Kelham Island costumes

Kelham Island Museum’s Magical Makers Emporium

Sheffield Carnival celebrated Christmas at Kelham Island Museum’s Christmas Market the “Magical Makers Emporium” with over 120 market stalls and a magical journey through time on the first and second day of December 2018. Not only was a carnival crafts stall hosted by Sheffield Carnival, but new costumes were also created in keeping with Kelham Island …

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Day 1 | Sheffield Carnival 2018 Costume Workshop

Our Artistic Director Clary talks to local Sheffield artist Karen on her vision of our theme “Rise of the Phoenix” exploring materials, shapes, concepts and of course the children costume pieces being developed. Here’s Hughbon, High Esteem Carnival Designs from Leeds Carnival sharing two of his pieces being assembled here at the Costume Workshop. Can …

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Artists Needed

We need you! We are looking for volunteer artists to support the design and construction of carnival costumes and support the facilitation of carnival arts workshops/activities alongside our current team! Our theme this year is “Sheffield in Bloom”. We have lots of ideas for costumes but we would love to hear your interpretation of the theme. …

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Important News

'Due to the COVID19 outbreak and following the Government's guidelines we have cancelled the Sheffield Carnival event this year. We will be back in 2021 for an amazing celebration'