Kwong

May 20, 2021
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Meet the Maker: Amandine David

'I think that makers are storytellers. A piece of craft is never only the result of a technical achievement. It contains stories, tells about its...
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HOW&WOW Linen

Crafts Council Nederland presents a high-end exhibition: HOW&WOW Linen. This two-piece production contains a journey through Dutch agriculture showing the course from flax till...
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Pauline Esparon x Forbo Flooring

For HOW&WOW Linen, Crafts Council Nederland introduced Pauline Esparon to Forbo Flooring, since flaxseed oil forms the basis for linoleum.
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HOW: the entire production process from flax to linen

The video series HOW follows the process from flax seed to linen, in which terms such as rippling, dew retting and scutching at once...
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Homo Faber Guide

We are very excited to be country ambassador of the newly launched Homo Faber Guide, curated by the Michelangelo Foundation.
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Open Call: Study on the Economic Impact of the Craft Sector in Europe

Within the World Crafts Council Europe it has been noted through surveys carried out on all WCCE members that concrete and official statistics on...
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CCNL wenst je een gelukkig nieuwjaar!

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Saar Scheerlings at ‘For starters…’

Dutch Design Week starts off each day with ‘For starters...’, a programme in which design journalist and connoisseur Jeroen Junte will talk with emerging...
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Manifesto for a European strategy for craft

We call upon everyone to support the Crafting Europe Manifesto and to work together on this six-point action plan to ensure the survival and...
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CCNL presenteerde (ge)mis in de St. Josephkerk Utrecht

Churches in the Netherlands are not used anymore for what they were intended to.On behalf of the Dutch Institute for Cultural Heritage, the Crafts...
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HOW&WOW at DDW 2019

Crafts Council Nederland presented HOW&WOW at Dutch Design Week 2019 from 19 to 27 October 2019.
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