The Making Space

 
 
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10 Sunbury Workshops, Shoreditch, Swanfield Street, London E2 7LF
 
 
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The Making SpaceLearn some crafty manouveurs at Making Space where classes on mask making, glass engraving, pyrography (burning patterns into wood or leather), chainmail knitting, and book hollowing are just some of the unusual skills on offer. The work space, close to Shoreditch and run by RADA-trained prop maker Simon Aronson, also offers seasonal workshops so at Halloween you can learn how to create a pumpkin face, and at Christmas, tree decorations are made with the help of a glass blowing expert so you can make your own baubles. All the workshops run by Making Space are suitable for all levels of artistic ability so even if you haven't picked up a paint brush in years you can still get involved. Check their website to see what specific events are coming up.

 

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Old Street Tube Station
 
11 minutes walk
 
Liverpool Street Tube Station
 
15 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

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Hoxton Overground Station
 
8 minutes walk
 
 
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Sclater Street Car Park
 
5 minutes walk
 
Great Eastern Street NCP
 
6 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Ace Hotel London Shoreditch
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £89  26% off
100 Shoreditch High Street, E1 | 3 minutes from The Making Space
Hip US hotel group Ace hotels arrived in Shoreditch in September 2013, expanding from their US sites to add a London outpost. The property has transformed ... More
 
 
 
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Workers' Educational Association
London > Education > Evening Classes
4 Luke Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 7 minutes from The Making Space
National charity for adult learning which also runs an excellent selection of theatre, literature, history and politics evening classes.... More
 
 
 
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Workers' Educational Association
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
London District, 4 Luke Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 7 minutes from The Making Space
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At One Point
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: Sunday 7th February 2016 - 7.30pm
Rich Mix Centre, 35-47 Bethnal Green Road, E1 | 3 minutes from The Making Space
The performance is a guided tour through layers of consciousness, as the two performers question aspects of contemporary experience....More
 
 
 
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No Attitude Recordings Showcase
London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife  Dates: Sunday 7th February 2016 - 4pm-10.30pm
Cafe 1001, 1 Dray Walk, Brick Lane, E1 | 6 minutes from The Making Space
Tech house DJ Marco Colambino launches his album Whisper, which features vocals by Steven Jones....More
 
 
 
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Showstar
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Sunday 7th February 2016 - 8pm-12midnight
The Old Blue Last, 38 Great Eastern Street, EC2A | 6 minutes from The Making Space
Indie pop outfit from Belgium. With support from Husband Material and Thyla....More
 
 
 
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Sonos Studio London
London > Entertainment >
21 Club Row, E2 | 3 minutes from The Making Space
High-end audio brand Sonos opens the Sonos Studio London, their new permanent cultural space, in late 2015. Building on their space in LA, which has been ... More
 
 
 
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Aubin Cinema
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
64-66 Redchurch Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 3 minutes from The Making Space
Housed in the Aubin & Wills concept store, the Aubin Cinema is a intimate 47-seat theatre with velvet chairs and sofas, plumped up with Aubin & ... More
 
 
 
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Rich Mix Centre
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
35-47 Bethnal Green Road, Shoreditch, London E1 | 3 minutes from The Making Space
Located in one of London's most thriving and art-driven communities Rich Mix does exactly what it says on the tin, presenting visitors of different ... More
 
 
 
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Rivington Place
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Rivington Place, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 5 minutes from The Making Space
The first newly built public art gallery in London since the Hayward Gallery opened in 1968, Rivington Place is a beautiful glass fronted building designed by ... More
 
 
 
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Iniva
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
8-9 Rivington Place, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 5 minutes from The Making Space
Opened on 5th October 2007, this Rivington Place art gallery is a £8m public building dedicated to culturally diverse visual arts. It's a joint venture between ... More
 
 
 
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Limoncello
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
340-344 Kingsland Road, Hackney, London E8 | 5 minutes from The Making Space
This cutting edge contemporary art gallery is run by director Rebecca May Marston, a graduate of the RCA's curating course who first took on the Hoxton ... More
 
 
 
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Leila's
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
17 Calvert Avenue, Shoreditch, London E2 | 2 minutes from The Making Space
Leila's on Arnold Circus is a legendary coffee spot where they serve Monmouth coffee in an eccentric cafe setting that feels like you're in your own ... More
 
 
 
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Tatty Devine
London > Shopping > Jewellery
236 Brick Lane, Shoreditch, London E2 | 3 minutes from The Making Space
Quirky keyrings, trashy necklaces with your name on and records as earrings, Tatty Devine is the undoubted queen of kitsch. The creators of this Alladin's cave ... More
 
 
 
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Labour and Wait
London > Shopping > House and Garden
85 Redchurch Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 3 minutes from The Making Space
Shopping for doorstops, dishcloths, dusters and dustpans has taken on a whole new slant thanks to Labour and Wait. Another east London success story, this small ... More
 
 
 
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Rochelle Canteen
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
The Canteen, Old School Building, Arnold Circus, Shoreditch, London E2 | 1 minute from The Making Space
Housed within an old Victorian bike shed, Rochelle Canteen is a unique dining concept and a must-visit for those in the know. To reach the restaurant ... More
 
 
 
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Boundary
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
2-4 Boundary Street, Shoreditch, Shoreditch, London E2 | 2 minutes from The Making Space
This Shoreditch project is the first from Terence Conran since he signed over his well known restaurants - Bluebird, Quaglino's and plenty more besides - to ... More
 
