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Community Quilt at the Forum

Community Quilt at the Forum

We enjoyed a wonderful week recently during Makers Month at The Forum Norwich, with over 150 participants making individual ‘quilt as you go’ squares from upcycled fabric donations. The materials used were mostly cotton shirts in checks, stripes and florals interspersed with denim and plain […]

makers month at The Forum, Norwich

makers month at The Forum, Norwich

The completed quilt will be on display in The Gallery at The Forum during the last week of Makers Month – 10am to 4pm. As part of Fabric week during Makers Month, Aviva will be running a free community stitch workshop, 8-13 February  in the Atrium […]

Open Studios 2013

PrintAviva Leigh will be participating in this year’s Norfolk & Norwich Festival Open Studios Event

As part of the Norwich Art Trail the studio will be open to the public on the following dates:
May | Sat 25 | Sun 26 | Tue 28 | Wed 29 | Thu 30
June | Sat 1 | Sun 2 | Tue 4 | Wed 5 | Thu 6 | Sat 8 | Sun 9

Please note: from 15 May the studio will be  located  here

Aviva will be offering a series of workshops:

Create beautiful cloth that celebrates the Colours of Norfolk 

Natural Dyeing workshop
Wed 29 May or Sat 1 Jun 10-4

Weave a Cushion workshop
Wed 5 May or Sat 8 Jun 10-4

Book Online

Weaving fun for all the family during half-term at makeplace2 hour weave taster session
share some creative time with your loved one/s and make some funky fabric on a simple loom in just 2 hours!
Tues 28 and Thu 30 May 10-12. Special Event price – £20 for 2 hour session – Book directly through makeplace

Booking is essential, contact me for more info