Craft Clubs and Workshops run in Attleborough, Norfolk including papercrafting workshops and jewellery making workshops
01953 454976
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Aldridge Crafts
01953 454976
Craft Workshops - Held in Store – Limited places – book now!
Booking is essential. Payment is required at the time of booking.

Expert tuition from Jane Aldridge as featured in Creative Stamping, Papercraft Essentials and Making Cards Magazine and as seen on Hochanda with her jewellery making kits.  Learn from an industry expert crafter with over 10 years of experience.

PAPERCRAFTING WORKSHOPS – Booking & Pre-payment essential*

Mon 1st Oct 5-7pm            Heat Embossing stamping and colour with Brushos.  This project will feature stamps of your choosing and colouring and creating backgrounds with Brusho pigment powders.  £15.00

Thursday 4th Oct 2-4pm   Hotfoil Machine £20 – have a jam packed 2 hours creating lots of toppers and learning all about the fabulous hot foiling machine

Thursday 11th Oct 5-7pm £20 PaperArtsy painted woodblock – create your own hanging wall art using PaperArtsy paints and stamps

Saturday 13th Oct 12-2pm FREE DEMONSTRATION – Crystal Art Kits – come and see in person how to make up the Crystal Art kits – they are like painting by numbers – but with sparkly gems instead!

Monday 15th October 2-4pm      Colouring in using waterbased colouring pens – learn some easy techniques on how to watercolour with waterbased pens such as Distress markers or Koi pens.  We will stamp designs and then colour them in.  £15.00

Monday 15th October 5-7pm      Sparkle Medium with Stencils/Masks – Have some fun creating sparkly designs featuring Sparkle Medium, Stardust paints and Starlight Waxes  £20

Thursday 25th October 5-7pm Xmas Tags using Dies – We will create different fun tags which can either be used as gift tags or as card toppers featuring the Creative Expressions Dies £20

Thursday 1st November 5-7pm – Create a cute little Christmas house ornament (or make it into a gift box) featuring the Tonic Dies House Die. £20.00

Saturday 3rd November 10-4pm -Stix2 Demo and Make & Take – Rushanne from Stix2 will be with us demonstrating projects all day – there are opportunities to also join in for a make & take to create a Xmas bag with tag decoration for just £2.00 (places are limited and must be booked for the make & take – but the demo is free to attend with no booking) – please book your place in store

Thursday 8th November 5-7pm Cardio Christmas – Make a Christmas card (or two!) featuring the little cardio stamps to make up scenes and designs.  £15.00

Saturday 10th November 10am-1pm – Mixed Media Canvas - Create a Mixed Media Canvas or panel using paints, die cuts, stamps, masks and texture paste.  £30

Monday 12th November 5-7pm – Christmas Cards – Use a mix of different Xmas stamps to make some pretty Christmas card designs £15.00

Thursday 15th November 10-12 – Distress Oxides and Stamping – ideal if you want to get started with using stamps and Distress Oxide inks.  Learn some techniques on how to get the most out of your oxide ink pads.  £15.00

Monday 19th November 2-4pm – Embossing Powder Canvas – We will be using a range of Wow EmbossingPowders, stamps and masks  to create a pretty mixed media type canvas.  £20.00

Thursday 22nd November 10-12- Triangle Gift Boxes – make some cute triangular gift boxes- ideal for jewellery or sweets using embossing folders and different inks and paints. £15.00

Thursday 22nd November 5-7pm Beer Mat Art – our very popular PaperArtsy Beer Mat Art workshop – create a 3 panel wall hanging using PaperArtsy stamps and paints £20

Dates for your diary!
Jane is next on Hochanda on Saturday 6th October at 10am

Thetford Papercrafting Show – Now on Sunday 14th October 10-3pm

Bead sale – 20th October

PaperCrafting Sale – 27th October

JEWELLERY MAKING WORKSHOPS: Booking & Pre-payment essential*

Monday 8th Oct 2-4pm     Steampunk Owl Necklace and Earrings – make a steampunk style next featuring beads, cogs, chain and a large owl pendant and earrings to match as per my Hochanda kit design.  £18.00

Friday 19th October 10-1pm        Pearl & Duo Beads Bracelet – come and make an ornate design featuring glass pearls and twin beads.  We aim to make a complete bracelet during the workshop time.  £20

Thursday 25th October 2-4pm Beginners Jewellery MakingLearn how to use professional jewellery findings to make a necklace and earrings set using glass beads (you choose the design with our help).  £20 – Also get 20% off any jewellery making items you buy on the day and a 10% off voucher to spend in the next month to get you started on a fabulous new hobby!

