Crafts, Artists and Makers

  • ‌Dukeries Community Workshop

The Dukeries Community Workshop is available to local adults to learn new skills and crafts. Contact 01623 860545 ext 152 or visit

  • Dukeries Wood Turning Society

The Dukeries Woodturning Society meet in Ollerton Jubilee Hall each month. Their aim is to keep alive the historic skill of woodturning.

They run ‘hands-on’ sessions to help beginners and to improve their own skills.

All guests are welcome to come and try the club before joining. To get in touch and find out more email or call Mike on 01777 870844.

  • Men in Sheds

We have two Men in Sheds groups within the district in Blidworth and Collingham. Find out more about Men in Sheds

  • Newark Stained Glass Group

Newark Stained Glass group meet on the second Saturday of each month at Upton Village Hall. They are a diverse group and welcome all new members! The class runs 10am - 4pm and the fee is £15 which includes all tools and materials.

For more information please contact Elaine Ellison on 01636 706177.

  • Old Station Artisan Craft Club

A small group of local people experimenting and working with a variety of materials in a creative way. 

Periodic workshops will take place with the support of West Notts Community College and others for a small extra fee. Come and join in the fun, meet new people and be a part of this venture. All abilities welcome.

The group meets every Friday afternoon 2pm to 4pm at The Old Station, High Street, Edwinstowe, NG21 9PL. Cost £5

  • Southwell Flower Pod

Join the Flower Pod's award winning florist Tina Aram for flower arranging workshops. All funds raised helps the Flower Pod's work with adults with learning difficulties. Call Tina on 01636 918271 or visit

  • Stitching Station Craft Club

The Stitching Station is a community group bringing people together from Edwinstowe and the surrounding area who want to share their interest and skills. All ages and abilities are welcome.

Activities include knitting, sewing by hand or machine, crochet, felting, embroidery, tatting and anything to do with textiles. 

There are regular workshops that are free to members (materials may cost extra) but open to anyone who is interested.

The group meets every Wednesday, 10am to 2pm at The Old Station, High Street, Edwinstowe, NG21 9PL. Cost £3

  • Walesby Craft Group

The group meet on Wednesdays from 1pm to 3pm at Walesby Village Hall and they would welcome more crafters to come along to learn or teach a new craft. Membership costs £2 each week and includes refreshments. For information please contact Sue on 01623 836582.

  • Welbeck Courtyard

Visit the Courtyard at Welbeck for great food, great art and great shopping.

Enjoy artisan food from the award-winning Welbeck Farm Shop, contemporary exhibitions at The Harley Gallery and Welbeck’s historic Portland Collection. Tel : 01909 500211

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