Something to Say Family Workshops | At Blackwell – the Arts & Crafts House

Date(s) - 06/08/2022
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Cumbria for Kids

Something to Say Family Workshops

Running across the summer holidays there are creative workshops for families taking place at Blackwell – the Arts & Crafts house. Please check dates & times below and via the workshop links provided.

There’s a chance to try letterpress printing, develop mending and sustainability skills and make climate protest zines.

Some events are bookable and some are drop-in. Part of the ‘Something to Say’ series of creative activities for children, young people and families at Lakeland Arts.

Letterpress printing
Vega Brannan shows you how to use old fashioned letterpress printing to make modern day protest signs. Suitable for ages 7
26-30 Jul | 12-1pm | 1.30-2.30pm | 3-4pm

CLIMart Stitch sessions
Get creative exploring issues affecting our climate and be part of a creative protest this summer
Every Tuesday from 2-30 Aug: 12-4pm

MENDING sessions (MEND on the move)
Try your hand at visible mending, good old-fashioned darning, Sashiko and Boro inspired embroidery and patching with our MEND maker Amy.
Every Thursday from 4 Aug-1 Sept: 12-4pm

Venue: Blackwell, Bowness-on-Windermere, Cumbria, LA23 3JT

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