Fortnum & Mason Christmas Stocking Workshops
Nov
17
10:30 AM10:30

Fortnum & Mason Christmas Stocking Workshops

Let your kids create an awe-inspiring winter wonderland this Christmas by hanging their very own Fortnum’s stocking on the mantelpiece – certain to catch the Man in Red’s eye once he’s squeezed out of the chimney.

We’re inviting children aged between 5 and 12 to our Christmas stocking decorating event, where they can decorate and take away a Christmas stocking, ready to hang by the fireplace (or wherever you happen to hang them).

Be sure to book your spot quickly – places are limited to 16 per session. Children up to the age of 8 must be accompanied by an adult, while children aged 9 and over may be left unattended, but parents must remain in store while the workshop is running.

Saturday November 17

10:30 - 11:30 am or 12:30 - 1:30 pm

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Fortnum & Mason Christmas Cracker Workshops
Nov
18
10:30 AM10:30

Fortnum & Mason Christmas Cracker Workshops

Legend goes that the inventor of the Christmas cracker in 1845, Tom Smith, was inspired by the crackles and pops of a winter fire. Now, they are a festive favourite – and your wee ones can get in on the act with our Christmas Cracker Making Workshop

Fortnum and Mason are welcoming children aged between 5 and 12 into The Cook Shop on Fortnum’s First Floor, where they can decorate and assemble their very own Fortnum’s crackers with so much festive gold and glitter that Christmas Day is sure to go off with a bang.

Make sure to book your spot early, as we can only host 16 children per session. Participating children must be aged 5 and over. Children up to the age of 8 must be accompanied by an adult, while children aged 9 and over may be left unattended, but parents must remain in store while the workshop is running.

Sessions 10:30 - 11:30 and 12:30 - 1:30

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Creative Workshop + Festive Supper Club with the Kleen Kitchen
Nov
29
7:30 PM19:30

Creative Workshop + Festive Supper Club with the Kleen Kitchen

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Festive Supper Club and Creative Workshop

Join us for an evening a Christmas wrapping paper lino printing workshop with Dawn from The Amazing Art Cart followed by a two course Winter Plant Based Feast from Nicola from The Kleen Kitchen.

The event will be held in the coffee shop The Villas, it is a wonderful space that we are both very excited about sharing with you.

The evening will begin with a warming welcome drink then we'll teach you the basics of block printing, some rules of pattern and how to apply the paint successfully. It's a great opportunity to learn a new creative skill or reconnect with an old one. You'll make your own wooden and lino printing block and sheets of hand printed wrapping paper to take home at the end of the evening.

The Kleen Kitchen will be making a tasty two course plant-based feast using seasonal and local ingredients. The main course will be wholesome and nourishing followed by one of Nicola signature raw cakes for dessert. Both courses will be made with 100% organic ingredients, gluten free and vegan.

There will be an affordable bar will be open for the duration of the evening, serving wine, beer and prosecco. All materials for the workshop including aprons are provided.

Please inform us of any dietary requirements or allergies when booking.

For more information please email dawn@theamazingartcart.com or thekleenkitchen@gmail.com.

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Christmas Stockings Workshop
Dec
16
10:30 AM10:30

Christmas Stockings Workshop

Join the Amazing Art Cart for a seasonal stockings workshop. You’ll have material stockings, felt and pom poms to help you create a christmassy masterpiece. Workshops are aimed at children aged 5 - 12. Children 8 and under must be accompanied by an adult for the duration of the workshop, children 9 and over may be left but parents have to stay within the cafe building.

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Fortnum & Mason Christmas Stocking Workshops
Nov
11
10:30 AM10:30

Fortnum & Mason Christmas Stocking Workshops

Let your kids create an awe-inspiring winter wonderland this Christmas by hanging their very own Fortnum’s stocking on the mantelpiece – certain to catch the Man in Red’s eye once he’s squeezed out of the chimney.

Fortnum and Mason are inviting children aged between 5 and 12 to our Christmas stocking decorating event, where they can decorate and take away a Christmas stocking, ready to hang by the fireplace (or wherever you happen to hang them).

Be sure to book your spot quickly – places are limited to 16 per session. Children up to the age of 8 must be accompanied by an adult, while children aged 9 and over may be left unattended, but parents must remain in store while the workshop is running.

