Makers' Month Activities
Sun 18 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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Sun 18 & Mon 19 Mar
Find out what Anteros has to offer by joining them at Makers' Month and trying your hand at a variety of skills. Anteros Foundation, in Norwich, specialises in short courses in fine art skills, particularly drawing, painting and sculpture. Anteros Arts Foundation is a charity for the promotion of the arts in Norfolk.
Interested in learning more? Book on the Anteros workshop for 6-12 years - Art History Paper Dolls (3 Apr)
Sun 18 Mar
The Norwich Urban Sketchers are holding their monthly sketch crawl at Makers' Month today where they'll be documenting the event and surroundings. Urban Sketchers is a worldwide community of artists that draw on location, indoors or out, capturing what they see from direct observation. If you want to have a go at sketching with the Urban Sketchers, you can join some of their members for free tuition and guidance on Fri 23 and Sun 25 Mar.
Treehouse Festival Taster Treehouse Festival will be rescheduled due to the weather but we have lots of family friendly activities in the warm atrium.
Join the team behind the Treehouse Festival to explore traditional crafting skills, such as green woodworking, carpentry and whittling. You can also meet a working swordsmith and explore eco building techniques. Come and meet the Festival team, see local craftspeople at work, taste the homemade dahls and find out about the 2018 festival.
Print to the People
Sat 17 & Sun 18 Mar
Meet expert tutors from Print to the People, an artist led, social enterprise based in Norwich and dedicated to the production and promotion of traditional printmaking processes. The team are at Makers Month answering your questions about all things print and demonstrating various printmaking techniques.
Make a Printed Notebook with Artpocket
Sun 18 Mar
Join Artpocket to create a hand printed and stitched pocket notebook. Design your own personalised front cover using printed imagery and text. This is a free, family activity. Artpocket is an organisation which delivers a diverse programme of accredited and leisure courses in all areas of art, design and craft from their studios in Norwich.
Interested in learning more? Book on an Artpocket workshop - Gelli Plate Printing (22 Mar) | Japanese Book Binding (22 Mar) | Japanese Book Binding Family Workshop (29 Mar)
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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