Crafty Happenings

Crafty Happenings

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Creative calm on a Sunday morning...

What fabulous floral panels are emerging at this mornings workshop with #nelloakesfusedglass

I'm particularly excited to try the recommendation to visit Pig & Pickle in Kingswinford.

A hot chocolate menu sounds fantastic. Have you visited??

Claire x

P. S. There's just two seats left for Nell's next Fused Glass Meadow Panel workshop at Crafty Happenings in the Easter holidays. Booking link on photo.
Hello all ๐Ÿ‘‹๐Ÿฝ

I'm very excited to announce that I will be holding a workshop with the lovely ladies at Crafty Happenings on the 8th December.

We will work together to create 2 cards at the workshop and you'll receive your own quilling kit and an additional card for you to make at home.

There will be 3 designs to choose from and festive refreshments.

Hope to see you there ๐Ÿ’›๐Ÿ
Another fantastic Arm knitting blanket workshop took place today Crafty Happenings

Lots of beautiful chunky blankets were made, Check out how well they did! Just look at the fabulous colours that were chosen! โค๏ธ๐ŸŒˆ

Thanks for having me again @craftyhappeningsuk and for @thats_sew_becky for taking care of us & joining in on the class too โ˜บ๏ธ

I will be back at @craftyhappeningsuk On Thursday 11th November from 7-8:30pm with a chunky knitted Cushion & Wreath workshop.. Get intouch if you fancy having a go!

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#crafting
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#madebyyou
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#knittingworkshop
Just spent my morning with Lucy Wickett - Knitted By Lw learning how to arm knit a blanket at Crafty Happenings.

This is now my winter look. If you need me I will be cocooning myself in this wonder. Thank you Lucy!!

#knitting #learning #learntoknit #learnsomethingnew #armknitting #craftyhappenings #handmade #imadethis #blanket #knit #blanket #snuggle #winterfashion #hibernate #leavemehere #socozy #thatssewbeck
Exciting new Pumpkin Workshop where you can create your very own glitzy, hand lettered personalised pumpkin!

During a fun and relaxing evening, you will use your very own craft kit to create a hand lettered pumpkin with gold leaf detailing!

You will learn some simple hand lettering skills to help you to create beautiful calligraphy on your bespoke pumpkin. I will be at hand to guide you through the loops and swirls of your chosen names or words so that your creation is just right!

The evening will include hot drinks and snacks to keep you going and your โ€˜Take homeโ€™ goodies will include:

Your finished pumpkin, a paint pen, sketching pencil and sample calligraphy words so that you can carry on with your lettering journey once youโ€™re home!

Plus you will be entered into a raffle to win some Lovely in Letters Hand lettered prints!

Location: Crafty Happenings, 199a Windsor Avenue, Bradmore, Wolverhampton, WV4 4BL

Price: ยฃ30 per person

Time: 7pm to 9pm

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โญ๏ธ contact me via message or email to book! โญ๏ธ

๐Ÿ“ง [email protected]

PLEASE NOTE: The pumpkins provided will be orange or off-white in colour !
Exciting new Pumpkin Workshop where you can create your very own glitzy, hand lettered personalised pumpkin!

During a fun and relaxing evening, you will use your very own craft kit to create a hand lettered pumpkin with gold leaf detailing!

You will learn some simple hand lettering skills to help you to create beautiful calligraphy on your bespoke pumpkin. I will be at hand to guide you through the loops and swirls of your chosen names or words so that your creation is just right!

The evening will include hot drinks and snacks to keep you going and your โ€˜Take homeโ€™ goodies will include:

Your finished pumpkin, a paint pen, sketching pencil and sample calligraphy words so that you can carry on with your lettering journey once youโ€™re home!

Plus you will be entered into a raffle to win some Lovely in Letters Hand lettered prints!

Location: Crafty Happenings, 199a Windsor Avenue, Bradmore, Wolverhampton, WV4 4BL

Price: ยฃ30 per person

Time: 7pm to 9pm

โญ๏ธ contact me via message or email to book! โญ๏ธ

๐Ÿ“ง [email protected]

PLEASE NOTE: The pumpkins provided will be orange or off-white in colour !

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Hi Crafty Happenings! We're fully booked and looking forward to returning to your wonderful store. See you tomorrow for Hooky Buddies Base Camp! Claire & Lisa xx
Hello there Crafty Happenings! We're looking forward to returning in September for Beginners Crochet!

Last two seats. To book your place contact Claire at Create Some Time & Hooky Buddies

Claire ๐Ÿ˜Š๐Ÿ’•
#shakethosewreaths
#shakeyhoseknits
#knittedbylwworkshops
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Caturday and Iโ€™ve taken over Crafty Happenings hehehehe. So obviously I needed to take a Caturday post of my favourite bits that are currently available.

Thereโ€™s a few bits that might have to come home with me todayโ€ฆ. Oh no.

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Iโ€™ve just dropped off some very snuggly snoods at Crafty Happenings all ready to go on the page for Click and collect.

If you look closely youโ€™ll see one thatโ€™s not even on my website yet! One of a kind! And super cute.