Sunday November 11

10:30 - 11:30am or 12:30 - 1:30 pm

Saturday November 17

10:30 - 11:30 am or 12:30 - 1:30 pm

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Fortnum & Mason Christmas Cracker Workshops
Nov
10
10:30 AM10:30

Fortnum & Mason Christmas Cracker Workshops

Legend goes that the inventor of the Christmas cracker in 1845, Tom Smith, was inspired by the crackles and pops of a winter fire. Now, they are a festive favourite – and your wee ones can get in on the act with our Christmas Cracker Making Workshop

Fortnum & Mason are welcoming children aged between 5 and 12 into The Cook Shop the Fortnum’s First Floor, where they can decorate and assemble their very own Fortnum’s crackers with so much festive gold and glitter that Christmas Day is sure to go off with a bang.

Make sure to book your spot early, as we can only host 16 children per session. Participating children must be aged 5 and over. Children up to the age of 8 must be accompanied by an adult, while children aged 9 and over may be left unattended, but parents must remain in store while the workshop is running.

Sessions 10:30 - 11:30 and 12:30 - 1:30

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Day of the Dead workshops at Redbridge Museum
Oct
20
10:00 AM10:00

Day of the Dead workshops at Redbridge Museum

Join The Amazing Art art for they FREE family event at Redbridge Museum in London. We'll be making paper Frida Kahlo inspired head-dresses and skull masks.

The Mexican Day of the Dead festival is a unique celebration, where those that we have loved and lost are remembered. Redbridge Libraries invite you to a vibrant celebration of life & death in this free family friendly arts festival based on Dia de Los Muertos. Watch Ilford High Street come alive in a grand spectacle of colourful costumes, giant Day of the Dead puppets, loud music and energetic dance led by carnival arts company Mandinga Arts. Redbridge Central Library will host a day of storytelling, films, live music and arts, crafts and much more. Take a moment to honour your loved ones and join the celebration of life! Activities run 10am-4pm. Parade will be approximately at 3.30 / 4pm

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Power Banner workshop at The FMLY Store
Aug
29
11:00 AM11:00

Power Banner workshop at The FMLY Store

THE AMAZING ART CART is sending a package of crafty goodness all the way from Brighton to Bruton!

Join the FMLY Store for a fun, FREE, Bedroom Banners workshop.

Kids can create a cool banner to hang in their bedroom, with positive messages that empower and inspire them to celebrate their place in the world as global citizens – around themes such as change, love, peace, bravery and kindness. Or they might just want to use their names.

I'll be sending us the instructions for this activity – please be advised that some kids may need assistance. Drop-ins are welcome on the day between 11:00-14:00, but we cannot guarantee a place if you haven’t booked.

Younger siblings can enjoy our giant Lego and colouring area, and our in-store café will be open as usual.

11:00-12:00

13:00-14:00.

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Block Printing Workshop at The Hive, Hove
May
16
7:30 PM19:30

Block Printing Workshop at The Hive, Hove

Join artists, makers, illustrators and dreamers in evenings designed to add a portion of creativity to your evening meal.

During the evening there will be plenty of time to share ideas and chat with others or book a delicious supper in the cafe.

We'll be continuing this series of workshops with an evening of wood block printing on paper. We'll teach you the basics of block printing, some rules of pattern and how to apply the ink successfully. Join us in a relaxed, friendly, supportive, experiment where you can learn a new (or revive a previous) skill and take home something you feel proud enough to frame! All ink, wood, tools and materials provided.

Dinner is provided by the Hive and included in the price.

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Crown Making Workshop at Fortnum & Mason
May
12
12:30 PM12:30

Crown Making Workshop at Fortnum & Mason

Children aged 5-12 are invited to Fortnum’s for a special Royal Wedding themed arts & crafts workshop. Join our resident arty experts as they teach young Fortnum’s visitors how to create and decorate their own crowns to celebrate the Royal Wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle.

Join us for a drop-in session 12pm-2pm. Participating children must be aged 5+. Children up to the age of 8 must be accompanied by an adult, while children aged 9 and over may be left unattended, but parents must remain in store while the workshop is running.

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Ceramic Easter Egg Decorating at Fortnum & Mason
Mar
25
1:30 PM13:30

Ceramic Easter Egg Decorating at Fortnum & Mason

This Easter holiday, children aged 5-12 are invited to Fortnum’s to join our resident arty experts as they teach young Fortnum’s visitors how to decorate ceramic eggs, just in time for the Easter celebrations.

Places are limited to 16 per class, and participating children must be aged 5+. Children up to the age of 8 must be accompanied by an adult, while children aged 9 and over may be left unattended, but parents must remain in store while the workshop is running.

