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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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Making Uncovered: Rosella Garavaglia

TweetRosella Garavaglia is an artist who works on calligraphy and lettering projects. At Making Uncovered she will be demonstrating how to use lettering to create expressive pieces that turn the written word into a beautiful art form.  Tell us a bit about … Continue reading

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Making Uncovered: Elena Hall

TweetElena Hall draws on tradition and a love of colour to inspire her unique knitted jewellery designs. At Making Uncovered she will be demonstrating some of the techniques behind her work, including bobbin knitting and crochet. Tell us a bit about your … 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: Elena Blanco

Tweet Elena Blanco of Dreamy Me will be running an illustration workshop at Making Uncovered on 13 September for “artistically shy” adults. So if you’ve always wanted to have a go at drawing but been too nervous, this workshop will help you … 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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