Fun Palaces is a free, international celebration of community, bringing people together with arts, science, crafts and technology, taking place across the UK and globally, on the same October weekend.
In October 2017 Krowji hosted it’s first Fun Palace where 17 artists and makers based at Krowji ran free workshops and activities ranging from jewellery making, printmaking and ceramics to bookmaking, sewing and ink marbling. The event was well received by the local community and Krowji decided to continue to run Fun Palaces in future years, as annual FREE events.
The next Fun Palace at Krowji will be held on:
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Some examples of the workshops that have been offered in the past can be found below:
Heating and hammering copper to form a small dish
Printmaking using vegetables and flowers
Creating handmade stamps to print onto fabric
Marbling inks to make bookmarks and gift tags
Throwing a pot on a potters wheel
Making theatre puppets out of tin cans
Using a kiln to fire enamel jewellery