September events

WE ARE HERE

Group Exhibition 'WE ARE HERE"  featuring Khadija Khan, Morokoth Fournier Des Corats, Tatenda Mikey, and Claudine Eccleston's 'Playing The Race Card' project, part of Coastal Currents open studios.

Sat&Sun 4/5/
Sat & Sun 11/12 Sept
10am-5pm
Drop-in Free

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Mon 27 Sept 6:30-8:30pm
Mon 11th Oct 12:30-2:30pm
Mon 25th Oct 6:30-8:30pm
Pay By Donation

Shared conversations, where we invite members of our creative community to lead and guide an open conversation on selected topics. The space is for all, so please come if any of the topics resonate with you. 

Thurs 9th
Thurs 16th
Thurs 23th
Wed 29th Sept
6:45-8pm
£10

Dance class for all abilities, advance booking recommended. Get your joy on with movement director and choreographer Darragh O’Leary. Pop routines to sweat and laugh too. 

DARE 2 REPAIR

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19 Sept 11:30am-3:30pm
Pay By Donation

Tired of Losing your keys to the holes in your pockets? Or are your favourite trousers split in an Opps way?
Don’t throw them away bring them along to Dare 2 Repair. Together we’ll mend your garments, so you don’t have to say goodbye to your favourite looks! 

COLLAGE & CHILL

30 Sept 7pm-9pm
£10

It does exactly what it says on the tin! Join us for an eve of creative reflection through the art of collage. Using magazines, fabrics, wallpaper, banana leaf and whatever paper-like materials we can find. Cut and combine images and textures to reflect the world as you feel it.

SHOP AFRORETRO

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Every Sat & Sun 11m-5pm

AfroRetro is our resident brand fusing together our Ugandan & English heritage to make upcycled and short run uniques pieces. 

 

Pop in for fashion, accessories, homewares and gifts.

Afri-Co-Lab is a community interest company based in
St Leonards-On-Sea, East Sussex, headed up by fashion designer makers Anna & Lilly.

Combining their Ugandan cultural heritage, British seaside home and sustainability to create workshops, educational programmes, creative events and artistic interventions for seasoned and newbie creatives alike!

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Hattie Spice shop front takeover. January 2021

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facilitating creative exploration.

Past Projects

discovering your inner maker.

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Making Things Happen

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identity

creativity

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Never too young to create.      

Mini-Makers.                        

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  Making                        

  Uganglish Style.