• Di Rons Cafe 2

    Remembering Diana England

    6th Oct ’46 – 21st May ’17

    Our founding director, and inspiration to so many, lost her battle with cancer last year.

    We celebrated her life’s work at an exhibition at the Mile End Art Pavilion, 2017. The charity continues to be inspired by her vision, begun in 1993.

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    Find your place

    Our creative courses and single workshops teach you new skills for life.

    They’re fun and friendly and run by professional artists.

    See what we offer

  • Playscheme community superheroes

    Strengthening our future

    We build resilience, inspiring confidence and creativity in young minds.

    Our Children in Need funded playscheme plays with learning, and builds communities from the get-go.

  • FabricWorks training programme

    Working together

    Our social enterprise FabricWorks sits at the heart of a comprehensive programme of free classes, employment support, and places where people can meet and form bonds long into the future.

    Learn more

  • tapestry

    How can sewing bring people together?

    Our founding project, ‘A tapestry for the millennium’, worked with 3000 local people to create a textile archive depicting London’s economic and social development

    These 50 large-scale ‘tapestries’ form a valuable resource, housed in Limehouse Town Hall.


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