WORKSHOPS (Public & Private)
Named of one the Top 100 influential crafters in the UK by Mollie Makes magazine, Momtaz has been running creative craft workshops for over a decade. These sessions combine arts and crafts with colour therapy.
You can also book sessions that are themed around colour and happiness. Workshops are available in person and online.
Crafts - Colour Therapy - Happiness
Inject some colour into your events, festivals, parties & launches
Arts & Crafts Workshops
Engage your audience at PR launches, community events and festivals
Momtaz lead arts and crafts workshops using techniques tailored to the needs of your event. These are suitable for all ages including adults and children and include printing, collage, zinemaking, upcycling and themed crafts. Online and in-person events are possible.
Newham Council, Greenwich Council, Hearst, National Wedding Show, Walthamstow Garden Party, English Heritage, Tate Modern, The Lightbox, The Lowry, UCL (Summer Science Exhibition at The Royal Society,) WI.
Colour Therapy Workshops
Discover the power of colour and how it can benefit you and your audience
Whether you'd like to learn the basics of colour theory and colour therapy or how to discover your colour aura, these workshops include short presentations and hands-on practical exercises.
Traverse Events, Studio7t7, Speak to Alice
Make wellbeing accessible for your colleagues, students and stakeholders. Book Momtaz to run a tailored happiness workshop.
Momtaz trained with the Museum of Happiness in January 2023 to become a certified Happiness Facilitator. This training compliments her work as a colour and crafts expert and her book Hello Rainbow Finding Happiness in Colour. She runs workshops teaching practical, positive and inspiring tools to make happiness accessible and sustainable for all.
Practical single and group exercises
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If you're an organisation, HR department, educational institution or PR interested in booking me to deliver happiness workshops, let's talk!
CRAFTS EXPERTISE - Highlights from Momtaz's Craft Expert CV...
* Momtaz appeared on the BBC 2 craft series Mastercrafts presented by Monty Don, where she studied an apprenticeship in weaving. Watch highlights here.
* She has curated several public events including the Morgan Stanley Festival of Lights Friday Late at The Wallace Collection Museum, where she curating an exhibition of leading South Asian artists and Rainbow Fest, a one colour event at St Pancras Hospital.
*Momtaz accepts commission to create textile art for pubic spaces and has worked with RIFCO theatre and The Arts Project.
*She is one of the BBC's Expert Voices and part of their 50:50 database of experts as a Colour & Crafts Expert.
*In September and December 2020 Momtaz stepped in for Kirstie Allsop to host the Handmade Festival Online, a three-day digital crafts extravaganza. She also hosted a Christmas version in November. She was previously one of Kirstie's Crafts Experts and appeared at The Handmade Fair in Hampton Court and Bowood House for five years, where she demonstrated crafts live on stage.
*She has worked on several high profile projects including Hands On Craft in association with the Voluntary Arts Trust and offers Crafts Consultancy services from advising small craft business start-ups to assisting with research for television production companies.
*Momtaz's ambition is to present a colourful television series exploring crafts and craft techniques from around the world.