The Dead of Night Film Festival at Make North Docks

By on October 5th, 2019 in Events| From Amy Higham| Make North Docks| Uncategorised

The Dead of Night Film Festival is brought to you by Two-Headed Snake Entertainment and The Liverpool Horror Club. Their festival objective is to bring new independent horror short and […]

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5th October 2019

Winter Arkade 2019 Stallholders Call Out

By on October 3rd, 2019 in Events| From Amy Higham| Make North Docks| Uncategorised

Winter Arkade 2019 CALL OUT for stallholders: artists, creators, makers and doers, bakers and brewers We’re very excited to announce our Winter Arkade in collaboration with our amazing neighbours Invisible Wind […]

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3rd October 2019

LAST DAY OF #MakeHamiltonGrow

By on September 4th, 2019 in Crowdfunding| Make Hamilton Grow| Uncategorised

On Friday 30th August our Crowdfunder campaign  #MakeHamiltonGrow successfully reached 100% of our target hitting just over £5000. Now, with just 9 HOURS left, 140 people have joined the crowd […]

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4th September 2019

Half way there!

By on August 7th, 2019 in Crowdfunding| From Liam Kelly| Make Hamilton Grow

  September will mark 50 years for the building and the conclusion of our crowdfunding campaign. The 24th of September 2019 will be the 50th anniversary of the building which Make […]

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7th August 2019

Crowdfunder Campaign #MakeHamiltonGrow

By on July 12th, 2019 in Crowdfunding| From Amy Higham| Make Hamilton Grow| Uncategorized

  We’ve launched a crowdfunder campaign! As you might have already seen in the news, Make CIC is about to embark on a journey that is nearly two years in […]

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12th July 2019

Exhibition: Joana De Oliveira Guerreiro at Make North Docks

By on July 11th, 2019 in Events| From Amy Higham

  This week we had the pleasure of having two work experience students from Neston High School with us at North Docks. Jess and Joe aged 16 and 17 are […]

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11th July 2019

Make Hamilton Square

By on July 5th, 2019 in Make Hamilton Grow

  Make CIC to transform vacant building in historic Hamilton Square in to hub for arts, culture & creativity; and revive a community garden. Project is forecast to produce £1,600,000 […]

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5th July 2019

Monthly Maker: Mikki Gleave

By on June 14th, 2019 in From Amy Higham| Monthly Maker| Residents| Uncategorized

After a long wait our Monthly Maker series is finally back! And to Bring back the series is Artist, writer and photographer Mikki Gleave. Mikki has just finished a residency […]

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14th June 2019

Job opportunity at MAKE CIC – Custodian Assistant (Trainee)

By on June 12th, 2019 in From Liam Kelly

  CUSTODIAN ASSISTANT (Trainee) This role has strict eligibility criteria Candidates must currently be unemployed, 25 – 29, a Liverpool resident able to register with Liverpool Ways to Work programme […]

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12th June 2019

Make Gallery Open Call

By on June 4th, 2019 in Events| From Amy Higham| Make North Docks

Make Gallery Open Call   Make Liverpool is giving artists the opportunity to show their work at Make North Docks. Each exhibition will run for two months at a time […]

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4th June 2019

Make Resident Secures Awesome Foundation Grant

By on May 9th, 2019 in Classes| From Amy Higham| Make North Docks| Residents| Uncategorized

The Liverpool Chapter of the Awesome Project Grant Make Resident £500 Our North Docks resident Malcolm of Ten Street Cycles creates bespoke bicycles hand built in Liverpool, here at Make. […]

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9th May 2019

Job opportunity at MAKE

By on May 9th, 2019 in From Liam Kelly

  OPERATIONS COORDINATOR   Job Purpose and Summary MAKE CIC operates two spaces across Liverpool and is planning a third space in Birkenhead to open in 2019. The role of […]

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9th May 2019

Make Liverpool Appoints a New Chairperson

By on April 2nd, 2019 in From Liam Kelly

Kate Lucy appointed as Make Liverpool’s new Chair Make Liverpool, a social enterprise operating across the Liverpool City Region, has appointed a new chairperson to the board of directors. As […]

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2nd April 2019

Mothers Day Independent Gift Guide

By on March 21st, 2019 in From Amy Higham

The Ultimate Gift Guide for Mothers Day   Mothers Day is approaching and it’s important to spend the time appreciating your Mother, parent or guardian, who most definitely deserve it. […]

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21st March 2019

Made by Make: Calderstones Pirate Ship Installation

By on January 15th, 2019 in From Amy Higham| From Jess Molyneux

  By Jess Molyneux Following its successful takeover in Liverpool ONE over the summer, Make Liverpool have collaborated with The Reader to bring a part of the pirate treasure island […]

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15th January 2019

Zero-Con the Zero-waste Convention at Make North Docks

By on January 11th, 2019 in Events| From Amy Higham| Make North Docks

  Small Steps and Just Little Things are teaming up to host the UK’s first ever Zero Waste Convention, Zero-Con. With a large trade fair, workshops, talks and socials, it’s […]

