Heritage Crafts Awards finalists announced

22nd May 2021  |  ANNOUNCEMENTS

Marsh Christian TrustFollowing a strong year full of high-quality nominations, the finalists for this year’s Heritage Crafts Awards, supported by the Marsh Christian Trust, have been announced.

The finalists are (in alphabetical order):

HCA/Marsh Maker of the Year

  • Fabian Bush, boat builder
  • Rachel Frost, bowed-felt hat maker
  • Tracey Sheppard, glass engraver

HCA/Marsh Trainer of the Year

  • Deborah Carre, cordwainer
  • Delyth Done, blacksmith
  • Kevin Millward, potter
  • Greg Rowland, wheelwright

HCA/Marsh Trainee of the Year

  • Kieran Berry, paper maker
  • Niam Chauhan, luthier
  • Francis Lloyd-Jones, potter
  • Anna Olafsson, hand engraver

HCA/Marsh Volunteer of the Year

  • Colin Garrett, British Violin Making Association and Rowan Armour-Brown Memorial Trust Fund
  • Jane Kerr, Wooden Boatbuilders Trade Association
  • Debbie Richardson, Braid Society

The winners will be announced at a prestigious winner’s reception later in the year.