Join our community of makers at The Prince Philip Maritime Collections Centre.
Ever wondered how to keep your silver shining or how to mount a picture? Join us as we build a community of makers and menders.
This is a monthly club for all generations to come together and share skills. Our fantastic facilitator Lucy-Anne will lead the sessions, showcasing a new specific skill or technique which could be used to look after your own objects at home.
Come and meet like-minded peers in a friendly environment, work on exciting team and individual projects, and learn new skills from each other.
Workshops last for 90 minutes and feature activities and demonstrations. Refreshments are included.
Upcoming themes and skills:
20 August 2022
Join us on this special Make, do and maintain session as we recycle left over materials to produce some comfy and unique cushion covers. Do you think you can make one as fancy as this one created by George Ernest Cochrane, as a present for his fiancé in 1907.
Dont worry, if you dont think you have the skills to match this amazing sailor craft, as all abilities and ages are welcome to have a try in this fun hands on session.
Book your tickets now!
This club is suitable for ages 7 and above.
All children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult.
No experience is necessary—beginners and experts alike are welcome
Please note the event is free but there is a booking fee of £1.00.
Sessions will be held in the learning space at The Prince Philip Maritime Collections Centre.
The Prince Philip Maritime Collections Centre is a quick, easy journey from central London by rail or via local bus services.
Address: The Prince Philip Maritime Collections Centre, Nelson Mandela Way, Kidbrooke, SE3 9QS
By train: You can reach us from central London via direct routes by Cannon Street, London Bridge, Charing Cross and Victoria. Our nearest station is Kidbrooke which is only a 5 minute walk away.
By bus: The following buses stop near the Prince Philip Maritime Collections Centre: 178, B16, 286, 132
By car: There is limited parking space in our car park but we will prioritise parking for visitors with disabilities. Please pre-book, otherwise we cannot guarantee a place. E-mail: email@example.com | tel: 020 8312 6608