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Craft and Culture Fair
1 Jan, 1970 at 12:00 am - 9 Dec, 2017 at 12:00 am
Join us at New Art Exchange for our third year of Craft + Culture Fair!
Capturing the vibrancy of our culturally rich city; makers, designers and performers from across the local community showcase their talents with contemporary jewellery, colourful textile accessories, hair products for afro-caribbean hair, furniture, hand-crafted prints and much more!
Try some delicious street food in our CafÃ© Bar. Make some noise on interactive sound sculptures outside our building. Drop into free family creative workshops, free face painting for children and enjoy live music from the Afro-Manding Band and Nottingham Girls School. FREE.
Workshop and performance times below
Some of the makers joining us this year include:
Colour of Love
Nottingham Women’s Centre
12pm €“ 5pm: Ben Gates
Ben presents his amazing sound sculptures outside the front of NAE. Unique, robust handmade instruments, join Ben to make some noise, try out a tune or marvel at the beauty of these sculptures.
12pm €“ 2.30pm & 3pm €“ 5pm: Rachel Ramchurn
A drop in workshop for all the family. Make your own mini drums or ankle bells from found materials, creating your own rhythms and beats.
2.30pm & 3.30pm: Afro€“Manding Band
Playing intricate percussion from West Africa with a fusion of djembe, sewruba and Mbalax.
Age range: All welcome
Image credit: Bartosz Kali