AFRORETRO™

MADE IN LONDON • INSPIRED BY UGANDA • DESIGNED BY US • MADE FOR YOU


Graduation Finale Catwalk Show
Nov
1
6:00 pm18:00

Graduation Finale Catwalk Show

So it's Graduation night!

Come and listen to the sounds of the Uganglish drummers, taste the results of our Ugang-banese journey, see the launch of the exclusive Uganglish textile print. The growing Uganglish fabric Installation will be complete. so all that will be left is for us to unleash our AFRORETRO catwalk show!

FREE ENTRY

Mono Print Your Life- BSL Interpreted
Oct
27
5:30 pm17:30

Mono Print Your Life- BSL Interpreted

  • Guest Projects

Come and print the story of your life on fabric, learn about AFRORETRO and The School Of Uganglish, leave a copy to take your place within our installation and take one home for your own personal gallery.

The Uganglish Village Stall will be up and running selling and showcasing all our products and a selection of Ugandan Inspired treats, beers and more.

Some come hang out and get your creative-on!

FREE ENTRY BSL Interpreted

Ugang-Banese Pop-Up Supper Club (Friday Night)
Oct
24
7:00 pm19:00

Ugang-Banese Pop-Up Supper Club (Friday Night)

  • Guest Projects

We all like East African food.

We all like Middle Eastern Food.

Imagine the two combined together...Come and sample Ugang-banese! Ugandan and Lebanese food fusion. Experience the School of Uganglish and take part in a mini make to craft a unique gift.

Weave A Tee - UpCycling Workshop
Oct
19
2:00 pm14:00

Weave A Tee - UpCycling Workshop

  • Guest Projects

Weave stunning African Wax printed fabric into your unloved tee to give it a new edge. All within the creative setting of The School of Uganglish. You will be treated to Ugandan chaiee (spiced tea) and scrummy Ugandan treats and lots of mini makes throughout the day.

Mono Print Your Life
Oct
18
12:00 pm12:00

Mono Print Your Life

  • Guest Projects

Come and print the story of your life on fabric, learn about AFRORETRO and The School Of Uganglish, leave a copy to take your place within our installation and take one home for your own personal gallery.

The Uganglish Village Stall will be up and running selling and showcasing all our products and a selection of Ugandan Inspired treats, beers and more.

Some come hang out and get your creative-on!

FREE ENTRY 12-6pm

Mini Makes Workshop
Oct
14
6:30 pm18:30

Mini Makes Workshop

  • Guest Projects

Drop in for a night of weaving, sewing and glueing to create a few unique gifts to treat yourself with or to give to a really really, REALLY important person in your life -they will be THAT good!

Make an oyster card wallet or a lavender bag, weave a bookmark or create a greeting card.

Bang to the Beat of The Busoga Drum
Oct
12
3:00 pm15:00

Bang to the Beat of The Busoga Drum

  • Guest Projects

Listen to the sounds of the Busoga Drum and the Talenga Clan, learn to beat the Busoga style drums and see highlights from Will's whistle stop journey through Busuga Drumming. We will then unveil Will's Uganglish mash-up. We can't say too much about it but we already know he's enlisted the skills of a Cellist, Violinist and Clarinist!! Macclesfield meets Jinja!

FREE ENTRY

Mono Print Your Life
Oct
11
12:00 pm12:00

Mono Print Your Life

  • Guest Projects

Come and print the story of your life on fabric, learn about AFRORETRO and The School Of Uganglish, leave a copy to take your place within our installation and take one home for your own personal gallery.

The Uganglish Village Stall will be up and running selling and showcasing all our products and a selection of Ugandan Inspired treats, beers and more.

Some come hang out and get your creative-on!

FREE ENTRY

Uganglish Independence Day
Oct
9
7:00 pm19:00

Uganglish Independence Day

  • Guest Projects

It just so happens The School of Uganglish opens its doors on Ugandan Independence Day!

View the work of our Uganglish community printers, create your own textile print to join our installation, try on the traditional Ugandan dress and sip on a cup of chaiee (spiced tea) while munching on some ground nuts! FREE ENTRY

Uganglish Kickstarter Launch
Aug
31
1:00 pm13:00

Uganglish Kickstarter Launch

  • The Water Poet

Come and help us launch our Kickstarter Campaign.

Find out more about The School of Uganglish, learn how to make a pair of AFRORETRO style earrings and jump on the Uganglish band wagon.

The lovely guys at The Water Poet, Liverpool Street, have given us a space to create, we're gonna bring all the materials and skills, you just bring your positivity and lets get our creative-on!