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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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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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Why WBC is supporting Making Uncovered for a second year

TweetWBC is a Herne Hill-based independent supplier of specialist packaging and retail accessories and a valued supporter of Makerhood. We’re very pleased to say they’ve agreed to sponsor Making Uncovered for a second year. The company’s marketing director, James Hayward, answers our questions about … Continue reading

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Making Uncovered: Hairy Jayne

TweetJayne is a hairdresser who brews her own range of hair products in Brixton under the name of Hairy Jayne. At Making Uncovered she will be showing the process of creating handmade hair products, including conditioner and hair perfume, using … Continue reading

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