Craft Arena's opening hours are currently Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays 10:30 - 4.30 and Sundays 10:30 - 3.30. We offer personal shopping appointments by arrangement on Thursdays, contact us for more details. We will keep you updated on any changes here and on our on our Facebook page.

See our in-studio Covid policy here.

All studio classes are held in accordance with current guidelines. Studio numbers are currently limited, and you can join us online via Zoom.


One to one Workshops and Classes


yarnandhooksml_2.jpgIf our published workshops don't fit in with your schedule, you prefer some time with a Personal Trainer, or you want to learn something specific - why not book one of our many one-to-one classes?

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Using the Scan'n'Cut with Fabric with Denise and Lisa - Sunday 27th September 10.30pm - 12.30pm


Denise and Lisa will be giving you hints and tips for cutting out perfect shapes on the Brother Scan n Cut machine in this STUDIO workshop. You can also join us from home using Zoom.

We will be experimenting with different fabrics for use in applique, patchwork and mixed media work.

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Machine Embroidery Group - Sunday 4th October 10.30 - 1.00


Our regular Machine Embroidery Group Sessions are back with limited numbers in the STUDIO this month, although you can also join us from home via Zoom.

Lisa will give us a demonstration on Crazy Patchwork for Christmas.

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A Credence of Stitchers - Sunday 11th October 10.30 - 1.00


Our regular Credence of Stitchers Group Sessions are back with limited numbers in the STUDIO this month, although you can also join us from home via Zoom.

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PE Design with Lisa: Refresher Q & A Sunday 18th October 10.30 - 1.00


Join Lisa to learn more about using Brother PE Design Software in this workshop.

This class is designed to get you back in the swing of using PE Design after our enforced break!

Lisa will be giving you a refresher, led by your questions and challenges. Bring any work you may have done during lockdown to show us.

This is a STUDIO workshop, although you can also join us via Zoom if you prefer

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Yarn Forward Wednesday 21st October 10.30pm - 1.00pm


Our regular Yarn Forward sessions are back with limited numbers in the STUDIO this month, although you can also join us from home via Zoom.

In this meeting Denise will be highlighting the new Rowan Collection.


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Goldwork UFO's with Wendy Mansfield Friday 20th November 10.30-3.30


Get back into the swing with Wendy in this workshop which will be held in the STUDIO, although if you prefer, you can join the workshop from home via Zoom.

Bring along any project you have previously started with Wendy and she will help you get it finished!

No materials are provided in this class, although Wendy will have her stash with her should you need to buy any extras.

Wendy will also help you with any other embroidery you are having trouble with.


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