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Happy Craftmas!

This Christmas we invited Francli in for an up-cycling welly workshop – transforming bog standard wellies into hand-crafted utility mobile phone cases! Makers learnt how prep the material, cut a…

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Run an Empire take on students with QConsult

Do you think you could offer a little bit of time in exchange for a little bit of help? Last…

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Under 25 member: Huxley Mann

Meet Huxley Mann… Huxley is just finishing up his 3 months on our Under 25’s Programme in London. His business, Huxley Official,  specialises in laser cut jewellery and knitwear with…

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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….

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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We’re hiring a Learning Manager in London

We’re on the hunt for a passionate educator and project manager with experience in design and making to deliver our…

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MakerClub are coming to Makerversity!

MakerClub run weekly afterschool making and electronics workshops for children aged 9-14. The sessions are focused on self-guided practical projects, encouraging young minds to solve problems through technology. Young people learn a whole range of skills covering science, technology, electronics arts and maths…

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Makerversity Half Term Academy at Farmopolis

Ever thought, what happens to all the flowers after the Chelsea Flower show? Well this year, tens of thousands were…

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We’ve won a N.I.C.E. award

We’re proud to announce that we’re joint first prize winners at the N.I.C.E. awards. The award, now in its third year,…

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We’re hiring a Workshop Technician

That’s right, we are looking for someone with workshop technician experience and a passion for making and education to join…

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What Brexit means for startups. version 0.01

The #EUref is worrying, it has happened and we are set for changeable times ahead.  Regardless of in or out,…

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Into the Wild with MV Works

For the last seven months, nine makers, working in a diverse range of disciplines across technology, design and art, have been engaged in an experimental programme intended to nurture and…

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Makerversity Work Placement: Bronwen Jones

I grab a quick chat with Bronwen Jones at the end of her work placement with Makerversity. Bronwen’s first interaction with Makerversity came via the Prince’s Trust product design course that we regularly run. You know, the group that undertook the task of making and creating their own skateboards in one week.

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Kickstarter season

Crowdfunding is the new market test and focus group, the new investor and seed funding, and to many a great PR tool for the launch of their product. Makerversity has become…

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Back in time for the weekend

Makerversity has hosted many a TV show over the past three years, from the C4 show, “Gadget Man” to documentaries featuring our members and their diverse businesses. Who could forget…

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