Handmade functional goods for living by local, British & international artisan makers. Sourced and stocked with thought.

Available in the shop, with selected items available online (to collect or be sent). Please contact us if what you want is not offered on the online shop.

Our shop is in Lincoln's thriving and beautiful uphill area, which sits under the gaze of the stunning Cathedral and recently-updated Castle. Explore much-loved independent shops, tea rooms, eateries and architectural history.

Find us at 86 Bailgate, Lincoln. LN1 3AR. (In between Follie and the Whisky Shop and opposite Gordon Road, which leads to the car parks alongside the Castle walls).

Our winter opening hours are Monday 10am to 4pm /  Tuesday to Friday 10am to 5pm / Saturday 9.30am to 5.30pm / Sundays closed. (We open most Sundays (11am to 4pm) during the summer and in the run-up to Christmas.) If you are making a special journey to see us on a Sunday, please check that we will be open. (Private shopping out of hours available by appointment and arrangement.)

You can contact the Artisan Maker's owner Amy Claridge via email: amy at precursor dot co dot uk - thank you, or contact us via our social media.  Our phone number is 01522 567 387 (no answerphone).

Doggy visitors: we welcome well-behaved polite pooches into our shop. 

The Artisan Maker is privately-owned and carefully stocked with thought and care. It has been created out of a passion and support for artisans, makers, hand-crafters and small cottage industries. You are very welcome to contact us if you know of any makers you feel we should consider.