Craftivate, led by Salisbury Rotary Club, is a year round programme of contemporary and heritage craft activities across Salisbury for all age groups funded by Arts Council England

Craftivate is designed to bring creative making opportunities out of Salisbury Cathedral to communities by way of creative happenings, young people and adult craft courses and showcases throughout the year.

The programme includes professional development opportunities for artist and makers, with shadowing openings, makers seminar programme and the Big Craft Debate in partnership with the Craft Study Centre.

in 2017 Craftivate brought a range of additional making to Salisbury Contemporary Craft including a new craft workshop programme, a crafts circle, craft storytelling, maker films, and for 2017, the  'Made in the Middle' Exhibition in partnership with Craftspace.