Craft Socials

Craft Socials

We are pleased to introduce artist Caroline Coates who will be running the Craft Socials programme this year.

Our socials are an opportunity to have a chat with fellow crafters and try your hand at a new craft. Cost includes a hot drink and all materials.

All sessions costs £8.00 and run on Wednesdays between 5.30 - 7.30pm and suitable for 16 years+. No booking is required, just turn up and get crafting!

Paper Roses - 14/02/2018

Wednesday 14 February 2018, 5:30pm - 7:30pm, Salford Museum & Art Gallery
£8.00, no booking required, suitable for ages 16+

Craft some delicate paper roses from a range of papers including old maps. 

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Fabric Apples - 14/03/18

Wednesday 14 March 2018, 5:30pm - 7:30pm, Salford Museum & Art Gallery
£8.00, no booking required, suitable for ages 16+

Guest Artist Nerissa Cargill-Thompson will help you create a beautiful fabric apple to use as a paperweight or pincushion. Encase a secret message at its core and embellish with embroidery and beads.

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Silk Painting - 11/04/18

Wednesday 18 April 2018, 5:30pm - 7:30pm, Salford Museum & Art Gallery
£8.00, no booking required, suitable for ages 16+

Step-by-step instructions on painting on silk. Create your own unique picture ready to display.

Note: non animal-based materials will also be available for this workshop.

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Leather Books and Key Rings 16/05/18

Wednesday 16 May 2018, 5:30pm - 7:30pm, Salford Museum & Art Gallery
£8.00, no booking required, suitable for ages 16+

Learn simple book binding techniques to create a small leather bound book and use scrap leather pieces to create key rings.

Note: non animal-based materials will also be available for this workshop.

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Sock Animals - 13/06/18

Wednesday 13 June 2018, 5:30pm - 7:30pm, Salford Museum & Art Gallery
£8.00, no booking required, suitable for ages 16+

Choose from a range of animals and learn how to create a quirky creature sewn from socks. Pigs, cows, sheep... a whole farm yard!

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Decoupage Animals - 11/07/18

Wednesday 11 July 2018, 5:30pm - 7:30pm, Salford Museum & Art Gallery
£8.00, no booking required, suitable for ages 16+

Choose from a wide range of animals and other objects to decoupage. Learn how to get the best results and create something to take home at the same time.

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