Crafternoon will be coming again soon

We're currently working extra hard to make our Crafternoon even bigger and better, so the campaign is currently not running. 

Check back soon to get involved in Crafternoon 2016. 

Mind Christmas Crafternoon - make someone's Christmas

Fancy a festive get-together and some crafting fun?

A Mind Crafternoon means getting together with friends, family or colleagues and holding an afternoon of festive crafting to have fun and raise money for mental health.

Make someone's Christmas and help us make sure no one has to face a mental health problem alone.  

To hold your Mind Christmas Crafternoon, decide what Crafternooner you are, then click on the button to request a  information pack. Our packs are full of ideas, tips and everything you need to know about holding a Crafternoon. We’ve even included a Christmas Dove origami template to give your crafting a kick start! 

Your information pack will be sent to you via email but you will be then given the opportunity to request a hard copy. 

What kind of Crafternooner are you?

There's a Crafternoon for everyone!

Decide what kind of Crafternooner you are below and let us know when you order your pack. We'll send ideas and goodies based on your choice.



even if you're not creative, I think taking time out for some crafts is a great way to get in the festive mood

What type of Crafternooner are you?

1. What kind of crafter are you?

 a) I'll bake something if work are having a cake sale          b) Mainly traditional crafting like sewing, card making and knitting.      c) I love upcycling and have recently joined in the knitting trend


2. What social media channel do you mostly use? 

  a) Linked in           b) Facebook          c) Instagram


3. You've a spare Friday night, what do you do? 

 a) Go for a couple with your work mates on the way home.          b) Relax at home - it's been a long week                                c) Check what free, quirky events are taking place near you.  


4. Where are you most likley to hold a fundraising event? 

  a) At work           b) With my circle of friends or family at home               c) In a local venue like a pub or community hall. 


Mostly a's Workplace Crafternooner

Encourage your colleagues to take a break from their computer screens and hold a Crafternoon in your workplace. Select "Workplace Crafternooner" when requesting an information pack and we’ll send you our Workplace Crafternoon insert, complete with copy for your intranet. 

Mostly B's - Traditional Crafternooner

Host a Crafternoon Tea complete with cakes, friends and family and ofcourse Christmas decoration and card creating. Choose "Traditional Crafternooner" when requesting your info pack for our insert containing everything you need to know about holding a Crafternoon tea. 

Mostly c's - Vintage Crafternooner

Stay bang on trend with your Crafternoon and hold an upcycling swapshop. Select "Vintage crafternoon" when requesting your Crafternoon pack for info about how to raise money through giving your unloved and unused items a new lease of life. 

How do I join in?

Get your pack today!


Got your info pack? Tell us about your Crafternoon!

As soon as you have organised your Crafternoon, we want to know about it. 

Hit the button below to register your Crafternoon with us and we'll keep up you up to date with all things crafty over the coming weeks! 

All the trimmings

We've made a Crafternoon poster with space for you to personalize with details of your own event. Just download, add the time and place of your Crafternoon and start spreading the word! 

Decorate your Crafternoon with our Mind bunting. Follow the instructions and transform your venue. 

And how about this for some extra fun at your Crafternoon? Ask your friends to choose their favourite part of Christmas with our festive sweepstake.

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