Are you ready to PAUSE?
PAUSE brings together some of the most established names in Health, Wellbeing and Nutrition. Creating unique workshops and events that will empower you, to lead a more positive and mindful life.With a strong focus on mental health and self care, we invite you to ask yourself:When was the last time you PAUSED? Launching on the 6th of July we’ll take you on a journey of personal exploration as you get up close and personal with some of the most unique and talented wellness and health professionals Scotland has to offer. With full details to be announced shortly the only thing left to ask:
Are you ready to PAUSE?
With a vast selection of independent businesses all under one roof, we showcase new traders to the centre as well as collaborating with our existing tenants to showcase a wide variety of goods! With everything from vintage sweets, artisan cakes and fresh flowers to vintage clothing, handmade jewellery and photographic prints.
In addition to theamazing array of sellers, we also have lots of exciting things for the whole family!
FREE Kids petting zoo
FREE Kids crafts and entertainment
FREE Balloon modelling
FREE Candy Floss
As well as live music throughout the day!
We also have some amazing food vendors onsite ready to take all your lunch orders!
Including Kohi, Freddy & Hicks Open House, as well as Savoys very own Cafe Express and Andell’s Tearoom.
As always dogs are welcome!
Our market takes place from 11am - 5pm and will running on the first Saturday on every month as of August!
Hope to see you all there for another great day!
Laughter Yoga with Teresa are excited to launch their Baby and Toddler Laughter yoga classes come join us for a free taster.
With a lovely array of Baby and Toddler friendly market stalls as well as free kids crafts and entertainment - there’s something for the whole family to enjoy!
Laughter yoga with Teresa have been bringing their unique brand of yoga to the lovely people of Glasgow daily since the launch of their new home within Colab on Sauchiehall street. We’re now very excited to launch our Baby and Toddler Laughter yoga sessions which will also give mum and dad a much needed boost of endorphins as well as baby. Why not come along and join us for a free taster session on Saturday 22.06.2018.
Join us at COLAB for our first ever Modern Weaving Workshop brought to you by Moo and Boo.
Make your own unique woven wall hanging, finished and ready to hang. Modern weaving using a large selection of colourful and Luxuriously soft Vegan friendly yarn and Merino wool roving.
Join Emma Gilvear of Moo and Boo for a relaxed fun hands on workshop, where you will learn a variety of techniques to create your very own woven wall hanging to take away with you. Ideal as a gift or to hang as a statement piece in your home. Choose from Small (£39) or XL (£65).
All materials are included as well as a hot drink and light refreshments.
The workshop is approximately 3 1/2 hours in our COLAB Central Space.
Psyche Publication is a mental health and sociopolitical risograph magazine. Psyche aims to engage and provoke discussion about mental health and embraces the transformative nature of storytelling and human expression.
Help us celebrate the launch of Psyche Publication the CONFRONTATIONS issue. Psyche will be hosting an afternoon of poets, musicians and printed matter at Colab.Our second issue will be available to purchase at the event. Kohi also serving food and soft drinks including a 'Psyche' smoothie.
Please see our Kickstarter for more info about the issue.
Fashion Revolution is a global movement that runs all year long. We believe in a fashion
industry that values people, the environment, creativity and profit in equal measure. We want
to unite people and organisations to work together towards radically changing the way our
clothes are sourced, produced and consumed, so that our clothing is made in a safe, clean and
Fashion Revolution Week is our #whomademyclothes campaign in April, which falls on the
anniversary of the Rana Plaza factory collapse, which killed 1138 people and injured many
more on 24 th April 2013. That is the day Fashion Revolution was born.
This year, we are delighted to announce The Fashion Revolution Hub at COLAB, launching
on Saturday 20 th of April, and hosting a programme of events from the 22 nd to the 27 th . This
space will aim to inform and educate about fashion’s impacts on the world, in a way that is
welcoming to all. We will be holding a variety of creative workshops, industry talks, film
screenings, Q&A’s and more. We will also have an ongoing swapshop and be exhibiting work
by young Glasgow based designers focussed on the mission of sustainable fashion.
Scotland’s Fashion Revolution team are thrilled to have this opportunity within COLAB to
engage with the Glasgow community, celebrating fashion as a positive influence while also
scrutinising industry practices and raising awareness of fashion’s most pressing issues.
Jennie and Ruth met at Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art and Design where they both studied Illustration, graduating in 2017 and 2018 respectively. They both work in a distinct style utilising limited colour palettes and abstract imagery, making their design work highly complimentary of each others’, while remaining distinct. Their mutual interest in mythology and folk tales led to their decision to work together to exhibit at COLAB. They have enjoyed seeing where their independent research has taken them, while bouncing ideas off each other, culminating in the body of work which will be shown at FABRICATION in April.
The exhibition "TWO STRIPE SHITE" by Christopher McEvoy is an affectionate look at the language and iconography of a wean whose mum would only buy trainers from the shoe zone in springburn shopping centre.
Christopher McEvoy is a Weaver and illustrator working internationally across art and design. He is currently based in Glasgow, Scotland.
Join us to launch this amazing collection of work in COLAB!
Nicholas Garcia-Minaur is Basque/Scottish abstract artist. His work is layered using a mixture of acrylic, oil and ink, as well as other materials. There are also explorations in other styles and fields, in the way of digital artwork, collages, sketches, notes and instrumental music.
His main subject is closely related to personal experiences and thoughts and is done in an abstract expressionist style.
Spend an afternoon with us at Colab, Glasgow learning the basics of modern calligraphy. Whether you're planning to address invitation envelopes, add something extra to your thank you cards, or just looking to learn a new hobby or skill, this beginner calligraphy class is for you! Pretty handwriting is not required in order to be good at calligraphy (trust me, my handwriting is atrocious). All you need to know is how to hold a pen. You will learn how to use a traditional dip pen and nib, mark making, letterforms, word formation and simple flourishing. All calligraphy materials (yours to keep!) will be provided. Just bring your lovely selves! The class is intended for complete beginners so if you've never tried it before, you're in good hands!
oin us for an afternoon of flowery fun!
Floral Menagerie will bring along a selection of the very best fresh, seasonal flowers for you to create your very own botanical headdress!
All tools and materials provided along with light refreshments from onsite baristas, Kohi.
From the depths of Edinburgh's art scene, comprising styles that are revered amongst the creative community, comes RuDog- “It was never meant to be the sensation that it is, it was more the expression that I was interested in.” Shapes, colours & irony are the trifecta of which inspire the various depictions you are subjected to within this art.
For two weeks we will be showcasing RuDog’s unique style of paintings and illustrations for all to see in our newly refurbished art space in COLAB.
Be sure to pop in on 12th January to see the artist at work as he paints a live mural for COLAB!