Suggestions for how Makers' Month can Support your Arts Award Explore journey:
Part A: Inspire
Learn a new skill and take part in some of the free drop-in activities at Makers' Month including crochet, knitting, drawing, printing, painting, quilting, embroidery, weaving, spinning, sugarcraft, batik, bookbinding, feltmaking, animation and more!
To book a place on one of the artist led workshops click here
Part B: Explore
Meet the Makers! Speak to one of the many Makers' Month contributors about their work and learn more about the artists by exploring their websites. A full list of these can be found here www.theforumnorwich.co.uk/makersmonth/contributors
Attend one of the Makers' Month lunchtime talks such as Esme Young on Saturday 17 March. Learn about Esme’s career in costume design and fashion and about her experience as a judge on the BBC’s Great British Sewing Bee. Tickets are £8 (£5 for over 60s and students) and must be booked in advance by visiting Eventbrite
Visit the Woman’s Hour Craft Prize Exhibition and discover more about the artists here
Part C: Create
Be inspired by the Makers' Month exhibitions. Identify techniques or processes you would like to try and create work at home or back at school in response to the artworks you have seen.
Make your own artwork at one of the many bookable workshops, click here