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We’re hiring an Office Manager in London

About the role We are a fast paced team looking for an ambitious and detail-driven office manager to join us. The day to day responsibilities will include finance and office management. You will support the General Manager in business management and administration. This is a part-time role. The full job description is available to download below….

Makerversity in Peckham? Get involved!

Reserve your space at a new high-tech Makerversity site in Peckham. Free memberships available. (Offer ends 14th April)   Makerversity is working on plans to open a new site in the heart of Peckham in Autumn 2017 and we’d love to get you involved. Makerversity Peckham will provide London’s first fully equipped Bio Lab for biotech…

A making day for your team

Course Outline This half-day session is designed to give you an introduction to the world of 3D printing and its applications for the real world. You will explore the origins of 3D printing, the different types of machines and materials available and then get to try it out for yourself. Part theoretical, part practical, this…

Exhibition : Designing for our Future Selves

Makerversity members Simon Kinneir and Lise Pape’s work is currently on show at The Design Museum until this Sunday 19th. The exhibition NEW OLD explores how design can enable better standards of life in old age.  Simon’s work looks specifically at kitchen devices and how these can be redesigned for ease of use for arthritis…

Are you 16-25? Want to learn new skills?

Makerversity is partnering with the Prince’s Trust to run another of our Product Design courses. If you are 16-25, not currently in employment, education or training and living in London– join our free training programme! To apply, please text your full name followed by ‘Call me’ to 07983 385 418. You can also call The Prince’s Trust for…

Meet Mike from Morrama

We sat down with the wonderful Mike Hankin from Morrama to talk about all things making.   Can you tell me a little bit about yourself and in a short burst how would you describe Morrama? Well hi, great to be here. I’m Mike Hankin and I’m the lead designer at Morrama. Morrama is a small team…

Jamie of Memory Objects

We catch up with Jamie, founder of Memory Objects. A full time member and previous under 25 member. Hi Jamie! Can you tell us a bit about Memory Objects? Memory Objects is a high end funeral and events start up. I studied BA product and furniture design at Kingston University and ended with a project I had developed…

Conor of Foresso

We catch up with Conor of Foresso, a full time member and Makerversity material maestro. Hi Conor can you tell us a bit about Foresso? Foresso is a material that I’ve been developing for the last year and a half, it’s an alternative to terrazzo that uses high quality British timber instead of stone or marble….

Meet the monster den builders – Densters

We grabbed a quick chat with Dejan from Kidesign, who has launched Densters on Kickstarter. Densters have been developed in full at Makerversity. Utilising free Autodesk Fusion 360 (that all members can recieve) and 3d printing the working protypes on Ultimaker 3D printers with Ninja Flex filament. Watch Dejan here.   “We created Densters to…

Somerset House Studios

Somerset House Studios aims to be the home to thought provoking voyagers. Promoting work that pushes bold ideas and that engages with urgent issues. Sounds pretty good to us! With the launch of Somerset House Studios, we couldn’t be more excited to be joined by “artists, makers and thinkers”. Including Makerversity, there will up to…

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