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London Craft Week - Programme Announced  2021

London Craft Week - Programme Announced  2021

July 6, 2021

Craft Central’s Week of Workshops for London Craft Week 4-10 October

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Join Craft Central for a week of diverse workshops which will include: SAORI weaving, embroidery, project mapping, sign painting, garment construction, heat-press printing, leathercraft plus more. On Thursday 7th October, join Patricia Van der Akker from The Design Trust for a workshops on Creating a Creative Sustainable Business. This workshop is suitable for new creatives but also for (very established) creative businesses that want to create a practical and sustainable plan for their business.


Now Taking Bookings Via the Craft Central Website


Introduction to Leathercraft – make a purse, belt or Airpodcase with Herin Hong

4th Monday – 9th Saturday October, daily, 3-hour slots available from 1pm

Booking necessary, £96, 1-2 spaces per session

Sew an African Wax Print A-line Skirt with Adaku Parker of Dovetailed

Monday 4th October, 10am-5pm

Booking necessary, £75, 8 spaces


From Thread to Garment - make your own bespoke lined and tailored Sakiori Kimono style jacket with Erna Janine, qualified SAORI hand weaving instructor & couture seamstress Albina from Petit Jardin London.


Monday 4th,Tuesday 5th, Wednesday 6th October, 3-day workshop, daily 10.30 am - 3.30 pm

Booking necessary, £500, 6 spaces


Introduction to Nakshi Kantha - Bengali embroidery with Rafin Jannat

Tuesday 5th October, 10.30am-1.30pm & 3pm-6pm

Booking necessary, £85, 5 spaces each session 


Introduction to Wax-Carving for jewellery with Ha Nguyen

Thursday 7th October, 10am-12pm

Booking necessary, £50, 8 spaces


Creating a Creative Sustainable Business workshop with Patricia Van den Akker of The Design Trust

Thursday 7th October, 2pm-5pm + Networking after  

Booking necessary, £25, 20 spaces


Introduction to 3-D Hand Embroidery with Jung Byun, award-winning textile artist

Friday 8th October, 10am-1.30pm

Booking necessary, £60, 8 spaces


Introduction to Projection Mapping with artist Ben Sheppee

Friday 8th October, 6.30pm-9pm

Booking necessary, £65, 8 spaces


Introduction to Heat Press Printing – with Gina Pipet of Pipet Design

Saturday 9th October, 10.00am-2.00pm                                

Booking necessary, £80, 6 spaces


For The Love of Type - lettering & sign-making workshop with MOLU Designs 

Saturday 9th October, 1.30pm-3.30pm

Booking necessary, £45, 8 spaces


Couture Embellishing - making embroidered buttons with Zina Kazban award-winning embroidery designer

Sunday 10th October, 10am-1pm

Booking necessary, £45, 8 spaces