Craft your Christmas Gifts

Union St, Sheffield

Saturday, 16 Dec 2017
11:00am to 5:00pm


Union St is hosting some of Sheffield's best workshop facilitators and small local businesses to offer you the chance to make your own christmas gifts. Workshops will be available to book online in advance below, spaces on the workshops are limited so booking in advance is advised.
Below are tickets for each workshop at the different time slots - if you book on more than one workshop please make sure that you check the start and end times to ensure you don't double book yourself.


Screen print Christmas Cards - Sheffield Print Club
Macrame workshop - CRAFT LAB
Candle making workshop - The Sheffield Candle Company
Make a table centrepiece - Frances & Rose
Pampering products: Face Oil & Bath Salts - Alkimi and Aura

Activities not requiring booking:
Plant Swap & Sale - Oasis Gardening (part of Sheffield Flourish)
Mulled wine & spice bags - New Roots
Carols - Neighbourhood Voices Choir
Julekalendar - Common Thread
Pick n Mix Lazer Cut jewellery charms - Learn Create Sell

Workshop details:

Christmas Cards: Screen print 5 christmas cards (including envelopes). Start times: 11am & 2pm

Macrame Workshop: 2 hour workshop to learn to make a macrame plant hanger (not including plant). Start times: 11am & 2pm

Candle Making: 1 hour candle making for novice enthusiasts, go away with one homemade candle. Start times: 11am, 12.30pm, 2pm, & 3.30pm

Flower Centrepiece: 1.5 hour workshop to create a modern floral centrepiece for your Christmas Table. Start times: 11am, 1pm & 3pm

Fail oil & Bath salts workshops: Run by Alkimi and Aura. Start times: 11am (Face Oil), 2pm (Bath Salts)


Do I need to buy tickets in advance or can I just turn up on the day?
In order to manage their materials, workshop facilitators need to have an idea of numbers before the event. Some workshops (if they don't sell out) may have spaces on the day to sign on to. There will be other activities on the day that do not require advance bookings.

What are my transport/parking options for getting to and from the event?
Union St is located on Union Street, just off the Peace Gardens in the city centre. There are lots of parking options including Euro Car Park, Matilda St, Sheffield S1 4QW.

How can I contact the organiser with any questions?
If you have any specific questions about the workshops, please contact the workshop facilitators directly (see below), if your question is about the venue or the logistics of the event please email
Christmas Cards - Hannah:
Macrame - Julie:
Candles - James:
Flower Centrepiece - Marianne:

How accessible is Union St?
This event will be over 3 floors of Union St. The Screen Printing Christmas Card Workshop will be the only workshop on the Ground Floor. Unfortunately our lift is currently in need of repair and the other floors are only accessed via stairs. If you require further information, please email


Union St , 18-20 Union Street , Sheffield