Crafts Issue No. 235 March/April 2012


  • Grant Gibson discovers the craft behind Aardman's new movie The Pirates!

  • Nominated not once but twice for Designs of the Year , Bethan Laura Wood is a young designer fascinated by pattern, says Teleri Lloyd-Jones 

  • As an exhibition of ceramics he has collected for over three decades opens Garth Clark traces the roots of his obsession 

  • In an edited excerpt from her book celebrating 50 years of the radical textile collective 62 Group, Lesley Millar explains why it remains so vital 

  • PLUS Our first ever augmented reality cover!