The Creation Station Beckenham
Hello and welcome to The Creation Station Beckenham, where you and your children can enjoy a wide range of crafting groups, parties and events. Sessions are available for your new-born baby, toddler, preschool child, school aged child and adults. The Creation Station sessions run in and around Beckenham.
We are thrilled to be able to provide you with our award-winning journeys of exploration, discovery and development.
All the crafting sessions, parties and events have been designed with you in mind to inspire imagination and nurture creativity. When you join the creative fun, we will welcome you in a relaxing, safe and nurturing environment.
If you are looking for birthday party entertainment, we are here to help make the celebration extra special for everyone.
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Creation Station provide a range of classes in Beckenham.
Your Baby Discover classes run weekly during term times and often in the holidays as well.
Give your child fun journeys of exploration, discovery and development. Your Little Explorer award-winning and educational classes are designed for children aged 17 months to 5 years.
After school and holiday clubs for children aged 5 to 11 years. "Creativity is as important as Literacy" Sir Ken Robinson
Crafty fun for grown ups! Evening arts and crafts events, with nibbles and a glass of something bubbly.
Care & Creativity
As we age there are many physical, social and emotional benefits of being involved in creative activities. Research shows the acts of creative expression and social interaction are can improve health, both mentally and physically in our ageing community.
Some activities we offer include:
Tiny Treasure 0-6 months
Treasure those first special memories with our Tiny Treasure sessions, where you will create a keepsake with a touching baby memory. Your new-born will explore new textures, sights and sounds while gently interacting with other mums and babies and develop lasting friendships. We know that every moment is precious so the sessions are slow paced to accommodate each baby and parent’s individual needs.
Baby Discover 6+ months
Ignite your baby or toddler’s sensory curiosity with our Baby Discover sessions. Your child will develop their fine motor skills while they explore with colour, textures, smells and sounds with a variety of crafting tools in a safe, caring and nurturing environment. We handle the mess so that you can relax and enjoy these special moments with your little ones.
Little Explorer 17+ months
Let your toddlers explore and discover, unlocking the magic of creativity and crafting materials. They will get the opportunity to develop their social skills by interacting with adults and other children with you by their side. Your child will learn skills that will teach them independence as they hone their fine motor movements.
Family Fun 2 years to 11 years
Bring along the whole family to our seasonal crafting days, this is the perfect way for children of all ages to connect, discover and learn new crafting skills.
Create club- During term time 5 years to 11 years
A fun, educational, extra-curricular arts and craft club where your child will explore a theme and will engage with children of all ages and abilities within your school environment. School workshops are also available for individual classes, year groups or the entire school.
During the holidays 5 years to 11 years
Sessions to keep the children busy during half term and holidays, such as slime making, wizard workshops, fabric factory or street art (to name but a few!)
Creative Teens 11+ years
Get together with friends and get creative, we have a range of activities to inspire young minds and distract you from everyday stresses and strains. Creativity is a great way of being more mindful and creating new friendships along the way. Our classes are designed for every ability so there is no need to be an artist. We pride ourselves in being eco-friendly and do our bit for the environment.
Creative Crafters 18+years
Calling all creative adults… We can provide you with an adult crafting party for all of your requirements, be that a hen or stag night, baby shower, birthday party or simply just a get together. Grab a glass of prosecco or a cup of tea and get crafting. We will also hold Creative Crafter events in the BR3 for you to meet new people and build new relationships.
Care & Creativity Senior citizens
Creativity is the best way to get the brain active and can spark positive memories of your youth. As we age we it is important to continue to be physical, social and creative. Our creative sessions will stimulate all of these crucial areas. We come to your setting and our ‘Creative Activities for Ageing Well’ are tailored to the needs of your residents.
Whatever the theme, whatever the age, we are here to help you celebrate in style with a choice of Arty Party activities. We have three choices; Cool, Brilliant and Awesome parties. We bring everything you need (including invitations and party bags) and clear up afterwards. You Provide the refreshments and venue, then sit back and watch your children and their guests have fun.
We provide a wide range of fun, creative activities at corporate events, fayres, bespoke events and much more.
Meet Cathy and Kayleigh
Hi we are Cathy and Kayleigh, and we are here to inspire imaginations through creativity. We are a mum and daughter team in the heart of Beckenham. We are excited to bring together our community through creativity and social interactions.
We have a firm background in teaching and a passion for the creative side of learning. We have lived in three different countries. We have young family members who we spend a lot of time with so know first-hand what it is like to find activities that spark natural curiosity and develop their growing minds.
Then please answer the following questions.
Why I decided to run my own Creation Station...
We have a passion for creativity in learning and find that it is lacking in the classroom. We have both been trying to find a way to do what we love best and earn money from that passion. We enjoy the freedom of being in control of our time.
What I did before I ran my own Creation Station...
I (Cathy) am a qualified teacher and have been teaching for 26 years.
I (Kayleigh) have been a teaching assistant for 7years on and off and currently studying part time to get a teaching qualification.
What I love about running my own Creation Station...
We both have a nurturing and sociable personality and enjoy working closely with people of all ages doing what we love best, BEING CREATIVE.
Something you probably don’t know about me...
We have both lived and/or worked in South Africa and The United Arab Emirates.
Things I love doing...
Long walks with our puppy in the forest and open fields, exploring new areas and baking.
Our favourite joke Quote...
“The only thing worse than being talked about is, not being talked about”- Oscar Wilde
Our favourite food...
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Creation Station Beckenham is available right across the region, including...Beckenham as well as BR3 and the surrounding areas.