AN annual exhibition celebrating the best craft makers in the region is opening at Worcester City Art Gallery this weekend.

Crafted for You showcases the work of 17 of the best craft makers.

It opens at Worcester City Art Gallery and Museum, in Foregate Street, this Saturday, November 18, running until January 27.

Maggie Wallace, curator of the exhibition, said: "Crafted for You is a celebration of craft with so many different makers on show all so talented and producing beautiful wares.

"If you are looking for a Christmas gift for someone special, or a treat for yourself, Crafted for You will have what you are looking for."

A special Christmas event is also being held at the Gallery on Saturday, December 9, between 11am and 1pm.

Visitors will be able to enjoy a festive drink and mince pie with a bonus of 10 per cent off purchases all day in the Crafted for You exhibition and the shop.

The gallery is open Monday to Saturday, 10.30am until 4.30pm. Entry is free.