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July Children's Craft Month @ Flowerfield Arts Centre

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July is traditionally Craft Month for Children at Flowerfield Arts Centre in Portstewart. To encourage potential makers of the future, they're offering children the chance to try crafts like Pottery, 3D Printing, Glass Fusing and Textiles, in five-day workshops, each week. Enrolment required.

WEEK 1: 3-7 JULY 2017

‘SPLISH SPLOSH CLUB’ Craft Workshop for 3-4yrs

Monday to Friday, 3 - 7 July, 11.45am-12.30pm

Cost: £40

Each week the tiny tot’s craft workshop get hands on and make, paint, glitter and stick to their hearts content, It could be sea monsters, space crafts or treasure chests but whatever it will be. Wear old clothes it’s messy!

Max 14 Places Only.


‘Flights of Fancy’ Pottery Workshop 8-12yrs

Monday to Friday, 3 - 7 July, 10.30am-12.30pm

Cost: £45

Create your own birds & animal characters in clay Children will learn various hand-building techniques to make their own unique sculpture with a bit of wheel throwing as well. Wear old clothes it’s messy!

Max 12 Places Only.


‘Crazy Birds’ Craft Making Workshop 5-7yrs

Monday to Friday, 3 - 7 July, 10.30am-12.30pm

Cost: £45

Children will design and make Crazy Bird puppets and other birdie things Crafting using felt fabrics, paint, card, glue & other stuff. Materials provided

Max 15 Places Only.


‘Circus! Circus!’ Craft Making Workshop 8-12yrs

Monday to Friday, 3 - 7 July, 10.30am-12.30pm

Cost: £45

The Circus is coming to town design - and you can make your own circus train, paper acrobats and animals using recycled material and mod-roc

Max 15 Places Only.


FAB Lab Digital Makers 7-12yrs

Monday to Friday, 3 - 7 July, 10.30am-12.30pm

Cost: £45

Ink Scape T-Shirt Design, Tinker CAD Software, 3D Printing and some

Mobile App Development. What more can you want

Max 10 Places Only.


WEEK 2: 10-14 JULY 2017

SPLISH SPLOSH CLUB’ Craft Workshop for 3-4yrs

Monday to Friday, 10-14 July, 11.45am-12.30pm

Cost: £40

Each week the tiny tot’s craft workshop get hands on and make, paint, glitter and stick to their hearts content, It could be sea monsters, space crafts or treasure chests but whatever it will be. Wear old clothes it’s messy!

Max 14 Places Only.


‘Funky Animals: Pottery Workshop 5-7yrs

Monday to Friday, 10-14 July, 10.30am-12.30pm

Cost: £45

Let imagination run riot and make your own decorative figures, pots and boxes with a funky animal theme, Roll, Pinch & Coil the clay, it’s fun all the way. Wear old clothes it’s messy! 

Max 12 Places Only.


‘Under The Sea’ Craft Making Workshop 5-7yrs

Monday to Friday, 10-14 July, 10.30am-12.30pm

Cost: £45

Craft-making using recycled materials to create your own amazing Soft Sculpture sea creatures and monsters.

Max 15 Places Only.


‘Fab Frenzy!’ Craft Making Workshop 8-12yrs

Monday to Friday, 10-14 July, 10.30am-12.30pm

Cost: £45

There have never been 3D critters like this, Sock Caterpillars, Glove Monsters and wild weaving using recycled fabric and other soft materials and imagination. Suitable for boys and girls.

Max 15 Places Only.


FAB Lab Digital Makers 7-12yrs

Monday to Friday, 10-14 July, 10.30am-12.30pm

Cost: £45

Ink Scape T-Shirt Design, Tinker CAD Software, 3D Printing and some

Mobile App Development. Children love it, what more can you want?

Max 10 Places Only.


WEEK 3: 17-21 JULY 2017

SPLISH SPLOSH CLUB’ Craft Workshop for 3-4 yrs

Monday to Friday, 17-21 July, 11.45am-12.30pm

Cost: £40

Each week the tiny tot’s craft workshop get hands on and make, paint, glitter and stick to their hearts content, It could be sea monsters, space crafts or treasure chests but whatever it will be. Wear old clothes it’s messy!

Max 14 Places Only.


‘Glorious Glass’ Warm Glass Fusion Workshop for 8-12yrs

Monday to Friday, 17-21 July, 10.30am-12.30pm

Cost: £50

Learn all about the amazing craft of Glass Fusion and make Rainbow Sun Catchers, Chunky Coasters, Small Jewellery & other Funky Decorations. Wear closed in shoes – Not Sandals.