Friday 29th October 10-12 Xmas Charm & Bead Bracelet – You will create a bracelet featuring a range of Xmas charms and glass beads – you can choose between an icy snowflake design or go for traditional red & green Christmas.  We aim to complete the full bracelet during the workshop.  £15.00

Friday 9th November 2-4pm Sparkly Twin Strand Elasticated Bracelet.  Create my bracelets design as seen on Hochanda – make at least one bracelet (two if the time allows!) - £15.00

Saturday 17th November 10-12 – Beginners Jewellery MakingLearn how to use professional jewellery findings to make a necklace and earrings set using glass beads (you choose the design with our help).  £20 – Also get 20% off any jewellery making items you buy on the day and a 10% off voucher to spend in the next month to get you started on a fabulous new hobby!

Sunday 18th November NEW – Bead and Relax day – join us on the first bead and relax day from 10-3pm.  Your £20 fee includes materials for your workshops project – a netted rope – featuring Glass pearls and craft seed beads – but you have the opportunity to upgrade it to use Miyuki Seed Beads and/or Glass Bicone Beads for a discounted rate.  You can come and join in with the project, or bring something of your own and just have a beady get-together with other beaders.  This will be held in the shop – pre-booking essential as if we have enough interest we will move it to a bigger venue!

Friday 23rd November (PM) – New Seed Bead Project (to be confirmed)

Saturday 24th November 10-2pm – Make & Take slots will be running for you to come and make angel suncatcher pendants – The slots will be 30 minutes and you can make a glass pendant for £8 or an acrylic pendant for £6.  Booking essential

Monday 26th November 10-1 – Ornate seed beaded bracelet.  This workshop will show you the techniques needed to make an ornate layered seed bead bracelet.  You will make a short example version in the workshop and have materials to take home to make the full bracelet.  This multiple stage bracelet features Miyuki beads and glass pearls.  £30.00

Saturday 1st December 10-12- Create a Beaded Snowflake – we will use the Beadalon wire snowflake frames to make a pretty beaded snowflake design with sparkly beads and seed beads.  £15.00

*All bookings subject to our standard cancellation & refund policy available to view instore.  As these are run during opening hours, time will be extended if there are distractions if busy with customers!

Can't make one of our workshop dates? Most of our workshops can be run on a 1-2-1 basis at a mutually convenient time. Minimum cost for a 1-2-1 workshop is £20.00 for a 2 hour workshop. Phone/call in to book

Inky Addicts Crafting Club 2018 dates - 4th November (all 10am to 3pm) (2019 dates to be released shortly)

Come and join our crafting club that is held in Garnier Hall, Eccles. Join in with the mini workshop using Alcohol Inks, and craft together with friends. £20 for a day's crafting. Refreshments provided, just bring a bit of lunch! Payment on the day, but please reserve your seat in advance.  The venue details are: Garnier Village Hall – Station Road, Eccles, Norfolk NR16 2JG

Attleborough Crafting Club

Monthly Craft Club – Join our friendly club that meets monthly to get together with other crafters for crafting, tea and a chat – 6.15-8.30 at the Francis Rooms in Connaught Hall - £4.00 on the night.
2018 dates:

22nd June, 20th July, 17th August, 14st September, 19th October, 16th November, 7th December

2018 your year to get crafting – we’ve come up with some themes for each month – we would love you to join us in creating something for the theme – cards, scrapbook page, journal page, piece of jewellery – wherever your creativity takes you! We would love you to share your creation on our facebook page – or bring to club or inky addicts to share with everyone.


Winter Trees


Furry Friends




Red & Gold




Shades of Green




Bold Flowers




Bling Bling Bling


Letter A




We are available to run workshops and give talks and demonstrations at your group.
We regularly give talks, demonstrations or run workshops at local groups - whether you are a WI group, crafting group or something else, give us a call to discuss what we can offer you. We can cover papercrafting themes and jewellery themes and have many different workshops available. Subject to being in reasonable travelling distance.

Our workshops are designed to be fun! Come and learn in a relaxed atmosphere with experienced crafters – we have over 25 years experience between us!

We only have a maximum of 6 in a class so you will get individual guidance
No need to bring anything – we supply all materials – but feel free to bring favourite tools – but please make sure they are marked with your name.
Refreshments will be provided. You will have the opportunity to shop for supplies after your class.

Terms and Conditions.
Workshops must be booked and paid for in advance in full. Bookings are not confirmed until payment is received and a booking will only be held for 48 hours without payment before being released as available. You can pay in store, online or over the phone.
Cancellation Policy
Cancellations received with 48 hours notice of the workshop will be eligible for a 50% refund. Unfortunately cancellations received within 48 hours do not allow time to refill that place and so no refund can be issued. If we have to cancel, we will provide as much notice as possible and you will be entitled to a full refund or to move to a vacant space on an alternative same value workshop of your choice.

Proprietor Jane Aldridge.  Trading as Aldridge Crafts and previously Jane Aldridge Handmade Cards