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July Makers’ Club: Taking Off at Trade Shows

TweetMakerhood runs monthly meet-ups for makers, artists and designers who are setting up or running businesses to help them get to grips with the practicalities, from promotion to online selling to pricing to product development to copyright and so much … Continue reading

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Women of the World Market 2017: we’re back!

TweetMakerhood will have a stall at the Women of the World Market on Sunday 12 of March, part of the fantastic WOW Festival at the Southbank Centre – this is our 5th time! It’s a vibrant and busy event showcasing women’s achievements, … Continue reading

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We’re recruiting new directors

TweetWould you like to make a difference in Lambeth, South London, and beyond working a brilliant creative network?  Express interest by 18 July. Having grown from a tiny local project to a thriving creative network we’re expanding our group of directors to steer … Continue reading

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Find local makers all over Lambeth this month!

TweetUpdate 17 May: we’re having a lot of fun trying out different markets as part of #loveyourlocalmarket campaign! So far we’ve been at Lower Marsh, Venn Street, Clapham and Brixton. Check out the dates below and drop by to say … Continue reading

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Lambeth Entrepreneur Forum: calling community investors!

TweetAt Makerhood we’re all about helping local makers thrive. There are of course all kinds of other local businesses that need support too. A new initiative spearheaded by Transition Town Brixton is working to support Lambeth businesses. Below is a call from Duncan … Continue reading

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Want to help a great creative event? Spare a few hours for Making Uncovered.

TweetMaking Uncovered, our showcase of Lambeth’s talented makers, returns on Saturday 13 September with a dazzling array of arts and crafts on show. This year the event will open the first ever Brixton Design Week, as part of the London Design Festival. We can’t … Continue reading

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Making Uncovered is back! Save the date.

TweetMaking Uncovered: making together Saturday 13 September.  We’re thrilled to announce that Making Uncovered, Makerhood’s live showcase of local creativity, is back for a second year! Last year it was a runaway success, showcasing the talents of local makers and artists to over … Continue reading

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Do you have an hour to spare? Help us test new site designs!

TweetUpdate 27 January: all the testing slots are now full. Thank you so much everyone for support! Sit with us for 1 hour on Saturday 1 February to help us review our new website and earn £15. As you know, … Continue reading

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Make Your Own Christmas: meet the impresario (and find out the line up)

TweetMusician Andrew Clarke is Makerhood’s sometime impresario and was the brains behind the amazing entertainment programme at our Making Uncovered event last April. We’ve twisted his arm again to choose the musicians and performers who’ll be getting us into the … Continue reading

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Announcing our survey winner…. It’s überbaby Zoë!

TweetYou may remember that we run a survey a few weeks ago. It came with a prize draw… and we’re very happy to announce the lucky winner! It is Zoë Chan – a graphic designer from Clapham. Zoë won a hamper … Continue reading

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