After 12pm, Visual art, Crafts

28 events

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Bags of Art

Collect a bag of art activities from the art station, and you and your family can explore the gallery with its help and make your own art. Ages 4–12.

Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art One, Edinburgh

Sun 21 Sep

Free / 0131 624 6200

  • 14:00 – 16:00

Sun 19 Oct

Free / 0131 624 6200

  • 14:00 – 16:00

Sun 16 Nov

Free / 0131 624 6200

  • 14:00 – 16:00

Great Northern Contemporary Craft Fair

The GNCCF line-up includes over 160 selected designer-makers-many first time makers and the best emerging graduates.New for 2014 is Ornament, a curated selling exhibition of high-end collectible craft by some of the UK's most eminent practitioners.

Old Granada Studios, Manchester

Thu 9 Oct

£5–£10

  • 18:00 – 21:30

How Long Is A Piece Of String…?

The wonders of Knitting & Crochet.

Winns Gallery, London E17

Tue 16 Sep

Free

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Wed 17 Sep

Free

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Thu 18 Sep

Free

  • 12:00 – 17:00
…and 3 more dates until 21 Sep

Intermediate Screen Printing Course

A course in screen printing techniques for those who have already completed the beginners' course, or have recent similar experience.

Edinburgh Contemporary Crafts Centre

Mon 22 Sep

£240 for ten weeks / 0131 225 5248

Please note: This course runs 1 Sep–10 Nov 2014.

  • 18:30 – 21:00

Mon 29 Sep

£240 for ten weeks / 0131 225 5248

Please note: This course runs 1 Sep–10 Nov 2014.

  • 18:30 – 21:00

Mon 13 Oct

£240 for ten weeks / 0131 225 5248

Please note: This course runs 1 Sep–10 Nov 2014.

  • 18:30 – 21:00
…and 4 more dates until 10 Nov

Apartment (Style Cruise)

A hand-picked selection of UK-based designers in a Christmas selling exhibition creating an 'apartment' filled with beautiful, exciting and ingenious objects to enhance any style conscious home.

Canal, London N1

Thu 4 Dec

Free / 07866 063663

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Fri 5 Dec

Free / 07866 063663

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Sat 6 Dec

Free / 07866 063663

  • 12:00 – 18:00
…and 28 more dates until 24 Jan 2015 back to top

Behold

An exhibition of highly skilled arts and crafts from throughout the country.

The Gallery, Ripon

Sun 16 Nov

Free / 01765 689554

  • 13:00 – 17:00

Sun 23 Nov

Free / 01765 689554

  • 13:00 – 17:00

Sun 30 Nov

Free / 01765 689554

  • 13:00 – 17:00
…and 4 more dates until 28 Dec

Bookbinding Class – Japanese Stab Binding

Learn about this simple but pretty bookbinding technique at a taster class suitable for beginners. Booking is essential.

Remade in Edinburgh

Sun 12 Oct

£26 (£21) / 0131 261 5904

  • 15:30 – 18:30

The Case Of The Curious Cocktail

Foodie futurologists the Robin Collective present a cocktail-making hunt through the galleries after dark, culminating in the creation of your very own drink.

Museum Of London, EC2Y

Tue 16 Dec

£36 / 020 7001 9844

  • 19:10

Chanukah Cooking Workshop

Let your children explore Chanukah through the creative cooking. Led by Fabienne Viner-Luzzato inspired by Lemony Snicket's The Latke Who Couldn't Stop Screaming.

JW3, London NW3

Wed 24 Dec

£15 / 020 7433 8988

  • 15:00 – 16:30

Crafternoon: Fun Palace

There will be craft stations galore at JW3's Fun Palace - join Miss Art and her Cart to create something unique.

JW3, London NW3

Sun 5 Oct

Free / 020 7433 8988

  • 14:00 – 17:00
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Crafternoon: Winter Warmers

Keep out of this winter chill with this heart warming Crafternoon. Decorate socks and design cosy hats with the help of Miss Art and her crafty cart!

JW3, London NW3

Sun 28 Dec

Free / 020 7433 8988

  • 14:30 – 16:30

Crossing The Field: WWI, Football & The Christmas Truce

One of the most enduringly fascinating events of World War I is at the heart of a new exhibition marking the centenary of the War. International artists present their own perspectives of WWI, football and the humanity behind the 1914 Christmas truce.

PM Gallery And House, London W5

Tue 11 Nov

Free / 020 8567 1227

  • 13:00 – 17:00

Wed 12 Nov

Free / 020 8567 1227

  • 13:00 – 17:00

Thu 13 Nov

Free / 020 8567 1227

  • 13:00 – 17:00
…and 33 more dates until 9 Jan 2015

Current Exchanges: Dovecot and the Australian Tapestry Workshop

A celebration of the long-standing links and common philosophies between Dovecot Studios and the Australian Tapestry Workshop in Melbourne.

Dovecot Studios, Edinburgh

Tue 16 Sep

Free / 0131 550 3660

  • 12:00 – 15:00

Wed 17 Sep

Free / 0131 550 3660

  • 12:00 – 15:00

Thu 18 Sep

Free / 0131 550 3660

  • 12:00 – 15:00
…and 6 more dates until 26 Sep

Curtain Making Workshop

A workshop that teaches you window measuring; how to calculate fabric quantities, attach linings and heading tapes; and how to hem and arrange pleats? This means curtains for you. Booking is essential.

Remade in Edinburgh

Sun 26 Oct

£22 (£18) / 0131 261 5904

10% early bird booking discount until Sun 5 October with booking code EB10.

