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Busy Buttons Design Centre CIC: A Centre of Creative Learning

Busy Buttons Design Centre is a non profit community interest company which opened its doors to both children and adults 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 creative 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 CS 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. Why not book a creative birthday party with several options? 

On offer are * Creative Courses * After School courses  * Teen Makers club   * Parties (Children and adults) * ArtsAward Centre & Portfolio Development

Little Sewing Shop with selected Haberdashery   * Ethical gift shop   * ‘Drop & Shop’ service for parents * 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 Art Courses 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

Where: Busy Buttons Design Centre, 8-9 Windsor Yards, Windsor SL4 1TF

Tickets: Adults £8, Children/Students/ Senior Citizens: £6

1. Eventbrite

2. Busy Buttons Design Centre, 8-9 Windsor Yards, Windsor SL4 1TF Phone: 08001018332

3. Box Office at the Tourist Information Centre in Royal Windsor Shopping Centre: https://tickets.windsor.gov.uk/Sales/arts-and-events/windsor-fringe/the-last-puppet/the-last-puppet

4. On the door if available.


Join now for Teen makers club:

Encourage your tweens and teens to participate and engage in amazing, hands-on projects to grow and gain invaluable life skills whilst making new friends, sharing interests, discovering their confidence. Guided by professionals in a safe and encouraging environment. 

Enrolling now for the Teen Makers Club resuming in September. Parental consent and registration required. This is a initiative promoting traditional skills and theatre arts.

Click below to enrol.



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