• RAF Lakenheath

    Arts & Crafts Center

    Crafty, Classy & Oh-So Sassy!

In accordance with the 48th Fighter Wing’s efforts to continue to protect the health and safety of our
community facility hours of operation may be impacted.

Arts & Crafts Services


Our Awards and Engraving department produces laser, flatbed and rotary engraved items. This allows us to engrave on a wide range of wood, glass and acrylic plaques, awards, trophies, desk plates, cricket bats, pen, brass plates and much more.


Let our embroidery department stitch your logos, patches and graphics on ball caps, sweatshirts, t-shirts, polo shirts and other personal items to your specifications with over 300 colors of thread to choose from. We also take orders for Air Force name tapes.


Display your cherished memories and achievments! with more than 200 frames and 150 mat colors to choose from, Arts & Crafts can fully customize any project. Wizard custom mat designing available.


For more details call 01638 52 2194 Tue - Fri, 10am-5pm Sat 10am-4pm

Our ceramics department offers three pottery wheels, three kilns (two electric and one gas), a large selection of green-ware and bisque, hundreds of molds and a large working area. Services include self-use opportunities, accessories, and supplies, mold pouring, and classes. We also offer the opportunity to hold your child’s birthday party in the Arts and Crafts Center, where they will be able to glaze/paint a piece of bisque ware. We have many molds to choose from and we can cater to most party themes. We are also able to hold spouse/group parties for those adults among us who would love to “get their hands dirty.”

Printing Services

Our digital specialists can create and print a range of personalized products including coffee mugs, t-shirts and much more. We provide a variety of services, such as Heat Seal Lamination and Dry Mounting, Signs, Banners ,Posters, Magic Touch & Color Printing as well as passport and family portrait photos.

Passport Photos

We will advise, take, and provide you with Passport Photos.

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Class Schedule

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Classes Outside of Regular Hours

For any classes scheduled outside of these hours, follow signs to side door and ring bell to be let inside by one of our staffers.

Crafting Hour

Now offering take home Crafting Hour Kits. Order online and pick up on Tuesdays.

We are now offering monthly crafting hour kits to go while supplies last. Use the link below to see what we have this month and submit your order today!

Retail Store

Crafts Galore

The Arts & Crafts Center retail store, provides over 18,000 arts and crafts items to purchase; the largest selection in Europe! If we don’t have what you’re looking for, ask about our special order service. Do you have a favorite poster, lithograph, painting, drawing, postcard or other memorabilia that needs to be properly displayed? Our matting & framing department has a variety of colored mattes as well as a large selection of frames.


Customer Walk-In Policy & Procedures

In accordance with the 48th Fighter Wing’s efforts to continue to protect the health and safety of our community, we ask all patrons abide by the following policy & procedures.

A face mask is required for entry.

Upcoming Events

About Us

The Lakenheath Arts and Crafts Center provides exceptional value, state-of-the-art equipment, facilities and instruction seven days a week.

We’re located next to the Library. You’ll find a huge selection of arts and crafts materials in our retail section, Crafts Galore, as well as new state-of-the-art classrooms offering everything from ceramics to photography!

Find Us

Contact Us


New Hours below effective November 5



Online Ordering Available Via Main Page

Virtual Shopping Via Zoom

Tues & Thurs: 10am-4pm

Pick Up

Tues - Fri: 10am-4pm

DSN: 226-2194
Fax: 01638-532086

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