Edmund de Waal's Watermark - Private View

Unique opportunity to see Edmund de Waal's wonderful piece watermark at a free private view. There is also the opportunity to hear directly from Edmund about the piece and why he has chosen to donate this piece to the charity Prisoners Abroad. Booking is essential.

Taylor Wessing LLP, London EC4A

Mon 29 Sep

Free / 020 7561 6851

Please contact Prisoners Abroad for tickets: laura@prisonersabroad.org.uk

  • 18:30 – 20:30
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Give it a Go Fayre

The craft fayre which invites you to get your hands dirty (or full of paint, glitter and glue as the case may prove to be) and have a go at some crafts yourself. Activities on offer include making Christmas tree decorations, glass painting and needle felting.

Lanark Memorial Hall

Wed 17 Dec

Free / 01555 667999

  • 18:30 – 21:30

Introduction to Bookbinding

A ten-week introductory course in the basics of bookbinding.

Edinburgh Contemporary Crafts Centre

Wed 17 Sep

£210 for ten weeks / 0131 225 5248

Please note: This course runs 3 Sep–12 Nov, 2014, with no session on Wed 8 Oct.

Sat 20 Sep

£210 for ten weeks / 0131 225 5248

Please note: This course runs 6 Sep–15 Nov, 2014, with no session on Sat 11 Oct.

Wed 24 Sep

£210 for ten weeks / 0131 225 5248

Please note: This course runs 3 Sep–12 Nov, 2014, with no session on Wed 8 Oct.

…and 13 more dates until 15 Nov

Introduction to Jewellery Construction and Metal Work

An introduction to jewellery making, introducing the fundamental techniques.

Edinburgh Contemporary Crafts Centre

Mon 22 Sep

£220 for 10 weeks / 0131 225 5248

Please note: This course runs 1 Sep–10 Nov 2014, with no session on Mon 6 Oct.

Mon 29 Sep

£220 for 10 weeks / 0131 225 5248

Please note: This course runs 1 Sep–10 Nov 2014, with no session on Mon 6 Oct.

Mon 13 Oct

£220 for 10 weeks / 0131 225 5248

Please note: This course runs 1 Sep–10 Nov 2014, with no session on Mon 6 Oct.

…and 4 more dates until 10 Nov

Introduction to Printmaking

A ten-week course providing you with a wide range of practice in various forms of contemporary printmaking.

Edinburgh Contemporary Crafts Centre

Sat 20 Sep

£210 for ten weeks / 0131 225 5248

Please note: This course runs 6 Sep–15 Nov 2014.

  • 14:00 – 16:30

Mon 22 Sep

£210 for ten weeks / 0131 225 5248

Please note: This course runs 1 Sep–10 Nov 2014.

  • 18:30 – 21:00

Sat 27 Sep

£210 for ten weeks / 0131 225 5248

Please note: This course runs 6 Sep–15 Nov 2014.

  • 14:00 – 16:30
…and 12 more dates until 15 Nov

Introduction to Screen Printed Textiles

An introduction to the basics of screenprinting on textiles.

Edinburgh Contemporary Crafts Centre

Tue 16 Sep

£220 for ten weeks / 0131 225 5248

Please note: This course runs 2 Sep–11 Nov, 2014, with no session on Tue 7 Oct.

Tue 23 Sep

£220 for ten weeks / 0131 225 5248

Please note: This course runs 2 Sep–11 Nov, 2014, with no session on Tue 7 Oct.

Tue 30 Sep

£220 for ten weeks / 0131 225 5248

Please note: This course runs 2 Sep–11 Nov, 2014, with no session on Tue 7 Oct.

…and 5 more dates until 11 Nov back to top

Kaffe Fassett 50 Years in Colour

Celebrating the remarkable 50 year career of knitwear and textile designer, Kaffe Fassett, Aberdeen Art Gallery hosts the first major solo exhibition of his work in Scotland.

Aberdeen Art Gallery

Sun 21 Sep

Free / 01224 523700

  • 14:00 – 17:00

Monthly Sale Night

Grab a unique bargain, from random gems to vintage treasures and haberdashery.

Fara Workshop, London N1

Sun 19 Oct

Free

  • 17:00 – 20:00

Thu 13 Nov

Free

  • 17:00 – 20:00

Thu 11 Dec

Free

  • 17:00 – 20:00

One Body/One Sound Private View

One Body/One Sound is a sensory exhibition which takes inspiration from nature, with works produced by children, adults with learning disabilities, children with autism, the elderly in care homes and prisoners.

Sutton Life Centre

Fri 17 Oct

Free

  • 17:00 – 20:00

Paper Cut: Exhibition Launch Night

A spectacular new works by 25 of the world's most critically acclaimed paper craft illustrators, an extraordinary new exhibition presented by notable paper craft illustrator Owen Gildersleeve

The Proud Archivist, London N1

Tue 16 Sep

Free / 020 7749 6852

  • 18:00 – 22:00

Wed 17 Sep

Free / 020 7749 6852

  • 18:00 – 22:00

Thu 18 Sep

Free / 020 7749 6852

  • 18:00 – 22:00
…and 7 more dates until 25 Sep

Parallax Art Fair

The biggest Parallax Art Fair yet.

Chelsea Old Town Hall, London SW3

Fri 24 Oct

Free / 020 7254 4054

  • 13:00 – 18:00

Sat 25 Oct

Free / 020 7254 4054

  • 13:00 – 18:00