#craftyhappenings #shopindependent #snood #snuggle #warm #winterwarmer #winterfashion #slowfashion #shoplocal #handcrafteduniquelycommunity #scarf #makersgonnamake #sewing #sewist #shopsmalldreambig #mustard #mermaid #galaxy #pastel #tattoo #pastelaesthetic #thatssewbecky
So itโ€™s another Sunday shop shares and Iโ€™m sharing some great cards and gifts that are currently available from Crafty Happenings.

These are stunning and I think would make amazing gifts and cards for the people you love ๐Ÿ˜„๐Ÿ’œ

#sundayshopshares #sharethelove #shopsmallbusiness #shopsmall #shopsmalldreambig #justacard #handmaderevolution #handmade #cards #valentines #valentinesdaygift #valentinescards #hearts #love #driedflowers #craftyhappenings #thatssewbecky

Are you looking for more opportunities to get crafting? Join one of our Crafty Happenings to pick up heaps of techniques and create your own unique pieces!

An exciting new creative space, Crafty Happenings is a craft shop with a difference - showcasing modern handmade items, alongside innovative craft materials and fun opportunities to make and create! Celebrating handmade, inspiring making and introducing craft techniques, in a fun and friendly environment. The shop features the very best in creative handmade and designed products, specially handpic

Operating as usual

14/04/2022

Thanks for all your support this week. ๐Ÿ˜Š As we head into the Easter break we are off to enjoy a long weekend of catching up with family, celebrating birthdays and I've no doubt eating far too much chocolate ๐Ÿ˜
We shall be back open on Wednesday 20th at 11am with more kids club sessions, drop us a message if you'd like to book. ๐Ÿ˜Š๐Ÿ‘
๐ŸฐHave a great weekend. ๐Ÿฃ

14/04/2022

Good morning and hello to Thursday ๐Ÿ‘‹๐Ÿป
A busy day of pottery handprints this morning and kids club Spring Bunting this afternoon (there's still a few spaces if you're looking for a bit of crafty fun!) ..... We're open till 5pm today and then we will be having a much needed break to spend the long weekend with family so why not pop in for those last minute Easter treats ๐Ÿฐ

13/04/2022

Ooooh!! New Stock in today!
Gorgeous new range of jewellery from @carrieelspethjewellery.. studs, bracelets and necklaces... the perfect finishing touch to your Spring outfits!
Pop by to check out tbe whe range!
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13/04/2022

Earlier start this morning to get ready for our Decoupage Pots Kids Craft Club!...
Here till 5pm today, plus our Knit & Knatter at 1pm - phew busy day!
See you later for cards, gifts and a cheery smile!
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Photos from Crafty Happenings's post 12/04/2022

What a fab morning that was!... Pom Pom Easter bunnies were a hit! Well done girls... they all look fabulous! ๐Ÿฐ๐Ÿฐ๐Ÿฐ๐Ÿฐ
If you want to join us for some creative fun, check out our other Easter Craft sessions - still a few spots available!
Decoupage Pots tomorrow... call or message to book!!
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12/04/2022

Good Morning!!
Think we need to look at some cheery sunshiney goodies on this damp gloomy day!
Here till 3pm if you fancy popping by and treating yourself to a little bit of lovely!
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11/04/2022

Happy Day One of the Easter Hols! Howโ€™s it going so far?!๐Ÿ˜„๐Ÿ™Œ๐Ÿผ
Donโ€™t forget if youโ€™re looking for some creative fun things to do for the kids... weโ€™re running our Easter Craft Clubs over the next two weeks!
Pom Pom Bunnies - Tues 12th
Decoupage Pots - Wed 13th
Easter Bunting - Thu 14th
Graffiti Canvases - Wed 20th
Clay Pinch Pots - Thu 21st
Wet Felting Bookmarks - Fri 22nd.
All sessions are ยฃ10 per head and includes all materials, tuition and refreshments.
All details on our events page. Call or message us to book on!
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Photos from Crafty Happenings's post 09/04/2022

Well we've had the MOST lovely morning!!
We helped Alfie celebrate his Birthday with a few of his friends... creating Graffiti Bags and Clay Mythical Creatures!
Lots of fun, chatting... some party biccies and just look at the results!! Amazing!!
Well done kids - you were great!
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09/04/2022

It's Saturday and the sun is shining!!
What could be better?โ˜€๏ธโ˜€๏ธโ˜€๏ธ
Here till 5pm for cards, gifts and lots more! ... see you later!
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08/04/2022

It's Fri-yay and we are definitely Easter ready ๐Ÿฐ๐Ÿ’› .... Hop on over today and feast your eyes on all our gorgeous gifts and cards, we're open till 3pm. ๐Ÿ˜

07/04/2022

We know how much you all love a creative workshop. It gives you a chance to learn a new skill, an opportunity to socialise and a bit of all important 'me' time in a lovely relaxing environment.
Our next evening workshop is Sgraffito Pots with me! Janet @penguinpottery ๐Ÿ˜ on Tuesday 12th April. Still a few places in this fun workshop, inspired by the great pottery throw down, get booked on to learn the technique of sgraffito. ๐Ÿ‘

