Events

Norfolk's celebration of creativity is back 13-21 April. See what's on, and book for inspiring talks and workshops!

Apr 2024

Try something new, develop your skills and explore your creativity with a workshop!

Spend a few hours learning spinning, crochet, macrame, rug making, printing, portrait drawing, watercolour painting, and more. A treat for yourself, gift for a loved one, or a fabulous activity for you and some friends.

  • Embroidered satellite on fabric
    Sun 21 Apr

    Stitching Satellites and Stars

    A whole planet collaboration between stitchers and scientists.

    Exhibit
    Textiles
    Free
    Drop-in
  • Close up of crochet lace with wording 'Privilege, Criticism, Culture' on
    Sun 21 Apr

    Tawdry, by Sophie Neville

    Women's work, appearance and expectations.

    Exhibit
    Textiles
    Free
    Drop-in
  • Mixed recycled materials
    Sun 21 Apr

    Totally Rubbish Art

    Granny Plastic weaves and loops with the unrecyclable.

    Exhibit
    Upcycle
    Free
    Drop-in
  • Lantern with 'Hate crimes significantly increase HIV/AIDS' written on it
    Sun 21 Apr

    Dark Lanterns

    Casting light on one hundred years of hate crimes.

    Exhibit
    Paint/Draw
    Make/Craft
    Free
    Drop-in
  • Embroidered hearts with writing on
    Sun 21 Apr

    The 'Norfolk' Grenfell Quilt

    Our county's messages of support.

    Exhibit
    Upcycle
    Textiles
    Free
    Drop-in
    Wellbeing
  • What's On Today - Sat 20 April

    Looking for a quick run-down of what you can see and do at the Makers Festival today? Look no further!

    Demonstration
    Exhibit
    Free Activity
    Workshop
    Talk
    Drop-in
    Free
    Online event
    Wellbeing
    Display
    Make/Craft
    Paint/Draw
    Print
    Textiles
    Upcycle
    Yarn
    Fringe event
  • child's hands and coloured craft materials

    Crafts and Colouring

    For the young... and young at heart!

    Make/Craft
    Free Activity
    Free
    Drop-in
    Paint/Draw
  • Hand holding a sewing needle and thread.

    ReDo Norfolk: Simple Mending Techniques

    Learn how to hem and re-place a button.

    Workshop
    Upcycle
    Free Activity
    Textiles
    Free
  • Painting of a person's face wearing a bright yellow collage crown with a bandage on their nose.

    Expression With Paints

    Join teenage artist Georgia Rowles and explore your creativity.

    Free Activity
    Paint/Draw
    Free
    Drop-in
  • A blue and white piece of fabric with beading and appliques, with the name

    Stitching Memories

    Stitch, embroider or crochet to create a tribute to a loved one.

    Free Activity
    Textiles
    Make/Craft
    Free
    Drop-in
    Wellbeing

Try something new, develop your skills and explore your creativity with a workshop!

Spend a few hours learning spinning, crochet, macrame, rug making, printing, portrait drawing, watercolour painting, and more. A treat for yourself, gift for a loved one, or a fabulous activity for you and some friends.