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East Bonnet Workshop at Fortnum & Mason
Mar
24
10:30 AM10:30

East Bonnet Workshop at Fortnum & Mason

This Easter holiday, children aged 5-12 are invited to Fortnum’s to join our resident arty experts as they teach young Fortnum’s visitors how to create their own Easter Bonnet in colourful fashion, just in time for the Easter celebrations.

Places are limited to 16 per class, and participating children must be aged 5+. Children up to the age of 8 must be accompanied by an adult, while children aged 9 and over may be left unattended, but parents must remain in store while the workshop is running.

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Mothers Day Workshop at Fortnum & Mason
Mar
10
10:30 AM10:30

Mothers Day Workshop at Fortnum & Mason

Children aged 5-12 with an appetite for creativity are invited to Fortnum’s for an exciting Cupcake Decorating event where they’ll have the chance to create tasty (and tasteful) cupcakes, just in time for Mother's Day. Delicious!

Places are limited to 16 per class, and participating children must be aged 5+. Children up to the age of 8 must be accompanied by an adult, while children aged 9 and over may be left unattended, but parents must remain in store while the workshop is running.

Workshops 10:30am - 11:30am and 2pm - 3pm 

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Valentines workshops at The Wee Store, Hove
Feb
10
10:00 AM10:00

Valentines workshops at The Wee Store, Hove

Come get crafty with The Amazing Art Cart at the wonderful NEW childrens shop The Wee Store in Hove. We'll help you design and make your own valentines day cards and badges all ready for you to take home and give to somone special. Workshops are aimed at children age 5 - 12 and last for approximately 45 mins - 1 hour. Materials and aprons provided.

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Fortnum & Mason Gingerbread House Workshop
Dec
2
2:00 PM14:00

Fortnum & Mason Gingerbread House Workshop

Join The Amazing Art Cart to build and decorate your very own Gingerbread House and decorate your box, ready to take home and devour during the festive season.

Places are limited to 16 per class, and participating children must be aged 5+. Children up to the age of 8 must be accompanied by an adult, while children aged 9 and over may be left unattended, but parents must remain in store while the workshop is running.

 

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Fortnum & Mason Gingerbread House Workshop
Dec
2
11:30 AM11:30

Fortnum & Mason Gingerbread House Workshop

Join The Amazing Art Cart to build and decorate your very own Gingerbread House and box, ready to take home and devour during the festive season.

Places are limited to 16 per class, and participating children must be aged 5+. Children up to the age of 8 must be accompanied by an adult, while children aged 9 and over may be left unattended, but parents must remain in store while the workshop is running.

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Biscuit and box decorating at Fortnum & Mason
Nov
18
2:00 PM14:00

Biscuit and box decorating at Fortnum & Mason

Join The Amazing Art Cart at Fortnum’s to decorate Christmas-shaped biscuits and their boxes in all the colours of the festive season, at this special workshop where the icing sugar, chocolate buttons and sugar sprinkles are sure to fly!

Places are limited to 16 per class, and participating children must be aged 5+. Children up to the age of 8 must be accompanied by an adult, while children aged 9 and over may be left unattended, but parents must remain in store while the workshop is running.

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Biscuit and box decorating at Fortnum & Mason
Nov
18
10:30 AM10:30

Biscuit and box decorating at Fortnum & Mason

Join The Amazing Art Cart at Fortnum’s to decorate Christmas-shaped biscuits and their boxes in all the colours of the festive season, at this special workshop where the icing sugar, chocolate buttons and sugar sprinkles are sure to fly! 

Places are limited to 16 per class, and participating children must be aged 5+. Children up to the age of 8 must be accompanied by an adult, while children aged 9 and over may be left unattended, but parents must remain in store while the workshop is running.

 

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Fortnum & Mason Winter Cupcake and Box Decorating Workshop
Nov
11
2:30 PM14:30

Fortnum & Mason Winter Cupcake and Box Decorating Workshop

Children aged 5-12 with an appetite for creativity are invited to Fortnum’s for an exciting Cupcake Decorating event where they’ll have the chance to create tasty (and tasteful) cupcakes, ready for Father Christmas’ arrival.

Places are limited to 16 per class, and participating children must be aged 5+. Children up to the age of 8 must be accompanied by an adult, while children aged 9 and over may be left unattended, but parents must remain in store while the workshop is running.

 

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Fortnum & Mason Winter Cupcake and Box Decorating Workshop
Nov
11
10:30 AM10:30

Fortnum & Mason Winter Cupcake and Box Decorating Workshop

Children aged 5-12 with an appetite for creativity are invited to Fortnum’s for an exciting Cupcake Decorating event where they’ll have the chance to create tasty cupcakes and decorate their boxes all ready for Christmas.

