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    Makers' Month Activities 2018

    March 23

    Makers' Month Activities

    Fri 23 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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    Sketching with Julie Bolus 
    Fri 23 & Sun 25 Mar

    Join local artist Julie Bolus and friends, who will show you the basics of sketching or help improve your skills. Julie is a member of the Urban Sketchers, a worldwide community of artists that draw on location, indoors or out, capturing what we see from direct observation. Norwich has an urban sketchers group that meet monthly. It's free to join and beginners are welcome.

    Interested in learning more? Book on a Julie Bolus workshop - Urban Sketchers Workshop (28 Mar) 


    Petal and Purl 
    Mon 19 to Sun 25 Mar

    Petal and Purl is a new crafting group from the village of Caston, in Norfolk, who are working towards an extravagant knitting festival in their village in 2019. They're at Makers' Month for seven days, not only to provide free demonstrations and activities, but also to recruit new members to help with their big plans. Take a seat and have a go at making flowers, bunting and food from knitted squares.

    Interested in learning more? Book on a Petal and Pearl workshop - Extreme Pom Pom Making (19, 20, 21 Mar) 


    Pottery with Richard Wilks 
    Fri 23 & Sat 24 Mar

    Let artist Richard Wilks show you how to make handbuilt ceramics and how to use a potter's wheel. Try your hand at decorating pots. Richard teaches in various schools and institutions and offers courses for beginners and experienced artists. 


    Printing with Andy Hibberd 
    Wed 21 to Sun 25 Mar

    Andy Hibberd is a mixed media artist with a passion for lino printing and wood carving. Watch him at work and try out some of the skills yourself. 

    Interested in learning more? Book on a Andy Hibberd workshop - Lino Cutting with Andy Hibberd (1 Apr)


    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.



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