Festival crepe paper flowers workshop

29th June 2019
Drop in (30 min)

£5 (all materials included)

Royal Greenwich Get Together – Community Festival and Armed Forces Day
Number One Street (on The Royal Arsenal)
Woolwich
London
SE18

We are collaborating with Royal Arsenal Farmers Market & GCDA to bring a Makers Market and Creative Workshops to the Royal Greenwich Get Together – Community Festival and Armed Forces Day

In this 30 min workshop you’ll learn how to make summer festival crepe paper flowers with Mary Jane Makes, author of Chic on a Shoestring and The Modern Girl’s Guide to Hat Making. In this 30 min workshop you will learn how to make a gorgeous crepe paper flower that can be used on a summer floral headdress, a buttonhole, or why not add a little personal touch to a wrapped gift for someone! 

Mary Jane Baxter is a milliner, maker and writer. She’s currently writing a new book called Sew on the Go all about her adventures around Europe in her amazing Mobile Makery. This woman is an all round creative genius, arrive early to book your time slot! 

All ages and all abilities welcome (children under 6 to be accompanied by an adult)

Paper plant pot making & grow your own food demo

29th June 2019
drop in (12-2pm)
Free

Royal Greenwich Get Together – Community Festival and Armed Forces Day
Number One Street (on The Royal Arsenal)
Woolwich
London
SE18

We are collaborating with Royal Arsenal Farmers Market & GCDA to bring a Makers Market and Creative Workshops to the Royal Greenwich Get Together – Community Festival and Armed Forces Day

GCDA Community gardener Kevin Godby will be hosting a drop workshop where you and your family / friends can learn how to make a paper pot in seconds and take home your new creation with a little seedling. You’ll be able to use this skill home and say goodbye to plastic pots and slugs lurking in the pile of old pots in the garden! This simple, cost effective process will also create much less root disturbance at planting out time and is great for young gardeners development of fine motor skills!

Kevin will also be bringing a selection of rooted mint cuttings, spring onions and watercress as well as soaked peas (the type intended for cooking to make mushy peas) to show you how easy it is to grow food to eat!

This workshop will show you how easy it is to grow produce at home, even with next to no space and minimal cost!

‘Sharing Smiles’ – creative writing & drawing workshop

29th June 2019
Drop in 
(2-6pm)
Free (all materials included)

Royal Greenwich Get Together – Community Festival and Armed Forces Day
Number One Street (on The Royal Arsenal)
Woolwich
London
SE18

We are collaborating with Royal Arsenal Farmers Market & GCDA to bring a Makers Market and Creative Workshops to the Royal Greenwich Get Together – Community Festival and Armed Forces Day

The wonderful team behind Greenwich & Bexley Compassionate Neighbour will be running this awesome workshop where you can get creative and send a letter to someone in your local community who is feeling isolated or lonely.

Sharing smiles is an all ages workshop created to help people feel connected in the community. Write a letter, tell a joke, draw a funny picture – whatever you want to help to cheer someone up in Greenwich.

All ages and all abilities welcome (children under 6 to be accompanied by an adult)

Design your own PRIDE flag

29th June 2019
Drop in 
Free (all materials included)

Royal Greenwich Get Together – Community Festival and Armed Forces Day
Number One Street (on The Royal Arsenal)
Woolwich
London
SE18

We are collaborating with Royal Arsenal Farmers Market & GCDA to bring a Makers Market and Creative Workshops to the Royal Greenwich Get Together – Community Festival and Armed Forces Day

Big kids and little kids will be able to get creative in our flag making workshop. You’ll be given a fabric flag and a selection of non-toxic paints & pre-cut potato print lettering to create your very own multi-coloured flag inspired by the painted rainbow road crossings in Greenwich, in support of PRIDE in London!

All ages and all abilities welcome (children under 6 to be accompanied by an adult)