The team behind The Chuffed Store are bringing their online store to life for the very first time at 16 Seymour Place until 26 March 2023. Discover exciting products made and produced in the British Isles, from jewellery and handbags, to stationery and tea towels.
Visit their new pop-up where they will be hosting exciting workshops with artist makers, a place to get inspired and see their products in the flesh. The team will be there behind the till, telling stories and playing good tunes.
The Chuffed Store will also host several workshops. Scroll down to find out more.
Fungus & Mold Pattern Making Workshop, 16 March 6.30-9pm
Maud from Fungus & Mold will take you through some of her biggest influences and pattern inspirations- from antique textiles and wallpaper to the Bloomsbury Group, Peggy Angus and Barron & Larcher. You will then learn how to carve you own Lino blocks to create your own repeat patterns. You will be printing on beautiful handmade Khadi Paper.
You will leave with sheets of your hand printed papers and your block to carry on printing more paper or fabric at home. A wonderful gift for Mothers Day or an opportunity to meet new people and get super creative.
Expect a magical evening with twinkling candles, banging tunes, delicious drinks and snacks. All materials provided.
Tickets cost £70.
Trip to The British Museum & Amulet Workshop, 17 March 5-9pm
Sara of Kano Shop shares her inspiration and deep love of the antiquities and classics, teaching you to create a modern talismans to keep for a lifetime. You will be sketching and taking photos of objects as inspiration for the creation of a magical bronze amulet. You will need no prior experience of jewellery making nor any experience with drawing. Sara encourages creativity to come from within and to not think about it too seriously. She will also be teaching you some drawing and wax carving techniques using different tools to make each and every one of your pendants a reflection of ones self. There will be a large selection of books on hand which you can refer to during the session.
Sara will guide you through the process of creating your amulet using the lost was casting technique which she will then take away, cast and clean up for you. The cost will include your finished bronze amulet, a sterling silver chain and postage of your amulet back to you. It will be sent to you in the post 3 weeks later. All materials provided as well as a selection of refreshments and snacks.
Tickets cost £180.
Folde Necklace Workshop, 22 March 6.30-9pm
Join this 2.5 hour workshop to explore wax working techniques and create your own recycled silver and highland horn necklace. This workshop is focused on creatively exploring the methods around jewellery making, by the end of the evening you will have created your own wax pendant which will be cast in silver and finished with highland horn on a solid silver chain. Expect a candle lit evening with an inspiring group, delicious drinks and nibbles.
Tickets cost £135.
Seaweed Pressing Workshop, 23 March 6.30-9pm
Join in on this creative and calming workshop and get closer to nature. Expect a magical evening with twinkling candles, banging tunes, delicious drinks and nibbles. All materials included and no experience necessary.
Tickets cost £85.
Ritual Studio Ring Workshop, 24 March 6.30-9pm
Expect a magical evening with Tarot readings, banging tunes, delicious drinks and a still life of snacks. You will be making one ring out of wax, Aquila will cast them in brass or silver and finish them for you. The evening will be a gorgeous deep dive into making, using different techniques and tools.
All materials provided and no prior experience needed. Your ring will be sent to the casters after the event and will be sent to you in the post 3 weeks later. Casting, finishing and return postage is all included in the ticket price.
Tickets cost £150.