Get crafty at our Brixton Market this weekend!
On Saturday 3rd & Sunday 4th December we are heading back to The Dogstar for our Brixton Christmas Market (11am-5pm) and as well as the best selection of designer makers for your shopping pleasure, we will also have some great craft workshops for you to join in while you sip on mulled wine and listen to great tunes!
Make something for your home or create an extra special handmade gift for a loved one whilst learning new skills, win win!
To see the full trader listing click the links below -
Saturday 3rd December - My Blooming Day Modern Christmas Wrapping Workshop
At this gift wrapping workshop you can learn techniques to give that gift the “Wow Factor”. You’ll go away with a box ready for your gift to be popped straight inside, ready to give to your loved one.
You will learn origami techniques, embroidery tags techniques plus ideas for wrapping gift treats that you can then utilise in all your Christmas wrapping to create swoon worthy looking presents under the tree!
£12, drop-in at any point during the market (11am - 5pm)
Sunday 4th December - Peas & Needles Weaving Workshop
Join Lucy from Peas & Needles to learn the basic techniques needed to create your own wall hanging. This class is ideal for beginners who are interested in learning the basics of weaving on a lap loom and will cover how to warp up a loom including how to get the tension right. Finally you will learn how to make tassels to give your wall hanging a simple fringe finish.
It will cover various weaving techniques which Lucy will talk you through step by step throughout the lesson.
£10 , pre-booking required. Classes at 11am, 1pm and 3pm - to book your place click here.
Sunday 4th December - Portable Print Studio Screenprinting workshop
Get creative and screen print your very own T-shirt or Tote bag. Using the mono screen print technique participants can choose a preferred design from a selection of pre-exposed screens and create a unique one-off print by painting various colours directly onto the screen. Creating a multicoloured print with just one pull of the squeegee!
11am - 5pm, £7 - £20, drop in.