Build a garden in a bottle workshop – 15th June

12.30pm / 2.00pm / 3.30pm (1 hour)
£30 (all materials included)

The Exchange,
The Old Library,
Walnut Tree Road,
Erith,
DA8 1RS

Learn how to build a garden in a bottle with Little Drop of Green. Terrariums are a quirky twist on your indoor plant. They are self-sustaining ecosystems built inside glass containers and need little to no maintenance. They are perfect for busy city life plant addicts and a great way to personalise your space. 
 

In this workshop you’ll get a detailed introduction into the world of terrariums before you are given tools and components to create your very own terrarium through a step by step guided workshop, followed by tips and tricks to experiment and care for your latest creation. You will have a choice of basic container and two plants, you can decide to upgrade to larger containers or more plants on the day if you wish at an additional cost.

 

  • Introduction to terrariums
  • Build your own terrarium
  • Care
  • Question & Answer

The workshops will set you up and we promise that once you have had a taster, you are sure to be addicted to this fun new hobby. 

BOOK HERE
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Geometric Necklace Workshop – 02nd February 2019

12.30pm – 1.5 hours
£15.00 (Inc all materials)
Suitable for all over 11 years (Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult)
Join Nonia of Pink Mushroom at her bespoke geometric necklace workshop. Design and create your very own hexagon statement necklace reflecting current seasonal trends, or simply your favourite colours and patterns.
This workshop is for the bold, the minimalist and those who simply love to relax with art therapy.

FREE Wine & Cheese Tasting Workshop – 02 February 2019

From 3PM onwards
FREE
Open to all over 18 years of age.
Join Luca from Lento Of London who will talk you through their range of artisan wines whilst you sample their wine and then get creative to find your favourite wine/cheese pairing.
 ‘’We’re not wine snobs at Lento of London – so expect a relaxed, approachable session.‘’
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Build A Terrarium – 06 April

12.00pm / 13.00pm / 14.00pm / 15.00pm /16.00pm (1 hour) 
£37.90 adults (2 for £64.55) / £21.91 kids (all materials included)

Street Feast,
Hawker House,
Canada St,
London SE16 7PJ

Learn how build your own terrarium with Huong – founder of District Terrain!

You’ll get an detailed introduction into the world of terrariums before you are given tools and components to create your very own terrarium. Houng will guide you with step by step instructions followed by tips and tricks on how to look after your latest creation.

TO BOOK:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/early-easter-terrarium-workshop-tickets-56195172273

 

Make felt Easter Eggs – 06 April

Drop-in
£5.00 all welcome

Street Feast,
Hawker House,
Canada St,
London SE16 7PJ

Join Mec and Marcia, yarn and felt super stars and founders of Yarnarama who will be hosting their Easter Egg felting workshop.

Using organic, naturally dyed Merino Wool fibre, soap and water, you’ll rub the fibres together and form them into egg shapes. You can make up to 3 eggs! Keep them for yourself, or gift them.

If you haven’t tried felting, now’s your chance! This super relaxing craft is great to unwind with a glass of wine or perfect for the kids to practice a new craft…while you enjoy a glass of wine!

Pick your favorite colour and get felting! This workshop is suitable and welcome to adults & accompanied children from 5+.

TO BOOK:

https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/make-felted-easter-eggs-saturday-6th-april-tickets-57289907656

Learn how to Macramé – 4th May

12.00 / 15.00pm (2 hours)
£35.00 (all materials included)

Street Feast,
Hawker House,
Canada St,
London SE16 7PJ

In this fun 2 hour workshop you will learn the traditional rope knotting technique of Macramé by making your very own plant hanger to take home.

You will be guided through each stage of the process, using a variety of knots to create your hanger. Everything you need will be provided and after two hours of crafting fun you will leave feeling the buzz of creating something with your own hands and with the skills to recreate them at home.

This workshop is ideal for plant lovers who want to create beautiful displays for their growing collection of houseplants!

If you’d like to pre-book a colour check out @miyamakes instagram and message her directly to reserve!

TO BOOK:

https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/macrame-plant-hanger-workshop-for-beginners-tickets-59356052551?aff=ebapi

 

 

Wooden toy workshop – 04th May

Drop in (30 mins Teepee / 50 mins Teepee & Wooden Toy Set)
£15.00 / £25.00 (all materials included)

Street Feast,
Hawker House,
Canada St,
London SE16 7PJ

Become a toy maker for the day with Fany, the founder of Les Petits Félix, founder of Les Petits Felix – The wooden toys workshop
THE BUNNY AND ITS TRIBE : Make and customise a fabric Teepee & personalise your wooden bunny character with Native Indian Props.

