While we love the massages and champagne – don’t get us wrong (and please keep those coming!) – can anything really top getting a macaroni necklace on Mother’s Day? So with that in mind, here are few of our top picks for when it comes to getting crafty with the kiddies, not to mention a special Mother’s Day craft workshop.
WORKSHOPS + DROP-IN ART STUDIOS
Kids Gallery Mother’s Day Workshop – Sunday, May 6
Two sessions: 9:30am-11am or 11:15am-12:45pm
Address: 28 Cumberland Road, Kowloon Tong, Kowloon
Contact: 2337 1001 | [email protected]
This Sunday (May 6), Kids’ Gallery Kowloon is hosting special Mother’s Day craft workshop. Little ones 16 months -2.5 years old can roll up their sleeves and make their very own heart-shaped jewellery box just for mummy. Click here for the enrollment form.
MY HAPPY SUNFLOWER
Address: 2/F, 1 7 1 Hennessy Road, Wanchai, Hong Kong
Contact: 2511 2538 | [email protected]
Who knew it could be this easy to create a pottery masterpiece? With a wide range of designs, colors and pottery, kids can have a blast while creating memories and a work of art you’ll cherish. Drop in, pick a piece of pottery to paint, and they glaze fire it up for you.
Address: 123 Wellington Street, Central
Contact: 2541 8816
Just bring the kids and their creativity and you’re set – they have everything you need including canvas, paints, and a cool studio space. While you don’t need reservations, this is a popular spot so it’s a good idea to call ahead to make sure they aren’t booked for a private event. Their afternoon sessions run 2pm-6pm – and note they are closed on Mondays.
ARTS + CRAFT SHOPS
Address: 3/F Lockhart Centre, 301-307 Lockhart Road, Wanchai
Contact: 2511 4845
For all things arts and crafts related we love ArtLand which offers just about everything under the sun you could possibly imagine. It’s the choice supplier for art materials for artists, professionals, teachers and students in Hong Kong, and their 4,000sqf shop is nicely organized.
BUMPS TO BABES
Address: 5/F, Pedder Bldg, 12 Pedder St
We love the arts + crafts supply corner in the back of Bumps to Babes’ Central shop. In addition to loads of supplies like paper, paints, craft supply starter packs, and more, there are also lots of great little craft kits including some that make for sweet little gift projects.
HK MEMORY CHEST
Address: Rm 202, Hing Tai Communication Bldg, 114 Wing Lok St, Sheung Wan
A one-stop shop for all sorts of scrapbooking goodies including tools, stamps, stickers and more…