We offer one of workshops, courses and one to one tutorials in a range of crafts around the island.
August Craft Club
Tuesday 22nd August – lesser hall, Whiting Bay
Decorating glass with straw silk paper. Bring your glassware to decorate and we will provide the rest. £6 to include materials and refreshments.
BRAND NEW ‘ARRAN CRAFTS FAYRE’
We are delighted to be hosting a brand new monthly craft fayre for makers living on the island. This fayre will also include a different ‘Make and Take’ mini workshop each month and a chance to catch up with ‘crafty friends’. Dates through to October are –
Tuesday 20th June (all 11-3pm)
Tuesday 18th July
Tuesday 22nd August
Tuesday 19th September
Tuesday 24th October
If you would like a stall please contact us and we will send you a booking form. Thank you.
July Craft Club
Tuesday 11th July – lesser hall Whiting Bay
June Craft Club
Tuesday June 13th 10-12pm Lesser Hall, Whiting Bay
This is a charity club event making wee felt animals to raise funds for the Duke of Edinburgh. £6 to include all materials and refreshments and all very welcome.
A wee jolly to Machrie tea rooms is planned for Thursday 11th May at 11am. This is a chance for the management collective to chat but anyone interested in craft, tea or cake is very welcome to join us. If you need a lift just message us as there are several cars going.
Next Craft Club
Tuesday 15th May 10-12pm Lesser hall, Whiting Bay
All things beads. We are going to make a couple of pieces of simple jewellery. All most welcome. £6 to include all materials and refreshments.
A wee jolly to the new Velo Cafe in Lagg on Tuesday 11th April at 11am for tea and cake and a catch up on projects. All lost welcome. If you need a lift just message us and we can arrange that.
Craft Club – Sewing machine skills – make a bag
Tuesday 25th April – Lesser hall, Whiting Bay 10-12pm
£6 to include all materials and refreshments. New member joining fee £2.50
Tuesday 14th March 10-12pm
Lesser Hall, Whiting Bay
Making fabric & paper flowers to decorate a twiggy wreath to welcome spring.
£2.50 to join our club – giving you a discount card. £6 per session to include all materials and refreshments.
Monday 27th March
Crafting for Charity – Mary’s Meals
Lamlash Church community
Lamlash church hall
Tuesday 14th February 10-12 Lesser hall Whiting Bay
A handmade card for someone special – see details about the club below
Charity Crafting for Mary’s Meals
Glen Ester Community
Tuesday 17th January 10-11.30am @ Lesser hall, Whiting Bay
This club has a charity focus for Mary’s Meals who support children in Africa by sending out backpacks full of essentials and items to aid learning. In our club we are going to decorate pencil cases and raise funds for coloured pencils. As no two pencil cases will be the same it will make a lovely surprise when the children open their back pack. Craft Club sessions cost just £6 to include all materials and tea/coffee and cake. To join costs £2.50 which entitles you to a Crafts and Company discount card.
Christmas Crafts Day
Tuesday 6th December, the lesser hall, Whiting Bay
Join us for a day of craft making with a distinct Christmas theme. We will also be fundraising for the charity RNLI. More details on our events facebook page. xx
CALL FOR HELP!
‘Mirrors for Mind’ A crafternoon for charity ‘Mind’ that supports people with mental illness. Come and learn mixed media techniques and decorate a mirror to take home afterwards. All profits to the charity. Tea/coffee and lots of cake!
Monday 24th October 2-4pm, lesser hall, Whiting Bay
Limited places – advance booking is recommended. Contact us to book a place now! xx
Charity Craft Workshop
Tuesday 23rd August 2016 1.30-4.30pm
Whiting Bay Village Hall.
Making dresses for wee girls in Africa. No previous craft experience necessary. Let’s see how many dresses we can make in three hours!