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    Makers' Month Activities 2018

    March 16

    Makers' Month Activities

    Fri 16 Mar | 10am - 4pm | FREE

    There’s something different every day at Makers’ Month. Below are today's free activities - come in and have a go! 

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    Watercolour with Gill Starkie 
    Fri 16 & Sat 17 Mar

    Join Norfolk artist Gill Starkie to learn how to paint using watercolours. Gill loves the freedom of watercolour painting and enjoys being inspired by Norfolk's skies, beaches and seascapes. She describes herself as a 'mobile artist' and likes to encourage others to carry a pad and small watercolour set when exploring.

    Interested in learning more? Book on a Gill Starkie workshop - Watercolour with Gill Starkie (23 Mar)

    Norwich Sugarcraft Association
    Fri 16 & Sat 17 Mar

    Take your cake decoration to a new level, with the help of the Norwich Sugarcraft Association from the British Sugarcraft Guild. There'll be plenty of inspiration for Easter as well as information about how to get involved in the Association's regular meetings and charity work.

    Norfolk Quilters
    Mon 12 to Sun 18 Mar

    Take a seat with the Norfolk Quilters and let them show you how to make a small piece of patchwork. You can take this away with you or donate it to be sewn into a quilt to raise money for charity. If you have already embarked on a quilting project and have hit a snag, bring your work in and speak to the experts.

    Interested in learning more? Book on a Norfolk Quilters workshop - Make a Mug Rug (12 Mar)  Trapunto with Colour (13 Mar) Foundation Paper Piecing (14 Mar) Japanese Folded Patchwork (14 Mar)

    Felt Flowers with Norfolk Community Learning Services 
    Fri 16 & Fri 23 Mar

    Norfolk County Council runs a wide variety of creative adult learning courses. Make a felt flower today. Suitable for all ages. All materials provided.

    Norfolk Community Learning Services are offering free activities on 26, 27 Mar and 4, 5, 6, 7 Apr.

    Craft Bank Tree of Life 
    Mon 12 to Sun 18 Mar

    Help create an inspiring tree of life by adding a decorated leaf, representing a positive memory or personal achievement. Craft Bank is a Norwich based organisation that encourages people with learning disabilities or mental health issues to explore the benefits of getting involved in art and craft activities.

    Interested in learning more? Book on a Craft Bank workshop - Introduction to Screen Printing (26 & 27 Mar) 

    Norwich Fashion Week Fringe 
    Mon 12 to Sun 18 Mar

    The first week of Makers’ Month coincides with the Norwich Fashion Week Fringe. Six days of events across the city highlighting the creativity and diversity of fashion and style in Norwich. 


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