Co-worker Focus

Art & Craft Co-worker I took part in the IAPT get active group at Sydenham garden. I took part in an Art and craft taster session and really enjoyed it and wanted to be referred. I wasn’t getting out and socialising with people and wanted to improve my social anxiety. I have enjoyed doing different…

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#DeFreneFest18

  #DeFreneFest18, Come to our Summer Festival 2018. An afternoon of fun in the sun for all!   Get Tickets A wide range of activities, acts, bands, talks, demos, and lovely food have already been confirmed! Activities like crafts. arts (both a communal and solo, “Have a go zone”, games, face painting, getting up close…

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We are recruiting an Art & Craft Project Lead

The deadline for applications has passed An exciting opportunity to become Sydenham Garden’s Art & Craft Project lead has arisen! The Art & Craft Project Lead will become an integral part of our team. We aim to provide a welcoming and inclusive environment and the role will be vital in ensuring the quality and success…

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Beautiful Willow Lanterns

Our Growing Lives Project have been busy making beautiful Willow Lanterns. As dusk comes earlier and earlier this time of year the need for lighting became pressing. Last year we installed bright LED lights powered by solar. This year we’ve made them much more pleasing to the eye! Much more than just aesthetics! There is…

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Remembering Fanmail at Sydenham Garden

Fanmail at Sydenham Garden Over 4 Monday mornings in during the summer a group of 8-10 people gathered to learn to make fans; some were old friends of Sydenham Garden and others came specially for this workshop. There are so many kinds of fans, and we learned about folding, sticking and decorating. But these were…

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Beautiful creations from Art & Craft

Beautiful creations Co-workers (beneficiaries) in our Art & Craft project have produced some gorgeous work over the past year People are referred to the Art & Craft project to help in their recovery from significant illness. During the 12 months in the group co-workers get the opportunity to learn many different crafts.. In the past…

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Fan Mail Launch

Fan Mail Launch …..is a fan with a message. Make beautiful fans and use them to send messages to friends, family, the famous, the departed. On Sunday July 3rd, led by Artists Sue Mayo and Mia Harris, you can learn to make a gorgeous, decorated fan that contains a message for someone, somewhere or something…

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