Places are limited to 16 per class, and participating children must be aged 5+. Children up to the age of 8 must be accompanied by an adult, while children aged 9 and over may be left unattended, but parents must remain in store while the workshop is running.

 

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Fortnum & Mason Halloween workshops
Oct
25
to Oct 27

Fortnum & Mason Halloween workshops

This Halloween, join us at Fortnum’s for spooky events at our Piccadilly store in the Cookshop Events Kitchen where we will be hosting pumpkin carving for adults and children, frighteningly delicious biscuit decoration and a few devilishly exciting surprises. Boo!

For Full details and to book spaces click on the link below:

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Doll Making + Badge Making with Young Double
Aug
6
10:30 AM10:30

Doll Making + Badge Making with Young Double

Join us for a whole day of craft with Young Double

On the day children will be able to make soft toys/dolls with Young Double, choosing from a handful of characters, children will learn basic hand sewing skills and if they want they can have a go on a real life sewing machine. Please select what time you'd like to take part in this workshop as we'll be running these in slots, you're welcome to come earlier and have fun making badges with The Amazing Art Cart and craft table

Workshop information for Make A Doll:

This workshop will be based around Young Double's new MAKE A DOLL KIT, each child will get their own kit which includes a pre printed doll and backing fabrics, on the day we will make one of the dolls from start to finish

The children will learn basic toy making and sewing skills, with a sewing machine and sewing by hand, the workshop will last about an hour, depending on age, ability and the size of the workshop. 

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Port Eliot Festival
Jul
29
to Jul 30

Port Eliot Festival

We're very excited to be heading back to Port Eliot Festival this year. The Amazing Art Cart will be roaming around making and creating badges, rosettes and medals. Find us on The Green between 10:30 and 1:30 on Saturday and Sunday.

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Donna Wilson MYO Launch Event
May
27
6:00 PM18:00

Donna Wilson MYO Launch Event

Join us to celebrate the launch of MYO, a publication all about creativity.

A fun filled afternoon for all the family! There will be a UK premiere of children's story 'Goose the Bear' by award-winning Ljubljana Puppet Theatre, Slovenia with puppets designed by Donna Wilson

We will also be hosting a variety of creative workshops - Badge Making by The Amazing Art Cart, Perfect Pom Poms by Rosy Nicholas, Cookie decorating by BKD, Giant Fuzzy Felt and even get your portrait drawn by a robot.

And of course your chance to subscribe and become part of the MYO community.

This is a ticketed event. You must purchase a ticket to gain entry and participate in our activities. We have 2 time slots available: 

1st showing 2.00 - 4.00pm
First performance of Goose the Bear, followed by workshops and activities

2nd showing 4.30pm - 6.30pm
Workshops and activities to start, followed by performance of Goose the Bear

Performance is recommended for 2 years +. 
Please note: most of the seating will be on the floor for 45 mins approx.

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The Lighthouse Keepers Lunch Paper Picnic Workshop at The Warren
May
22
to May 25

The Lighthouse Keepers Lunch Paper Picnic Workshop at The Warren

Mon 22 - Tue 23 May, Fri 26 May 10.30am - The Lighthouse Keeper's Lunch

Conjure up your own weird and wonderful lunches just like Mrs Grindling. We'll be making and creating these in paper and cardboard, using colour and texture to create and make your very own paper picnic and basket so you can continue the role-play at home.

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The Very Hungry Caterpillar Cardboard Wings Workshop at The Warren
May
12
10:30 AM10:30

The Very Hungry Caterpillar Cardboard Wings Workshop at The Warren

Mon 8 - Tue 9 May, Fri 12 May 10.30am - The Very Hungry Caterpillar

We'll be using bright coloured tissue paper and glue to help your little ones create their very own set of Eric Carl inspired butterfly wings. Inspired by The Very Hungry Caterpillar story, these wearable cardboard wings will help you recreate this magical story at home.

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Mothers Day Workshop at Fortnum & Mason
Mar
25
10:30 AM10:30

Mothers Day Workshop at Fortnum & Mason

Children aged 5-12 and parents of all ages are invited to join us at Fortnum’s for a Mother’s Day Cake Decorating Workshop. Learn how to ice, layer and decorate a cake until it’s Fit For Your Queen on March 25th.

Tickets cover one child and an accompanying adult. Please note, children aged 5-8 must be accompanied by an adult throughout the class, while children aged 9+ may be left unattended, but parents must remain in store while the workshop is running.

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