Festive Makers Market

Pls note: This event is open to the public, so get booking!

Keen to support local makers and artisans?

Join us on November 26th  (11am-4pm), we’re hosting a Maker’s Market.

Taking over The Hub, the market will showcase wondrous pieces and products from Birch’s creator community: Ellen Rock (Screen printing), Charlotte Latimer (Jewellery designer), Ru Cummins (Artist), dotte (Children’s clothing), Granite+Smoke (Homeware designers), Mourea Rosa (Caker), Bryony Applegate, Bella Buckland-Jones, Elly Wall, Leo Richardson, Jade Gallup, Emily Jefferies, Sue Applegate (Ceramists). More partners to be announced soon.

We’ll also be serving up some extra special Christmas foodie treats.

All you have to do now is pre-book entry. Tickets are £5 redeemable for a festive drink on your arrival! Our advice? Bring as many tote bags as you can stuff into your pockets.

Want to sample some of our workshops whole your here? We have a number open for booking. We suggest booking now to avoid disappointment.

Wreath Making – 2 hours £70 Book Now

It’s that time of year again, let the festivities begin! For our wreath making workshops this year, we’re thrilled to be partnering with local floristry artist Melisa Zulu. Working with a combination of fresh and dried natural materials and foliage, you will be the envy of your friends and neighbours this year, with a unique and personal wreath to take home and display over the weeks ahead.

All materials will be provided. You will use tools to cut plants and you can keep your creations.

Biscuit Decorating – 1 hour £15 Book Now

Take the humble biscuit up a notch with a decorating workshop in our Bakery. You’ll leave with a box of six unique gingerbread biscuits (snowmen, snowflakes & Christmas trees amongst other designs).


Pottery Festive Decorations 1 hour £25- Book Now

The Festive Decorations class is a session for all levels of experience where participants learn simple processes of working with clay, due to the drying time and different processes of firing and glazing, you do not take anything home with you on the day. However we will post creations out to you, or you are welcome to come back and collect at a later date if you prefer.

Kids workshops

DIY Gingerbread grotto Workshop £15 Book Now

Join us and put your creativity to the test in our gingerbread grotto making masterclass. Sugar and spice and all things nice. Can you make it to the end of the workshop with your tasty grotto still standing? Don’t eat the walls until your parents come and collect you. Festive games, arts and crafts and prizes included.

Snow globe making £15 – Book Now

Let it snow and get creative with the Active London team. Make a snow blizzard for yourself or a gift for a family member or friend!  Come and have a snow storm of a time with winter games, crafts and prizes too!