Issue 28 Up Your Street


Wed 22nd July £30 plus £3 booking fee at Eventbrite

11-1pm Learn to sew with a machine for beginners

The course is aimed at beginners. A 5-week course on Wednesday mornings, 11.00am – 1.00pm Tutor: Talula Noor Venue: DRC Centre, 90 Crownfield Road.E15

Thurs 23rd July free 2-5pm Mental Spaghetti. Plaster mould decoration and more. Find the friendly biscuit eating bunch at Studio 3 Arts in Boundary Road Barking. Phone them or book at Eventbrite. About 4 spaces left


Advance notice.

Tues 28th July free 10.30-12.30pm. Creative writing workshops at The Mill E17 with Sonali. 5 sessions over 5 weeks. contact The Mill to book a place. No experience required and hardy writers welcome too. Nice mix.


Issue 27 Up Your Street. It’s all art.

Tues 14th July free 2-4pm Book at Eventbrite for an illustrated talk about Barbara Hepworth at The National Archives in Kew.

Wed  15th July free 10-noon Textile banner-making@ Hamara Ghar (for over 50s) 412-422 Green Street, E13 9JN :Making banners about Green Street east London at Hamara Ghar, sheltered housing for all aged 50 plus and from Asian Backgrounds, (really?) at 412  Green Street. All welcome if you’re over 50. Professional artist -led workshop initiated by Rosetta Art Centre, West Ham.

free.10-1pm. Final session with Robert Sanna, ceramic artist, at Rosetta Art Centre, West Ham.  Seniors only class. Was a blast!

                              free 2pm Rosetta Art Centre students go to the V&A for the celebrated Alexander McQueen exhibition “Savage Beauty” Treat.


                          £4 6-9pm Screening at Brady Arts Centre, Hanbury Rd E1 “Under The Cranes”

Thurs 16th July free 2-5pm Mental Spaghetti in Boundary Road, Barking (62 bus). Book at Eventbrite for woodcutting and printing.

free 10.30-12.30 East London Radio online. Mary  Katherine presents her magazine show from Leytonstone.