07/04/2022

Well what a busy morning so far. Customers popping in, babies hands and feet painted ready to turn into tigers and monkeys. ๐Ÿฏ
Time to pop the kettle on I reckon!
Open till 5pm today ๐Ÿ˜Š

06/04/2022

Who's looking forward to the Easter Hols, breaking up for a few days off... and CHOCOLATE?! I know we are! ๐Ÿ˜Š๐Ÿ™Œ๐Ÿผ๐Ÿฐ
New delivery of Easter treats from @beau_chocolates in today... cute bunny and egg lollys for the little ones and boxed filled chocs for the grown ups!! Yum!!
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06/04/2022

Our Bantock House Gardens print has proved so popular over the past couple of weeks... so the very lovely Hannah from @hannahbroadheadart dropped a few more in to us yesterday!
Be quick if you'd like one... think these will be snapped before long too! ๐Ÿ˜Šโค
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06/04/2022

Second Breakfast needed today after a quick blustery walk first thing with @penguinpottery this morning!!
Let's get this Wednesday started!
Here till 5pm today, Knit & Knatter at 1pm... then this evening our Living Spring Wreath Workshop with @queeniesfloraldesign!
We've had a cancellation this morning so if you fancy joining us and creating a beautiful wreath for Easter - then get in touch!! ๐Ÿ˜Š๐ŸŒธ๐ŸŒฟ
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05/04/2022

Good Morning!
Let's get going with another week!
Here till just before 3pm today... as we're off to run our After School Art Club!!
Here for cards, gifts and gorgeous loveliness!!
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02/04/2022

Not long till the Easter bunny hops by, if you want to treat the kids with something other than chocolate, we have a lovely selection of mini craft gifts and gorgeous bunny mini totes from @karoline_rerrie ๐Ÿฐ super cute ๐Ÿ˜

02/04/2022

It's Saturday!
Ava great day! ๐Ÿฅ‘
We've got a pottery painting drop in session this afternoon 12.30 - 3.30pm and we're open all the way through till 5pm.
Come and support your local friendly independent gift shop today ๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿฐ

Photos from Crafty Happenings's post 01/04/2022

Did you know that we're a stockist for @1894signco? Gorgeous embossed enamel signs that are traditionally handmade in Sheffield!
A range of sizes, and gorgeous colours to choose from... and the best bit is you can personalise them with your own phrase, family name or a date to remember!
What would you choose for your sign?...
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Photos from Crafty Happenings's post 01/04/2022

Happy Fri-Yay!!
We had such a LOVELY evening yesterday at our Easter Wreath Workshop!
A few creative hours of making felt flowers, fluffy pompoms, bunnies and the cutest mini bunting! Add tea & biccies, put it altogether and just look at the results!!
Well done girls... your wreaths looks super!!
If you fancy a creative evening with your girlfriends, bestie or Mum... then just get in touch - we can arrange something special for you too!
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31/03/2022

Easter felted wreaths underway tonight. Lots of flowers, fluffy pom poms and cute bunting being made. ๐Ÿฐ. ... results will be on stories later ๐Ÿ˜Š

31/03/2022

I'm ignoring the fact that there was snow in the air on the school run this morning and brightening our page with these gorgeous makes we have in stock. ๐Ÿ˜

Open till 5pm today, pop in and say hi ๐Ÿ‘‹๐Ÿป

30/03/2022

Just a tiny selection of the gorgeous cards we have here in our 'ickle shop!... whatever the occasion we'll have a card to suit!!
Open till 5pm today, plus Knit & Knatter at 1pm... see you soon!! ๐Ÿ˜Š๐Ÿ™Œ๐Ÿผ

29/03/2022

Another chilled, creative evening is underway... lovely Correen from @lovelyinletters is back with us for another fabulous Modern Calligraphy workshop! โค
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29/03/2022

Easter's just aound the corner! ... so why not join us this Thursday evening and come and create your very own gorgeous felt floral door wreath!
All materials, tuition - and plenty of tea & biccies provided!
Bring a friend, learn something new... and enjoy a couple of hours of relaxing creativity!
Call us or drop a message to book!!
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29/03/2022

Hello to a brand new week at Crafty Happenings. We are in our happy place today prepping for after school club later. ๐Ÿ˜
Open till 2.45pm

Our Story

An exciting creative space, Crafty Happenings is a craft and gift shop with a difference - showcasing modern handmade items, alongside innovative craft materials and fun opportunities to make and create at our workshops, clubs and craft parties! Celebrating handmade, inspiring making and introducing craft techniques, in a fun and friendly environment.
The shop features the very best in creative handmade and designed products, specially handpicked from makers across the country. We aim to introduce customers to new craftspeople and new ideas on modern making - craft materials, tools and kits are also available to purchase.

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199A Windsor Avenue
Upper Penn
WV4 4BL

Opening Hours

Tuesday 11am - 3pm
Wednesday 11am - 5pm
Thursday 11am - 5pm
Friday 11am - 3pm
Saturday 11am - 5pm

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