Taste of The Windrush Era

Join Wellingborough African Caribbean Association & Made With Many as we celebrate National Windrush Day Join us online as we celebrate National Windrush Day on Friday 25th June starting at 7:30 pm via Zoom The event features ‘Arrival to Deportation’ by Guest Speaker Nairobi Thompson, who is the Poet in Residence for the Windrush Foundation & The … Continue reading Taste of The Windrush Era

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FREE online Puppetry course

Learn online with Puppeteer Josh Macrow About this FREE online course During the Winter 2020/2021 lockdown, as part of our Connecting Corby project, Made With Many created an online puppetry group for local people who were stuck at home and bored. Local people of all ages were encouraged to get involved in this fantastic creative … Continue reading FREE online Puppetry course

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Winter Brights (Cinnamon Arts Group)

Winter Brights artwork on bunting outside the Hemmingwell Community & Skills Centre Winter Brights project by Cinnamon Arts Group In January 2021 the Cinnamon Arts Group launched a project in Wellingborough, supported by the Borough Council of Wellingborough and Made With Many. The group wanted to help fight the January blues and brighten up the winter … Continue reading Winter Brights (Cinnamon Arts Group)

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Paper Planes

Updated on 13th May 2021 Paper Planes A temporary artwork in Coronation Park by Vishal Joshi on 1st & 2nd May 2021 The Paper Planes project was a chance to explore the thoughts, feelings, people, and places that make us hopeful. In April 2021 we asked residents of Corby to share messages of hope through decorated … Continue reading Paper Planes

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You Must Stay At Home

page updated 22nd April 2021 You Must Stay At Home Voices from Wellingborough’s homeless community.  About the Publication During the first national lockdown in 2020, homeless people were offered temporary accommodation to safeguard them from the COVID-19 outbreak. In order to provide some contact for individuals in Wellingborough, and to give an opportunity for the … Continue reading You Must Stay At Home

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The Wild Winter Challenge

Wild Winter Challenge: For families with under 5s March’s Challenge (episode 4) Those of you signed up to this project will have received one of our Wild Winter Challenge activity packs. But, don’t worry if you haven’t got a pack, as you may already have some of the things you need around the house or be … Continue reading The Wild Winter Challenge

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Greetings From… community designs on display

Community designs now on display in Hemmingwell, Kingsway and Queensway in Wellingborough In September 2020 Made With Many teamed up with Community Watch to give people some free activities to do at home, along with information from local community organisations to help keep residents safe and well. We invited people living in Hemmingwell, Kingsway or … Continue reading Greetings From… community designs on display

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Make this Christmas a cracker!

Christmas Cracker video tutorial Make this Christmas a cracker! In December 2020, to brighten up the winter period, and keep people’s spirits up during the Covid-19 restrictions, Made With Many distributed 300 Christmas Activity Packs through partners, including Northamptonshire Libraries, Home Start Wellingborough & District, Daylight Centre, Victoria Centre, Glamis Hall, WACA, Northamptonshire Carers, Northamptonshire Children’s Trust, … Continue reading Make this Christmas a cracker!

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Remote Arts project with Pen Green Children’s Centre

Children taking part in the project ©Pen Green Centre for Children & their Families Remote Arts Project with Pen Green Children’s Centre Artist Kaitlin Ferguson worked remotely with the children at Pen Green Centre for Children and their Families over a period of ten weeks. During this time, Kaitlin created kits for the children packed full of … Continue reading Remote Arts project with Pen Green Children’s Centre

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Rangoli design competition WINNERS

Rangoli design competition winners Earlier this month, we teamed up with the Asha Deep project, Support Northamptonshire and Wellingborough District Hindu Association to deliver 300 activity packs around the Victoria and Isebrook wards in Wellingborough to help the community join in with Diwali celebrations. The creativity packs included activities that all members of the family could join in with, including making … Continue reading Rangoli design competition WINNERS

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