MAKING day extravaganza!

Event: Out of the RED, Union Street, Maidstone, December 2012

A free making-day extravaganza with workshops, games, alternative christmas tree to make something for or write a wish, tea and cake, mulled wine and spiced cider. The day begins with an interactive intervention in JUBILEE SQUARE called PAPERCHAIN by art collective, Blind Spot.  Record your wishes for Christmas and deliver them to Union Street to add to the growing chain or tree. Visitors are invited to pin any red object or small art work to Out of the RED, an alternative Christmas tree by Cas Holmes.


Fabric Transfer Dye Stencils with Sue Pritchard. Star and Christmas tree stencils using dye transfer colours and fabric, make one for our tree and one to take home.

Cyanotype Snowflakes with Karen Crosby. A cyanotype workshop using snowflake things to make the prints and Matisse type collages with cut out shapes and tissue paper, glitter and fun filled stuff.

Print Workshop with Sue Batt

Make a Pomander with Ruth Payne

Wire/Beads and Sequins Workshop with Siobhan Timoney and Ruth Payne

Vintage Computer Games  – play on vintage computer games supplied by Jon Pigram