Max 12 Places Only.


‘Dolly Mixtures’ Pottery & Craft Making Workshop 5-7yrs

Monday to Friday, 17-21 July, 10.30am-12.30pm

Cost: £45

Time to let the juniors get stuck in and start with 3 days crafting and finishing off with 2 days in the pottery studio. The theme is a ‘Summer Feast’ painted ice cream sundaes, donuts and funky fruits to layer cakes, mmm!

Max 12 Places Only.


‘Mix Me Up Week!’ Pottery & Craft Making Workshop 8-12yrs

Monday to Friday, 17-21 July, 10.30am-12.30pm

Cost: £45

A two for one – ‘Mix Me Up’ week gives you the chance to try 3 days in the Pottery studio & 2 days Craft making. Using the theme of ‘Wacky Food’ let your imagination fly.

Max 12 Places Only.


FAB Lab Digital Makers 7-12yrs

Monday to Friday, 17-21 July, 10.30am-12.30pm

Cost: £45

Ink Scape T-Shirt Design, Tinker CAD Software, 3D Printing and some

Mobile App Development. Children love it, what more can you want?

Max 10 Places Only.


WEEK 4: 24-28 JULY 2017

SPLISH SPLOSH CLUB’ Craft Workshop for 3-4yrs

Monday to Friday, 24-28 July, 11.45am-12.30pm

Cost: £40

Each week the tiny tot’s craft workshop get hands on and make, paint, glitter and stick to their hearts content, It could be sea monsters, space crafts or treasure chests but whatever it will be. Wear old clothes it’s messy!

Max 14 Places Only.


‘Glorious Glass’ Warm Glass Fusion Workshop for 8-12yrs

Monday to Friday, 24-28 July, 10.30am-12.30pm

Cost: £50

Learn all about the amazing craft of Glass Fusion and make Rainbow Sun Catchers, Chunky Coasters, Small Jewellery & other Funky Decorations. Wear closed in shoes – Not Sandals.

Max 12 Places Only.


‘Mix Me Up Week’ Pottery & Craft Making Workshop 5-7yrs

Monday to Friday, 24-28 July, 10.30am-12.30pm

Cost: £45

A two for one – ‘Mix Me Up’ week gives you the chance to try 2 days in the Pottery studio & 3 days Craft making. Using the theme of ‘Wacky Food’ let your imagination fly.

Max 12 Places Only.


‘Summer Feast’ Pottery & Craft Making Workshop 8-12yrs

Monday to Friday, 24-28 July, 10.30am-12.30pm

Cost: £45

Time to get stuck in and start with 2 days crafting and finishing off with 3 days in the pottery studio. The theme is a ‘Summer Feast’ painted ice cream sundaes, and funky fruits and layer cakes, mmm!

Max 12 Places Only.


FAB Lab Digital Makers 7-12yrs

Monday to Friday, 24-28 July, 10.30am-12.30pm

Cost: £45

Ink Scape T-Shirt Design, Tinker CAD Software, 3D Printing and some

Mobile App Development. Children love it, what more can you want?

Max 10 Places Only.


Additional Information

Enrolment. Enrolment forms are available at the Flowerfield Reception Desk and of course you can phone 028 7083 1400 to make an enrolment, please note places do go quickly and we don’t hold them.

Parental Consent. When enrolling, complete the form in full, giving name of child & age at last birthday, contact numbers and full address also sign the ‘Parental Consent’ section on the back of the form. If enrolling by phone, the receptionist will take these details and the parent or guardian must sign the consent form on the first day of the child’s attendance.

Photography - for archives and publicity, we may photograph the children’s and their classwork. We always ask permission from parents and guardians to do this, so if you do not want your child to be included in the photo, strike out the relevant sentence on the back of the enrolment form.

Age. All the workshops are designed to give the best creative experience to the widest range of children and parents are advised to enrol children within their true age group to ensure they get the creative learning experience best suited to their ability.

Medical & Allergies. Please make us aware, or advise us of any health conditions or allergies that your child may have. We give children plain biscuits and sugar free squash as a snack break during the class.

  • Toddlers aged 3-4 years: Class Time 10.45 -12.30pm
  • Children aged 5-12 years: Class Time 10.30am -12.30pm
  • Weekly Enrolment Fee: £40 for 3-4 year olds
  • £45 * for 5-12 year old
  • * Glass Fusion Class Fee is £50 due to material costs .


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Where: 185 Coleraine Rd, Portstewart BT55 7HU