Tag Archives: Brixton

Makers’ Club: Pitching to shops and press

Tweet Last Wednesday was our August Makers’ Club on the topic of ‘Pitching to shops and press’ held at the lovely venue of Brixton Impact Hub. We chose the topic of pitching because, although it seems far away, it’s around … Continue reading

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Meet the partners: Anita Thorpe, Diverse

TweetMakerhood has many partners and collaborators who work with us to promote the work of local makers and offer them special discounts or exclusive opportunities. So we thought it was time to shine a spotlight on some of them. Here, Anita … Continue reading

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Makerhood at Diverse Gifts, Brixton

TweetAnita Thorpe of Diverse Gifts, Brixton, has certainly had a stressful few weeks. Why? Well, she’s been working with Makerhood on the second annual Christmas promotion of local makers – but of course, that has all gone very smoothly. 😉 … 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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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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Makerhood at the Windmill Festival

Tweet Last Sunday Makerhood took part in Brixton Windmill festival. The festival is an annual event that takes place in the park at the foot of Brixton’s very own windmill (Yes – with sails and everything! Hopefully there will even … Continue reading

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Makerhood workshops at Crafty Fox Spring Market

TweetJoin in the fun and learn a few skills at the Makerhood drop-in workshops at the Crafty Fox Spring Market! The workshops are organised by Makerhood volunteer crafters and are completely free. Saturday 24 March, 12.30-3pm, Dogstar Brixton, 2nd floor – free. Knitting … Continue reading

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Makerhood exhibition at the Lounge in Brixton

TweetDon’t miss an exhibition of work by Makerhood artists whose work is inspired by urban landscapes around Lambeth! The exhibition will be on display at The Lounge in Brixton from 17 October to 25 November 2011, and includes the following artists. … Continue reading

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Make It Grow It Sell It

TweetDon’t forget that tomorrow (Saturday 10 September) is the first of the new monthly markets in Brixton featuring local makers and growers. Make It Grow It Sell It is a real community event – as well as Makerhood, the Brixton … Continue reading

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