Pop-Up Panto 2017

Come along and celebrate the season at No 34, have a warm drink and a mince pie and take part in festive activities and fun. From 10.30-12 we are making silly props for the Ideas Test Pop-up Panto, which you can see performed at midday!

Pop-Up Panto Prep drop-in

What would you like to see in our Pop-Up Panto this December? Come along to contribute ideas and create characters – from the ultimate panto princess to the worst panto baddie! Then see your creations brought to life on Sat 16th December.


We’ll show you how to make an 8 page foldy zine or show us if you have the know how!
We’ll bring the photocopier and paper.  You bring the ideas, images & words.. put them together to create your own Zine.
We’re channeling kindness that week at no.34 but you can choose your own theme to draw, write, cut, paste & share with the world.
Make one Zine to keep and one to display.
£1 gives you unlimited access to our materials + our support.

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Knit-A-Letter @ Sheppey Gateway

If you love a Knit and Knatter, come along for some woolly fun and knit a letter! Sheppey Matters’ Justin Aggett will be on hand to help us spell out ‘Be Kind’!

Half-Term Typography workshop

This Half-Term, why not make your mark and explore a range of typographic activities On Wednesday 25 October between 11am and 2pm can experiment with the traditional printing – the craft of letterpress, use relief printing, and also use stylised drawing techniques & collage to create your own alphabet. The workshop will be led by… Continue Reading

The Big Draw 2017: Living Lines Character Design with Greg Stobbs

This year, The Big Draw’s theme is ‘Living Lines’ and illustrator & street artist Greg Stobbs will be helping you to use pen and pencil lines to create amazing art! You can make your own custom character – maybe a superhero version of yourself, or maybe you’ll create your own ‘power animal’ (or ‘patronus’ for all you Harry Potter fans!)