Crafty Afts

Gertrud’s Writing Room
1899 Niagara Street
The Coach House, Willistead Park
Windsor, ON
Be Crafty

Crafty Afts (afternoons) are for craft-lovers of the world! Gather with friends and family for hot glue, iron-on, magazine-cutting excitement! Create bookish gifts or inspirational items for those you love (including yourself!). Gertrude’s Writing Room has an array of hands-on artsy, crafty stuff to indulge in!

We will:

  • gather with other bookish types to craft and create gifts for the ones you love
  • share some yummy snacks
  • talk bookish things with bookish people
  • enjoy hands-on gift-making – great for the earth, even better for the heart!
  • whatever you make – you keep!

Crafty Ideas include:

  • sassy aprons
  • clever bookmarks
  • literary wrapping paper
  • writerly stationary
  • vinyl art
  • prompt jars
  • chocolate bar wraps

COST: $30.00/ PERSON. Pay cash upon arrival or e-transfer to Please only pay via e-transfer once your spot is confirmed.

Registration needed. 10 crafters max. First-register, first-participate. You can register for up to two Crafty Afts at a time.


*PLEASE NOTE: All Crafty Afts are subject to change based on pandemic updates and gathering guidelines. You will be notified of any changes.

  • Send an email to with ‘CRAFTY AFTS REGISTRATION’ in the subject line.
  • Include in your email, your full name, contact number. If you are registering for more than one person, please include his/her/their contact information as well.
  • Include the date of the Crafty Aft you’d like to attend. You can register for two at a time, however, please let us know as soon as you can if you are unable to attend after you’ve registered. This way we can open up the spot again.
  • You will receive an email letting you know if you are confirmed.

    Sunday, October 17, 2021

    Sunday, November 21, 2021

    Sunday, December 19, 2021

    “You can’t use up creativity. The more you use, the more you have.”

    Maya Angelou