Join us at Craft Central for our Open Studios and Winter Market. Kick off your Christmas shopping and buy handcrafted gifts from our creative studios based at The Forge and our wider network of designer-makers! Come and meet our creative community for this seasonal event.
Take part in family-friendly drop-in workshops and visit our Japanese pop-up Café - Gu Choki Pan - for hot drinks and baked goods.
The Forge’s creative residents who will be opening and selling from their private studios to the public where they can learn about their practice and gain creative appreciation.
The Winter Market will feature work by makers selected from Craft Central’s network of designer-makers who will be selling from our impressive gallery space Products ranging from home accessories, fashion and jewellery to ceramics, stationery, prints, textiles and more will be on offer.
There is be affordable, family friendly, drop-in workshops; On Saturday, Georgia Bosson will be holding a block printing workshop. Print your own fabric or wrapping paper with stylish, bespoke, hand carved, printing blocks. On Sunday, studio holder, Soumya Thomas of Molu Designs, will be leading a letter painting workshop; paint a punchy initial onto a wooden coaster.
We hope you can join us for this fun, festival event
Saturday 20 November 11am-6pm
Sunday 21 November 11am- 5pm