Stories from the Scrapstore


July 27, 2016

The Scrapstore was thrilled to be asked to make bespoke bunting for the recent Street Party in Cowick Road, Tooting.   Much fun was had by our volunteers making it out of felt off-cuts, otherwise destined for incineration.

The street party was brilliant.  The sun was shining, the atmosphere and music were fantastic and we even got burgers and sweeties.  We were really pleas...

July 14, 2016

Jayson Singh, our in-house artist, has been busy taking his Rangoli workshop on the road. Keep reading to hear what he's been up to!

Well what a month it has been!

During Brighton Fringe, I ran two Rangoli inspired painting workshops on the grounds of Brighton Pavilion - something which hasn’t been done before apparently. The drop-in sessions were very popular with a lot of demand and interest from...

July 9, 2016

Thank you to ROAM for asking us to join their 'Creative Encounter' at The Feel Good Festival with Regenerate on Sunday 3rd July.

We were very excited to take our Mobile Green Studio to the green on Danebury Avenue to provide open access to a wide variety of materials for community making. Children and families were invited to make what they liked with what they could find, with no right or wrong ou...

July 7, 2016


We are thrilled that the prize for 'Sculpt a Superhero' competition run by Western Riverside Waste Authority,  membership of the Scrapstore, has been announced!

The Waste Authority were so impressed with the competition entries that they chose not one but two winners!

Congratulations to Reay Primary School and Lark Hall Primary School for designing amazing Superheros that we are su...

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