In accordance with the 48th Fighter Wing’s efforts to continue to protect the health and safety of our
    community this facility’s hours of operation may be impacted.
    Please see below for the most current information.

Facility Hours Update

Arts & Crafts will be closed until further notice.

For more information on other FSS facilities click the link below.

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.

Passport Photos

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


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.


Drop-in Hours for Ceramics
Monday-Wednesday: 10 am-5 pm
Saturday: 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.

Take a Class

Class Schedule

Click to see all of the classes available this month

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.

* Closed every second Tuesday from 2-3:30pm for training

Crafting Hour

Wednesdays, beginning at 10am

$10, including instruction and all the necessary supplies.
Come socialize and complete a new project every week.
Check out our calendar for a list of the specific crafts for the month.

After School Club Crafts

$10, including instruction and all the necessary supplies
Come to the Arts and Crafts Center for a fun project every week for your kids and teens.
Check out our calendar for a list of the specific crafts for the month.

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.

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


Crafts Galore Retail Store
Sat, Family & Goal Days: 10am-4pm
Sun, Federal Holidays: Closed

Ceramic Drop-in Hours

Tue-Wed: 10am-5pm
Sat: 10am-4pm

DSN: 226-2194
Fax: 01638-532086

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