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It’s been a great journey! What’s next?

TweetAfter eight productive, creative, and fun years it’s time for a change at Makerhood. The current directors are looking to step down. We welcome interest from others to continue the project, or we may turn it an informal network for … Continue reading

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WOW: We’re back for 2018!

Tweet At Makerhood we love the amazing Women of the World festival – an annual celebration of women and girls at the Southbank Centre with so many wonderful activities, talks and events. If you haven’t been, check it out – … Continue reading

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New Makerhood digital magazine

TweetWe’re very excited to announce the first issue of our digital Makerhood magazine! The focus is on trade shows, the subject of our July Makers’ Club meeting, where maker Rosa Pietsch and Brixton retailer Anita Thorpe of Diverse talked about … Continue reading

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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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Welcome to Makerhood’s new directors!

TweetWe’re delighted to announce that we have two new Makerhood directors, so here’s a quick introduction. Gabriela Szulman Gabriela is a mixed-media artist, maker and teacher. She is an enthusiastic twitterer who also uses Facebook and Instagram regularly for her business. … 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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April Makers’ Club: Winning Workshops

TweetWorkshops can be a great way for artists, makers and designers to increase income, raise awareness of what they do and share the fun of making with others – but there’s a lot to think about when designing a successful … Continue reading

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February Makers’ Club: Creative retail

TweetRetail is a key way for creatives to sell their products – but it’s not always easy and there’s lots to think about! Our next Makers’ Club will look at working with permanent retailers as well as the ever popular … Continue reading

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Makerhoodie publishes book on party decorations

TweetMany congratulations to Makerhoodie Juliet Carr of PaperPoms UK on the publication of her first book, Paper Pom-poms and Other Party Decorations. Juliet has been a firm supporter of Makerhood, giving talks on how she made the leap from making … Continue reading

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