Making Uncovered - Workshops. 20 April at Brixton East Gallery.
London, United Kingdom
Book your ticket to workshops at Making Uncovered here!
Workshops for accompanied children and adults in acrylic painting on canvas. A session with Anetart will help you unlock your individual creativity to produce abstract pieces in the style of Australian aboriginal dot painting.
All materials are included, and you can take your canvas home with you.
3pm, 120 minutes, £15, book here
Learn to letterpress!
Print your own designs on a hand-operated 8”x5” Adana letterpress! We will design the your cards or invitations together before the event. On the day, we will print your bespoke designs on 50 A6 white 100% cotton cards.
This is ideal for an individual or couple who would like to print their own save-the-dates, party invitations, or baby announcements, etc. Pop along and see the Adana in action!
The price is £50-100 for 50 invitations (depending on complexity of design − to be confirmed before the event), and includes all materials. Please book by 5 April. Taught by Rachel Stanners of Prickle Press.
Learn affirmative appliqué and make a wallet
Create your own unique Oyster card wallet, cut your positive message from cloth letters and hand stitch into place, learn how to use Bondaweb. Choose cloth from a selection of vintage fabrics or bring your own if you want. Taught by textile artist Maggie Winnal from Sewin Studio.
3pm, 90 minutes, £11, book here
You’ll be shown how use tools such as an axe, drawknife and ancient pole lathe to transform green wood, straight from the tree, into a useful household object.
Expect a bit of mess but lots of fun. By the end you’ll be addicted! Taught by green woodworker Ben Willis.
3pm, 90 minutes, £20, book here
Willow-weaving: make a plant climber!
Sarah Lovett is an experienced willow weaver and will provide you with the materials and teach you all you need to know to create your very own plant climber to take home with you.
90 minutes, 1pm, £15, book here
Making images, making meaning
Do you want to use your creativity to plan a goal or uncover your hidden skills? Mind maps, timelines and visual wheels are fun and creative ways to plan goals and reflect on your unrecognised skills. We will discuss how these visual images can be used for self-development and self esteem.
In a supportive space, you will create a mind map, timeline or visual wheel using colour and paper. We will discuss what we uncover about ourselves and how this can help us with goals in our lives. You will take your creative colourful image home with you.
Led by Andry Anastasiou, an experienced coach and workshop facilitator.
1pm, 90 minutes, £14, book here
Make a fragranced bath bomb!
Do you want to add some fizz to your bath time?
Learn how to make your own bath bombs. Bath bombs make bathing fun and fizzy − and smell lovely. They also make a fantastic gift to give to someone else.