BARGAIN ALERT: SAMPLE & SECONDS SALE
Join us for what will hopefully be a beautiful summer’s day at Mercato Metropolitano on Sat 3rd and Sun 4th August. Our traders will be mainly selling reduced priced items, one off samples, slight seconds or end of line items. Be sure to come on down to grab a fantastic bargain from our independent creatives - different traders each day!
SATURDAY 3RD AUGUST
Workshops on Saturday 3rd August:
11am - 2pm - FREE - Collage Nostalgia with artist Naomi Vona.
Join the Italian artist Naomi Vona for a Saturday afternoon of collage fun. The event will be focused on altering by hand vintage portraits, and to give a brand new life to these forgotten memories. The artist will lead the workshop offering guidance and knowledge of her processes and techniques for manipulating images. A variety of unusual colourful materials will be provided, including vintage photographs and postcards. We encourage you to bring your own photographs and memories to customise as well.
2.30 - 5pm - Make Your Own Macrame Plant Hanger with Peanut Butter Dreams
Making your first macramé plant hanger is a project that may seem difficult at first. Not to worry though! Once you’ve learned the basics, you will be able to master this boho-chic trend in no time. Join Amaia from Peanut Butter Dreams to learn the three basic types of knots that you need then dive into making your very own macramé plant hanger! No previous experience required!
We’ll be joined by the following talented artists and makers on Saturday 3rd August:
SUNDAY 4TH AUGUST
Workshops on Sunday 4th August:
11am - 2pm: FREE, drop-in heart mobile making workshop with Little Dot Loves
Join Kate and Camilla to cut, stick and glue your way through the rainbow! Explore your creativity and no need to book, just drop in any time.
2.30 - 4.30pm: Plant pot marbling with PupTart.
Do you love making pretty things and getting messy at the same time? This workshop is definitely for you, then. With each ticket, you will receive 3 x terracotta pots to marble of various sizes and additional paper to marble if you have time. Hannah will guide you through the marbling process and then it'll be all about having fun and experimenting with colour and pattern.
We will be joined by these brilliant artists and makers on Sunday: