London Craft Week 2020 at Morley College London

When

Dates

1 May-3 May 2020

Times

Friday 1st: 18:00 - 20:00, Sunday 3rd: 11am - 3pm

Where

Morley College London, 61 Westminster Bridge Road, London, SE1 7HT

Cost

Friday: 1p on the door, Sunday: £20 via Eventbrite

Craft Week logoMorley is proud announce that we will be part of London Craft Week again.

On Friday, internationally renowned artist Felicity Aylieff will discuss the significance of clay as a form of expression and how the digital revolution of the 90’s has not reduced but actually re-newed the interested in clay craftmanship in her talk, ‘Clay Matters’.  Get your ticket for the lecture here.

Sunday sees a day of interactive craft-workshops led by well-known artisans and makers. Crafts range from making a saddle stitched purse and creating ribbon art, to pinhole photography and wood engraving.

See our full list of workshops below, all taking place on Sunday 3rd, 11am - 3pm, £20.

Workshop

Description

Tickets and further details

Moving Objects: Automata

A taster workshop learning to make objects that incorporate moving elements using simple mechanisms.

Sign up to our Automata Workshop

Colour Workshop

In this friendly hands-on session, work directly with paint, mixing colours, tints and shades.

Sign up to our Colour Workshop

Pinholes & Obscura’s - Make your own Camera Workshop!

On this fun workshop learn how to construct your very own cameras from a range of simple and cheap objects

Sign up to our Pinhole Workshop

Start Stumpwork Workshop

Make a bird, beast or fish with raised and padded embroidery techniques.

Sign up to our Start Stumpwork Workshop

Patterning Fabric Using Clamp Resist Workshop

On this fun, introductory workshop explore folding, clamping and dyeing fabric using different colour combinations.

Sign up to our Patterning Fabric Using Clamp Resist Workshop

Leatherwork: Saddle Stitched Purse Workshop

In this intense, hands on session you will learn how to make a simple zipped purse in heavy leather.

Sign up to our Leatherwork: Saddle Stitched Purse Workshop

Ribbon Art Workshop

In this hands-on session, gain the skills to make beautiful cockades that can adorn your hats or become a broach.

Sign up to our Ribbon Art Workshop

Make a Forged Brooch Workshop

Try your hand at traditional metalworking techniques to create a forged brooch.

Sign up to our Forged Brooch Workshop

Watercolour and Water Soluble Graphite Workshop

In this hands-on experimental session with artist Ruth Dupre, there will be simple demonstrations and technique experiments.

Sign up for our Watercolour and Water Soluble Graphite Workshop

Miniature Throwing Workshop

Set in the ceramic studio space. Participants will have the opportunity to experience a session throwing miniature porcelain ceramic work. Sign up to our Miniature Throwing Workshop

Raku Firing Demonstration

Come and see an exciting ceramics demo involving the fast firing and cooling of work to produce a range of dynamic and unusual glazed surfaces. 

Sign up for our FREE Raku Firing Demonstration

Drypoint Workshop

Explore drypoint printmaking and learn how different mark making achieves range of tones.

Sign up for our Drypoint Workshop
Making the Cut: Wood Engraving Workshop Spend an afternoon in the traditional world of wood engraving where you will cut your own woodblock and print from it. Sign up for our Wood Engraving Workshop
Victorian Costume and Cravat/Collar Workshop Explore the fascinating world of Victorian dress, this workshop focuses on the stitching techniques and dress of the period. Sign up for the Victorian Workshop

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