What will you be provided with?

  • 1 Teepee kit : 1 plain 100 % cotton tent (choose 1 from among 3 colours) to paint with provided stamps stamps : leaf, star, sun, cloud, zigzag, moon. 5 wooden sticks with cord to build the teepee structure1
  • Teepee kit (above) + 1 wooden bunny + props : Head band with felted feathers to plug Indian stick to customise with : ribbons, wool threads, felted leaves, feather and fish.

What will you take home from this workshop?

  • A unique wooden toy set
  • Basics knowledge of birch plywood, FSC source & mills How each toy is cut, the sanding process and the different grits used to obtain a perfect and smooth finish. There will be sanded and un-sanded parts for you to feel the difference. – Guidance to associate colours, patterns and textures to make a trendy and unique toy to play with or as a room decoration.
  • Play with eco-friendly materials: wool, cotton fabric, FSC wood, paint (All certified – child safe).
  • Nurture your imagination through small world play: develop creative thinking skills and language building. You are imagining, and while doing so I will encourage you to talk out loud and using vocabulary. You will create a life scene to play with and bring back home.

DOES NOT include wood cutting for safety reasons. All set come already cut ready to build and customise.

For any booking you will get 10% off any toys of the brand to complete your Mini World Collection (valid same day)

BOOK HERE

Feminist embroidery workshop – 15th June

14.00-16.00pm (2 hours)
£32 (all materials included)

The Exchange,
The Old Library,
Walnut Tree Road,
Erith,
DA8 1RS

Friends, feminists and crafters, lend us your ears! Always wanted to try embroidery but don’t know where to start? Come learn embroidery with Niamh from Wimperis Embroidery.

Niamh been an embroidery artist for over 5 years, champion embroidery as a calming act of self care and she has most recently been seen on the BBC2 program The Victorian House Of Arts and Crafts.

In this Feminist Embroidery Workshop Niamh will teach you 5 key stitches that can be used in lots of different ways. She has designed 3 new patterns for you to choose from, “feminist”, “grow”, and “shine”. You’ll be stitching on 100% cotton using DMC embroidery threads. Pick your pattern and your thread colours and Niamh help with the rest. This is a 2 hour workshop, and you’ll get to keep your work, including your own 4” Elbese embroidery hoop (a small company who make world renowned embroidery hoops, they’re actually based in the village that Niamh’s grandparents live!).

This is an all gender, all age, all ability workshop, so please, come along and discover how brilliant embroidery is! Find her work at Wimperis.co.uk or on Instagram @WimperisEmbroidery

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Wooden toy workshop – 16th June

Drop in or pre-book (30 mins Teepee / 50 mins Teepee & Wooden Toy Set)
£15.00 / £25.00 (all materials included)

The Exchange,
The Old Library,
Walnut Tree Road,
Erith,
DA8 1RS

Become a toy maker for the day with Fany, the founder of Les Petits Félix, founder of Les Petits Felix – The wooden toys workshop
THE BUNNY AND ITS TRIBE : Make and customise a fabric Teepee & personalise your wooden bunny character with Native Indian Props.

What will you be provided with?

  • 1 Teepee kit : 1 plain 100 % cotton tent (choose 1 from among 3 colours) to paint with provided stamps stamps : leaf, star, sun, cloud, zigzag, moon. 5 wooden sticks with cord to build the teepee structure1
  • Teepee kit (above) + 1 wooden bunny + props : Head band with felted feathers to plug Indian stick to customise with : ribbons, wool threads, felted leaves, feather and fish.

What will you take home from this workshop?

  • A unique wooden toy set
  • Basics knowledge of birch plywood, FSC source & mills How each toy is cut, the sanding process and the different grits used to obtain a perfect and smooth finish. There will be sanded and un-sanded parts for you to feel the difference. – Guidance to associate colours, patterns and textures to make a trendy and unique toy to play with or as a room decoration.
  • Play with eco-friendly materials: wool, cotton fabric, FSC wood, paint (All certified – child safe).
  • Nurture your imagination through small world play: develop creative thinking skills and language building. You are imagining, and while doing so I will encourage you to talk out loud and using vocabulary. You will create a life scene to play with and bring back home.

DOES NOT include wood cutting for safety reasons. All set come already cut ready to build and customise.

For any booking you will get 10% off any toys of the brand to complete your Mini World Collection (valid same day)