 
 
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Albion
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
2-4 Boundary Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 2 minutes from The Making Space
This Shoreditch caff, bakery and small shop is the first venture by Terence Conran since he sold his restaurant empire - Quaglino's, Orrery and the rest ... More
 
 
 
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Frame Dance, Fitness, Holistic Centre
London > Leisure > Fitness
29 New Inn Yard, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 5 minutes from The Making Space
At this Shoreditch dance, fitness and holistic studio getting fit doesn't feel like a chore. All classes at Frame are designed to be fun and with ... More
 
 
 
Ezra Street
London > Leisure >
7 Ezra Street, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 5 minutes from The Making Space
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SPACe Centre
London > Leisure >
31 Falkirk Street, Hoxton, London N1 | 6 minutes from The Making Space
SPACe, the Hackney Sports and Performing Art Centre, is an award-winning leisure centre in Hackney which is part of Hackney Community College. Opened in 2001, SPACe ... More
 
 
 
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The Royal Oak
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
73 Columbia Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 5 minutes from The Making Space
You might just recognise this pub off the telly - it has featured in the Kray's film, sitcom Good Night Sweetheart and even Blue Peter. The ... More
 
 
 
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The Bricklayers Arms
London > Nightlife > Pubs
63 Charlotte Road, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 6 minutes from The Making Space
This bohemian boozer was an integral part of the Shoreditch explosion. Tucked away down a cobbled East End alley it was originally a mecca for local ... More
 
 
 
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The Crown and Shuttle
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
226 Shoreditch High Street, Shoreditch, London E1 | 7 minutes from The Making Space
After serving two queens and a king, surviving The Blitz and enjoying a period as a notorious strip club, The Crown and Shuttle sadly closed its ... More
 
 
 
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Bar Kick
London > Nightlife > Bars
127 Shoreditch High Street, Shoreditch, London E1 | 3 minutes from The Making Space
Fashionable Shoreditch drinkers from all around the globe are attracted to this cellar bar by its rickety old furniture, interesting imported beers, and a pricy, but ... More
 
 
 
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Callooh Callay
London > Nightlife > Bars
65 Rivington Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 3 minutes from The Making Space
Often regarded as one of Shoreditch's best cocktail bars, Callooh Callay is a popular venue with an ambitious, regularly changing cocktail menu. Examples include the Electric ... More
 
 
 
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BrewDog Shoreditch
London > Nightlife > Bars
Bethnal Green Road, Shoreditch, London E1 | 3 minutes from The Making Space
The BrewDog bar in Bethnal Green Road caters for the Shoreditch hipsters with BrewDog craft beers and interiors decorated with antique tiles, reclaimed metal and a ... More
 
 
 
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Rochelle School, Club Row
London > Business > Venue Hire
Arnold Circus, Shoreditch, London E2 | 1 minute from The Making Space
Rochelle School on Arnold Circus is, as the same suggests, a former educational establishment. Now a centre for artists and creative types run by the A ... More
 
 
 
The Tab Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
3 Godfrey Place, Shoreditch, London E2 | 1 minute from The Making Space
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Shoreditch Town Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
380 Old Street, Shoreditch, London EC1V | 4 minutes from The Making Space
Site of the legendary Whirly Gig parties in the nineties, Shoreditch Town Hall lends itself well to any type of gathering. Re-opened in 2005, following a ... More
 
 
 
 

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The World of Charles and Ray Eames
Exhibitions | Until 14th February 2016 

Barbican Art Gallery 1.36 miles from The Making Space

The Barbican Centre hosts The World of Charles and Ray Eames this October, delving into the world of the pioneering ...More

LSO Discovery Family Concert: Play On, Shakespeare!
Kids Events | On 7th February 2016 

Barbican Centre 1.36 miles from The Making Space

Shakespeare-themed musical event for children....More

Stan Douglas - The Secret Agent
Exhibitions | Until 24th March 2016 

Victoria Miro 1.73 miles from The Making Space

A solo exhibition by the celebrated Canadian artist, featuring the UK premiere of a new multi-screen film installation along with ...More

Broadgate Ice Rink
Broadgate Ice Rink
Seasonal | Until 25th February 2016 

Exchange square 1.76 miles from The Making Space

London's longest-running ice rink returns to its new location of Exchange Square in 2015, only a couple of ...More

 
Sneak
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 29th March 2016 

XOYO 1.87 miles from The Making Space

DJs spin house and techno....More

Ctrl London
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 21st March 2016 

XOYO 1.87 miles from The Making Space

The DJs supply house, techno, disco, funk and soul....More

Once Upon A WigWam
Once Upon A WigWam
Foodie Events | Until 4th March 2016 

The Queen Of Hoxton 1.93 miles from The Making Space

The Queen of Hoxton's WigWam returns once again this winter for Once Upon A WigWam, a Brothers Grimm ...More

 
Old Skool Sundays
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 1st May 2016 

Far Rockaway 2.02 miles from The Making Space

DJs spin pop, R&B, soul, hip hop and garage alongside a retro board and computer games area, karaoke hour and ...More

Showstar
Concerts | On 7th February 2016 

The Old Blue Last 2.03 miles from The Making Space

Indie pop outfit from Belgium. With support from Husband Material and Thyla....More

Cargo Presents: Prismatic
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 20th March 2016 

Cargo 2.12 miles from The Making Space

A weekly Sunday night party featuring hip hop, house and R&B from resident DJs....More

 
 
 
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