Our January window highlights all the courses and events that we’ll be doing throughout spring and there’s quite a bit to choose from; swishing, sewing, recycled plastics, button box jewellery,… Read more Our January window created to inspire →
January is time to clear out the old So why not come along and recycle it at The Making House. Our first ‘plastic fantastic’ course of the year is on Sunday 22nd January, so come along and recycle all those Christmas shopping bags in to vases, cuffs or flowers. Our button box jewellery course is designed for you to create fantastic new jewellery from buttons, broken bits of jewellery and bits and bobs found lurking in pots and drawers. You can also start bringing items for our swishing event in… Read more Spring at The Making House →
and what have we done? Loads; Christmas disappeared in a blur!
Seriously busy build up to Christmas with Bags2riches and The Making House. I’ve been doing events all around the Burton and Nottingham area promoting The Making House as well as… Read more Busy Christmas at Nottingham Market and beyond →
For Saturday’s Halloween drop in I donned my witches day wear and got out my plastics cauldron to magically create some spooky Halloween lanterns from recycled plastic bags. It turned out to be a… Read more Spooky Plastic →
Great write up in The Burton Mail last night on what I hope to be doing from The Making House , less sure about the picture, but then it’s about the work not me! Published: 26/10/2011 08:00 Artist Anna offers to talk rubbish to schoolchildren by KATIE BOWLER http://www.burtonmail.co.uk/News/Artist-Anna-offers-to-talk-rubbish-to-schoolchildren-25102011.htm Katie Bowler, the reporter will also be coming to our Button Box Jewellery workshop on Saturday 5th November to have a go at making some jewellery and find out what The Making House is all about. There are still places left for… Read more Anna Offers To Talk Rubbish To Schoolchildren →
I gave my first talk in Burton to the newly established Burton WiRE group, (WiRE stands for Women in Rural Enterprise). I felt very pleased but also nervous about delivering… Read more Burton WiRE Talk and Workshop →