Events News

GRAND Opening at Markeaton Park

FREE Activities all Weekend 14th/15th January 

We are delighted, and so excited, to announce the launch of our brand new Academy opening this weekend over the 14th and 15th January 2017. The new location is set in the beautiful Craft Village at the centre of Markeaton Park, one of the East Midlands most popular attractions. 

Free Kids Activities at our Grand Opening in Markeaton Park

The Craft Village opened in 1987 within the old stable yard. Dedicated to handmade goods, gifts and running various activities (now including JumpingCLAY) this a fantastic place to enjoy a day out with all the family. 

The Craft Village in Markeaton Park

This weekend we will be running FREE Mini Makes all day Saturday and from 13:15 on Sunday. we are even giving away FREE Goodie Bags while stocks last. No bookings needed!! So, come join us to make your very own masterpiece and take it home that day. 

Happy Modelling 

The National Craft & Design Fair Dublin, RDS

"One stop shopping for thousands of unique gifts at Ireland’s premier celebration of crafts."

Whether you are a confirmed shopaholic or completely phobic about shopping, the annual National Crafts & Design Fair, is just the place for you.

For those who love shopping it’s the chance to browse and enjoy the unique work of more than 500 designers, artists, and craftspeople who will be taking part in the country’s largest celebration of crafts.

National Craft and Design Fair 2016

But if shopping just isn’t your thing, think of it as a heaven sent opportunity to buy all your Christmas gifts in a single shopping session!

This annual fair is widely recognised as Ireland’s premier commercial craftwork showcase. Many of Ireland’s most respected craftspeople will be there, showing and selling top quality goods.

The range is dazzling – everything from chocolates to high fashion, and because the goods are handmade by craftspeople, they have the added distinction of each one being unique.

Very excited ot be back fro another year - Happy Modelling

The Christmas Shopping Show

Meet Rudolph on the 25th - 27th November 2016 at the Bath & West Showground !

This three day event will offer a wonderful range of shopping in a festive atmosphere at the renowned Royal Bath and West Showground in Somerset.

The Christmas Shopping Show Bath & west Shepton Mallet

Browse the Shopping Hall, meet the Reindeer, visit Father Christmas and receive a gift from his Toy Workshop. Live musical entertainment will ensure visitors enjoy a delightful, stress free shopping experience infused with Christmas spirit!

JumpingCLAY will be running FREE workshops for all ages every day, find us in the Gloucester Suite next to Santa's Toy workshop. Book on arrival to secure your place! Bookings on a first come first served basis.

Happy Modelling

St George's Twilight Market 2016

An Award-Winning Night to Remember !

Join us at this years ever popular Twilight Market on Wednesday 9th November from 12 noon - 11pm, and indulge as we bring the Year of Food and Drink 2016 to a close. Enjoy over 130 local food, drink and arts & crafts traders attending the event - perfect to start the Christmas shop, if you haven’t already. 

Twilight Market 2016

Live music will get you dancing with various acts covering both evenings. There will even be special kids entertainment all courtesy of Belfast City Council and of course, including JumpingCLAY Mini Make & Takes from 2 - 5.

Find more details Belfast City’s website - click here. 
Happy Modelling

The Hobbycraft Show - NEC, Birmingham 3-6 November 2016

Join us at Stand F16 - FREE Workshops and Amazing Offers !

The Stitching, Sewing and Hobbycrafts show arrives at the NEC for you to discover all the ideas, inspiration and crafting supplies you could ever dream of. The prefect day out for any craft enthusiast. Stock up on all your supplies and enjoy some of the amazing array of workshops/demonstrations that will be taking place. 

ICHF Hobbycraft Show Birmingham NEC 2016

Running each day from 9:30am - 5:30pm (5pm, on Sunday) there really is nowhere better to indulge yourself in everything craft. 

Join us at Stand F16 to discover the magic of JumpingCLAY and create your very own Christmas Penguin to take home that day. We will have our full range of modelling kits and clay sets hit some fantastic offers just in time for Christmas - perfect stocking fillers and crafty Christmas present for all the family. 

Hope to see you there.
Happy Modelling

Spirit of Christmas Fair 2016

750 Independent Boutiques at the Home of Christmas Shopping !

Spirit of Christmas Fair 2016

We are back for another year of this truly magical Christmas experience. Running from the 31st October - 6th November at Olympia London this beautiful fair where you will uncover extraordinary gifts all hand picked by and expert team for their stye, elegance and design.

A perfect ladies day out with friends and family enjoying the complimentary workshops and enjoy an elegant dining experience in the Mosimann's Winter Restaurant, or Louis Roederer Champagne Bar. 

Find us at stand H95 with our full range just in time to pick up a creative Christmas present, amazing stocking fillers and get crafting this holiday season. 

Book Your Tickets Here - Hope to see you there.

Newry Twilight Market

A Magical Market on the 28th October from 5 - 11pm.

Join us at this years Newry Twilight Market with over 40 stalls, food and live music followed by a firework display at 8.

Newry Twilight Market 2016

JumpingCLAY will be running FREE wicked workshops throughout the event. Hope to see you there. Happy Modelling

Halloween Purple Turnip Festival in Lisburn

Saturday 29th October 12-4 in Market Square, Lisburn 

The annual Purple Turnip Festival returns  this Halloween. Join us in Market Square as 20 Purple Turnips take up residence - find the Turnip and be in with a chance of winning on of the many great prizes. 

Purple Turnip Festival Lisburn 2016

JumpingCLAY Lisburn will be running make & take clay pumpkin workshops! Other entertainment includes a wide range of exotic animals, face painting and balloons modelling a perfect day out for all the family!

Hope to see you there. 

Chesterfield Children's Market

Local Youngsters Feel Life as Market Traders ! 28th October !

Chesterfield is famous for it’s market, but the Children’s Market on Friday 28th October is a little bit different! All of the stallholders are aged between 3 and 14 and the young entrepreneurs will be selling their unwanted books, toys and games!

Chesterfield Children's Market

The JumpingCLAY South Sheffield team will be at the market from 10am until 4pm making magnets – you can choose to make ladybirds, bees or flowers for just £2 each! Come join us and the entreprenuers of the future for a fun and creative day out.

Happy Modelling 

Bakewell Wool Gathering at Bakewell Agricultural Centre

Join us this weekend - 22nd & 23rd October - Create Your own Wooly Sheep Magnet !

The show is an event for all wool and yarn lovers dedicated specially to woolly crafts – knitting, crochet, felting and others - but this year we are adding a special twist with our JumpingCLAY Mini Make & Takes, creating Sheep magnets! Join us and create your own to take home that day!

Bakewell Wool Gathering Mini Make Magnet Sheep

The 2016 Bakewell Wool Gathering takes place at the famous Bakewell Agricultural Centre, host to over 50 exhibitor stalls selling everything a wool lover needs - wool, needles and even spinning wheels. The centre will become full of colour, texture and creativity.

Get your tickets here - Hope to see you there - Happy Modelling