Workshops & Makers Meets

We love hosting creative workshops and work with makers to host a great fun workshop to suit your needs and offer a brilliant creative workshop for our customers.  

We will be working with guest speakers to facilitate our Makers Meets which are our own networking events created with our makers in mind, creating a supportive environment for to share top tips from industry experts.

Fold with Makiko

Do you want to learn how to make these cheerful rainbow paper wreaths ? Come along to my workshop and you will learn how to make 2 of them in your favourite colours. These would make a fantastic decorations all year around. Once you learn how to fold them, you can easily make more at home.

Previous Origami experience isn’t necessary as I will walk you through every step. Children under 10 should be accompanied by an adult.

Venue: Portobello Town Hall Porty Pride 2024

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Papercut Punk

Join Papercut Punk to make this beautiful multilayered, 3d artwork celebrating all kinds of love. 

You will be taught the basics of papercutting, guided through the process and you will come away with a stunning finished piece of art. 

18+ due to sharpness of blades. 

Cost: £30.00

Booking is via DM to – Ruthie P (@papercut.punk) • Instagram photos and videos

Venue: Portobello Town Hall Porty Pride 2024

Seaglass jewellery workshop

A relaxed workshop at Portobello town Hall, where you will learn to make your very own sea glass jewellery.

  • Sunday 30th June 11:00-12:00
  • Sunday 30th June 12:00-13:00

By the end of the workshop you’ll get to take away one/two unique piece jewellery. You’ll be shown how to make either a pendant necklace or a pair of beautiful earrings. These can be worn straight away or given as a gift.

Within the workshop you will learn 2 techniques of wire wrapping, you’ll have a choice of colour wire to wrap your chosen sea glass or pottery and the be taught how to assemble your jewellery.

For the necklaces you will have a choice of colour cord made from waxed cotton to hang the pendant and when making the earrings you have sterling-silver ear wires.

Living in Portobello I collect sea glass/pottery from beaches all over East Lothian and Scotland and then turn these into unique pieces of jewellery. I have a large collection which you will be able to choose from and create your own one-of-a-kind jewellery. 

All the equipment is provided, just bring yourself and your own sea glass/pottery if you would like to 🙂

No experience necessary. Kids welcome 9+ (when accompanied by an adult)

If you have any further questions the please do not hesitate to get in touch or head to my website for more info or follow me on socials

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