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Busy Buttons : A Centre of Creative Learning

Busy Buttons CORE is a registered charity based at 8 - 9 Windsor Yards  in Central Windsor. A sound professional education, years of practical experience in the film and television industry, clubbed with training and work as educationists gives the centre a good solid foundation on which it bases it's ethos of promoting the arts through creative experiential learning and  education. Empowering the very young, teenagers, adults and senior citizens, it prides itself on having something for everyone. As an Arts Award centre, Busy Buttons offers professional training in costume design, dress making, production design for film and theatre, model and prop making, animation, graphic design, traditional arts & portfolio development for UCAS applicants.

Kindly email to register your interest or book our Creative Wellbeing Camps (Holidays), our Specialised Design Camps (holidays) and our Art Courses that run during term- time. 

Explore, learn and surprise yourself by trying something new. Never fret about shopping with the kids. They can enjoy getting creative, making their own gifts at the design centre’s ‘drop & shop’ service with DBS cleared staff while you grab that dress you eyed earlier. Impress your friends and family by making or personalising your own gifts. 

On offer are * Creative Courses * After School courses  * Teen Makers club   *  ArtsAward Centre & Portfolio Development

Little Sewing Shop with selected Haberdashery   * Ethical gift shop   * Art & Exhibition space   * Events and activities for the community

Kindly email to register your interest or book our Creative Wellbeing Camps (Holidays), Specialised Design Camps (holidays) and our unique learning programmes that run during term- time.

A Family Theatre Production at Windsor Fringe 2019

The Last Puppet - 5 & 6 Oct 2019

THE LAST PUPPET: A Family Theatre Production at The WINDSOR FRINGE 2019

What serendipitous adventures await these passengers as they leave port or do they not? The whole family is invited to find out what happens on this unforgettable voyage with puppets, dance, time travel and recycling?

The advert in THE TIMES reads, 1822
FOR MADRAS, to SAIL on the 10th of April, the fast sailing HMS DAPHNE, 550 tonnes taking freight and passengers offering excellent accommodation boasting of an experienced surgeon, an eclectic conjurer, a Steam Punk dancer on board, under the charge of Captain ALLAN THOMAS CHATFIELD, (of the Honourable East India Company’s service.) Apply to the Commander, at the Jerusalem Coffee House or to Mr Henry Blanshard of 1,Old Broad-Street.

A Busy Buttons CORE Production, featuring Susan Handy’s School of Dance.
When: 5 Oct 2:00pm & 4:30pm and 6 Oct 11:30am & 2:00pm

NEWS: Teen Makers Club- Fashion Show

We start the first project of Busy Buttons CORE's STEAMPUNK FESTIVAL, with A BIG SHOUT OUT to all 11-15 year old boys & girls, tweens & teenagers ! Don't miss this wonderful opportunity to take part in the Busy Buttons' Victorian SteamPunk Swimwear Fashion Collection for the spectacular Windsor Beach Fashion Show event in Windsor Yards showcasing the best of brands at the beach on 1 June, 11am - 4pm.

Enrol for the NEW TeenMakers Club starting 10 May, Friday (then every Fri & Sun in May) at Busy Buttons Design Centre - Windsor CIC. This time at the club, gain hands on experience with fashion workshops, accessories, prop workshops and learn to & make amazing vintage costumes, props and then show them off - Walk the ramp or if that is not your cup of tea - then support backstage & behind the scenes, finally gain an Arts Award certification. Be an 'Ambassador of Art' at our cool Teen Club in Central Windsor promoting