CRAFTBAR is a new innovative programme of free access to creative workshops and labs focusing on sustainable and circular skills, thinking, practices, making and design. The labs will take place at venues across the town of Birkenhead including: Pink Sands Studio, Birkenhead Park, Pilgrim Street Arts Centre and Open Door Charity. 

CRAFTBAR is open for everyone to attend and take part in a range of fun and inspiring creative activities including: Ecology and foraging, herbalism, fermentation and sustainable cooking, creative activism, puppetry making, weaving, writing, sculpture and building from waste materials.

CRAFTBAR programme launch will take place on the 24th March at our partner venue Pilgrim Street Art Centre. (​​1 Pilgrim St, Birkenhead CH41 5EH). The night will host drop in creative sessions by two amazing local creative practitioners: 

Allsion Bailey smith: will be leading a brooch and pin in the workshop. Usings found, waste and scrap material. 

Jackie Pease: will be leading a collaborative sculptural build using waste soft plastic materials.  

Come and get involved on the 24th with the great workshops, chat to the gallery team and find out about the other sessions and workshops happening throughout the CRAFTBAR programme. 

Free ticket link:

Date: Friday 24th March

Location: Pilgrim Street Art Centre. (​​1 Pilgrim St, Birkenhead CH41 5EH).

Timing: 6:00-9:30pm 

(open to all ages and children must be accompanied by and adult)

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