Category Archives: makers

Introducing Rock, Paper, Scissors

TweetA little less than two months ago we advertised an opportunity for our makers to be involved in a community-oriented pop-up shop in West Norwood over the Christmas period. This post describing the shop is by one of the makers … Continue reading

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Makerhood at Lambeth Country Show 2014

TweetFor the first time, Makerhood is taking a stall in the Crafts Marquee at the Lambeth Country Show, on 19 and 2o July. We’ll be selling the work of eight different makers, four on each day, so now you have an … Continue reading

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Meet the Makers: Dumisami Nyathi of The Vegan Tart

Tweet The Vegan Tart delightfully challenged my preconceptions – I didn’t imagine that vegan cakes and savouries would tempt me, or that their  ‘Head Tart’, Dumisani Nyathi, would turn up sporting a beard, but after talking to him I’ll be pigging … Continue reading

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Meet the Makers: Kaylene Alder

TweetKaylene Alder is a Brixton-based illustrator. Here she tells us how she came to create the banner for the Makerhood West Norwood website, and how you could share an aspect of Brixton with other local people and win one of … Continue reading

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The London Beer Lab

TweetSaskia spoke to Bruno and Karl from the London Beer Lab about the opening of their micro-brewery later this month, and about exciting local beer plans with Brixton Buzz. Why open a brewery in Brixton? Bruno: When I moved to … Continue reading

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Mentoring month with Etsy UK: Coupon code sale 10% off

TweetThroughout July, 10 Makerhoodies worked incredibly hard as part of Etsy UK mentoring month. Using the fantastic resources provided by Etsy UK makers revisited their photography and branding, tags and titles, SEO, pricing, shipping and marketing, carried out shop critiques, … Continue reading

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Etsy Mentoring Month with Makerhood!

Tweet Would you like to get tips on setting up or improving your Etsy stall? We’re offering a small group of makers the opportunity to take part in a new Etsy mentoring scheme to improve their online stalls. You don’t need to … Continue reading

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Join us for Brite London: the Makers & Creatives edition

TweetAre you running or thinking about starting a creative business? Looking for advice on how to succeed? Come to our free business development event on 18 June. Makerhood has teamed up with Eventbrite to bring you the Brite London: the Makers … Continue reading

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Foxtrot Designs on Makerhood stall

TweetA few weeks ago we ran a survey among our makers asking about how they had benefited from joining Makerhood and which benefits they valued the most. As an incentive to get people to answer we offered free space on … Continue reading

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Make and remake at the Lambeth Country Show

TweetWe are very excited about the Lambeth Country Show this year! It’s our favourite event in London by far – so much so that we launched Makerhood at the show last year. This year, we’re teaming up with our wonderful … Continue reading

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