Arts and Crafts

Virtual Sculpture Workshop

Join artists Studio Above&Below in creating Augmented Reality sculptures through story-telling, experimentation and mind-mapping. For children aged 8 - 14

The Art of Alteration

Bring along an item of clothing that doesn’t fit, is never worn, or is broken and learn to alter it yourself

Stop motion workshop with Tim Allen

Create your own plasticine characters and see how the magic of animation brings them to life! For children aged 8-12 years

Puppet Making and Stop Motion for Kids

This is a short and very fun stop-motion animation workshop for kids who want to have fun while learning how to make a plasticine puppet and make a small animated film

Oil Painting Workshop with Joanna Turland 

Discover the joy of oil paint during this two hour workshop covering mixing colours, mediums, mark making, application and different techniques

Ceramics on the Wheel

This beginner’s private lesson is the perfect way to create your own hand-made ceramic pots.  Explaining each stage, Amanda will help you create two pots to be fired and taken home

Potter's Wheel Taster Session

An ideal workshop to relax and learn new skills. Get hands-on and practice fundamental pottery skills, with experienced tutors on hand to offer practical tips and guidance

Bum Bag Making Workshop

Kathinka will teach you how to make a Bum bag from materials and fabric, all of which will be provided. Just turn up, it's free and no experience is needed!

Kathinka Open Studios

Kathinka custom-creates clothes for women. Her studio at Trinity Buoy Wharf will be open to the public over the festival weekend

Artyface Open Studios

Artyface works with schools, councils, businesses and the community to make murals, specialising in mosaics and ceramics. Their studio space at Trinity Buoy Wharf will be open across the weekend

Watercolour Workshop

This workshop will explore different watercolour painting techniques. Gillian will guide you through using easy to follow step-by-step demonstrations and encourage you to eventually create your own style

Artist at Work: Elizabeth Cope

Join Elizabeth Cope as she works with a live model to create a distinct portrait, learn from her expertise as she takes you through a fast paced example of her process