PHOTOS: Tasty food and quirky crafts on show at Made In North Somerset

PUBLISHED: 12:00 17 October 2018

Made in North Somerset Showcase. Ruth Lucas, JoeJoe Handmade textiles.   

Picture: MARK ATHERTON

Made in North Somerset Showcase. Ruth Lucas, JoeJoe Handmade textiles. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

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Torrential downpours could do little to deter people turning out to sample a tantalising selection of food and browse quirky craft stalls in Portishead at the weekend.

Made in North Somerset Showcase. Artist Susannah Crook.   

Picture: MARK ATHERTONMade in North Somerset Showcase. Artist Susannah Crook. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

A hardy crowd were not to be denied by the rain as hundreds enjoyed the Made In North Somerset Showcase at Court House Farm on Sunday.

Miserable weather conditions were set to spoil the event, but stall holders and guests were not to be deterred.

Made in North Somerset Showcase. Keith Balch from the Nempnet Cider Company.   

Picture: MARK ATHERTONMade in North Somerset Showcase. Keith Balch from the Nempnet Cider Company. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

Dozens of stalls offered up a wide selection of products, be it artisan culinary creations or high-quality handmade crafts and paintings – and musical performances from the Barnacle Buoys had the crowd singing along.

The event was orchestrated by North Somerset Council to show off the district’s finest independent traders.

Made in North Somerset Showcase. Missycards by Claire Barnard.   

Picture: MARK ATHERTONMade in North Somerset Showcase. Missycards by Claire Barnard. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

Made in North Somerset Showcase. Artist Lucy Routh.   

Picture: MARK ATHERTONMade in North Somerset Showcase. Artist Lucy Routh. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

Made in North Somerset Showcase. Claire Hall's glass art.   

Picture: MARK ATHERTONMade in North Somerset Showcase. Claire Hall's glass art. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

Made in North Somerset Showcase. Kim Cumner with her Decoupage designs.   

Picture: MARK ATHERTONMade in North Somerset Showcase. Kim Cumner with her Decoupage designs. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

Made in North Somerset Showcase. Charcoal, masters of fine smoked and barbecued foods. Chef James Horrigan with a customer.

Picture: MARK ATHERTONMade in North Somerset Showcase. Charcoal, masters of fine smoked and barbecued foods. Chef James Horrigan with a customer. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

Made in North Somerset Showcase. Industrial Modern Furniture designed and built by John Osborne.   

Picture: MARK ATHERTONMade in North Somerset Showcase. Industrial Modern Furniture designed and built by John Osborne. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

Made in North Somerset Showcase. Charlotte Brockwell from Cadbury Alpacas.   

Picture: MARK ATHERTONMade in North Somerset Showcase. Charlotte Brockwell from Cadbury Alpacas. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

Made in North Somerset Showcase. Victoria Wardingley's Hand Painted Stuff.   

Picture: MARK ATHERTONMade in North Somerset Showcase. Victoria Wardingley's Hand Painted Stuff. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

Made in North Somerset Showcase. Alison Baylis, Grandma Knitting.   

Picture: MARK ATHERTONMade in North Somerset Showcase. Alison Baylis, Grandma Knitting. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

Made in North Somerset Showcase. Lower Failand Organic Farm.  

Picture: MARK ATHERTONMade in North Somerset Showcase. Lower Failand Organic Farm. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

Made in North Somerset Showcase. Lee Langridge - The Wicked Chilli.   

Picture: MARK ATHERTONMade in North Somerset Showcase. Lee Langridge - The Wicked Chilli. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

Made in North Somerset Showcase. Mark and Sarah from Bradley's Juice.    

Picture: MARK ATHERTONMade in North Somerset Showcase. Mark and Sarah from Bradley's Juice. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

Made in North Somerset Showcase.    

Picture: MARK ATHERTONMade in North Somerset Showcase. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

Made in North Somerset Showcase.    

Picture: MARK ATHERTONMade in North Somerset Showcase. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

Made in North Somerset Showcase. Kim Cumner with her Decoupage designs.   

Picture: MARK ATHERTONMade in North Somerset Showcase. Kim Cumner with her Decoupage designs. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

Made in North Somerset Showcase. Mark and Sarah from Bradley's Juice.    

Picture: MARK ATHERTONMade in North Somerset Showcase. Mark and Sarah from Bradley's Juice. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

Made in North Somerset Showcase. Lower Failand Organic Farm.  

Picture: MARK ATHERTONMade in North Somerset Showcase. Lower Failand Organic Farm. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

Made in North Somerset Showcase. Ruth Lucas, JoeJoe Handmade textiles.   

Picture: MARK ATHERTONMade in North Somerset Showcase. Ruth Lucas, JoeJoe Handmade textiles. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

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