Tag Archives: Brixton

Meet the makers: Barbara Weidman

TweetGardening fanatic Barbara of the Jammery tells us about the allotment that is her passion and how the fruitful results of her labours get turned into jam and other preserves 1. Some people may be a bit surprised that you … Continue reading

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Interview with Fiona Douglas, Oh Sew Brixton

Tweet This is the fourth in an occasional series of interviews with local people who inspire us. Oh Sew Brixton is a sewing school & workshop based in south London, concentrating on teaching creative dressmaking. Fiona Douglas, the owner and … Continue reading

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Final call for contributions to our online survey

TweetUpdate. Wonderful news: Nadia Gilani of South London Press is doing a piece on Makerhood for Tuesday’s edition! We’ve extended the survey so that SLP readers could contribute their views. Thanks to everyone who has entered our online survey which … Continue reading

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We go shopping!

TweetKaren, Damian, Biba, Andy and I went to the lovely Crafty Fox Market at the Dogstar on Saturday. Fantastic! Great work from the organisers, three floors of lovely hand-made things and art, and great workshops. Artists and makers from all … Continue reading

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Our beautiful banner image by Alice Angus

Tweet The Makerhood blog banner comes from this drawing of Brixton Village by Alice You might have noticed the banner on the Makerhood blog. The illustration that always sits at the top of the page whether you’re reading about improvised … Continue reading

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Christmas traditions come home

Tweet Every year, on Christmas Eve, my family has pork pie for dinner. The tradition has been passed down from my mum’s family where they had pork pie for dinner on Christmas Eve because my gran would be too busy … Continue reading

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Xmas Card Making Event: 5 Dec 2010

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