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11th January 2019

Bespoke leather goods handcrafted in Liverpool

By on January 4th, 2019 in From Amy Higham| From Jess Molyneux| Residents

  By Jess Molyneux Rawhide Custom, based at Make Liverpool in the North Docks, creates British veg-tanned leather goods crafted entirely by hand Whether it’s a custom wallet, personalised dog […]

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4th January 2019

Make’s independent gift guide

By on November 2nd, 2018 in From Liam Kelly

Step aside Halloween – Christmas is coming. If you’re anything like the talented makers of Liverpool’s city region, you’re already thinking about it… Christmas of course! We make no apologies. […]

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2nd November 2018

Monthly Maker: Anthony Parry

By on August 17th, 2018 in Make North Docks| Monthly Maker| Residents

  Anthony Parry, founder and maker behind the high-end furniture company Cappa E Spada, took some time to tell us about what he makes, why he makes it, and where […]

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17th August 2018

Monthly Maker: Hairy Mitten

By on May 30th, 2018 in Make North Docks| Monthly Maker| Residents| Workspace

  The maker of this month is our North Docks resident Sign Maker Harry Mytton. He is a traditional bespoke sign writer based in Liverpool and Chester and has made […]

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30th May 2018

Lucy’s intro to woodwork

By on May 5th, 2018 in From Lucy Cashman

  “I literally made a toolbox from a few planks of wood, by myself!” Familiar with Make and its mission to support artists & makers throughout Liverpool, I’d never been […]

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5th May 2018

Monthly Maker: Ro The Cake Artist

By on April 18th, 2018 in Baltic Triangle workspace| Monthly Maker| Residents

  April’s Monthly Maker is Ro the Cake Artist! Ro makes stunning wedding cakes from her space at Make Baltic. Seriously, have you seen these cakes? They would be equally […]

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18th April 2018

BowWowHaus London @ Make North Docks

By on April 13th, 2018 in Make North Docks| Residents| workshop

  Written by: Abi Claton & Cait Milner, edited by Ruby Jenkins Condy Lofthouse Architects (CLA) have joined the Make North Docks workshop workshop to create a dog house as […]

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13th April 2018

Monthly Maker: Ken Bullock

By on March 21st, 2018 in Monthly Maker

  Our monthly maker for March is the one and only Ken Bullock, our long-time serving craft signwriter here at Make Baltic. Ken is a freelancer and has managed to […]

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21st March 2018

Made by Make: Finsa Commission

By on March 18th, 2018 in From Liam Kelly

  Make Liverpool have completed a major commission for Birkenhead based wood manufacture Finsa, who wanted to find a striking way to exhibit their product range at one of the countries […]

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18th March 2018

Drawing class session Unique Forms

Recreating Spiral Expansions with Matt Smith

By on February 21st, 2018 in Classes| Courses| Make North Docks| Residents

Written by: Abi Clayton and Cait Milner, edited by Ruby Jenkins Umberto Boccioni (1882-1916) was an Italian painter and sculptor. According to The Tate he was said to have ‘helped […]

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21st February 2018

Monthly Maker James Stampone!

By on February 7th, 2018 in Baltic Triangle workspace| Monthly Maker| Residents

  Written by: Abi Clayton and Cait Milner, edited by Ruby Jenkins   Our monthly maker for February 2018 is our Make Baltic resident James Stampone, an illustrator and graphic […]

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7th February 2018

Cappa e Spada Tables at Peaky Blinders Bar!

By on January 14th, 2018 in Make North Docks| Residents

  Make North Docks resident Cappa E Spada Bespoke Furniture Designs has created some amazing work for the new Peaky Blinders Bar – Liverpool! We wanted to know a bit […]

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14th January 2018

Monthly Maker: Miriam Rowe!

By on January 12th, 2018 in Baltic Triangle workspace| Monthly Maker| Residents

This month’s monthly maker, Miriam Rowe, is a film editor and one of our newest residents at Make Baltic. She says that working in film, she is “particularly drawn to […]

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12th January 2018

Code-A-Drone Workshop with MakoEducation!

By on December 18th, 2017 in Classes| Courses| Make North Docks| workshop

MakoEducation has begun hosting their Code-A-Drone workshops right here at Make North Docks! Code-a-Drone is the perfect activity to get young people to discover and show off their creative talents and […]

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18th December 2017

Learn to Needle Felt at Make North Docks!

By on December 18th, 2017 in Uncategorised

Learn to needle felt at Make! In this workshop, you’ll be shown the basics of how to create 3D felted objects and mould wool fibres, all while creating your very […]

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18th December 2017

Introduction to Green Wood Carving

By on December 18th, 2017 in Classes| Courses| Make North Docks

  Make’s Intro to Green Wood Carving is one of our newest workshops here in the North Docks. A great way to learn a new skill from scratch, this 6 […]

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18th December 2017

New Year, New Desk Residency!

By on December 14th, 2017 in Make North Docks| Workspace

2018 Desk Residency is now open @ Make North Docks! While the year is coming to a close, it’s time to look ahead to the impending new year. What will […]

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14th December 2017

Go Green Leasing: The quarterly fund has been donated to our workshop

By on November 28th, 2017 in From Alex Kelly| Monthly Maker| workshop

We want to say a BIG THANK YOU to Go Green Leasing for their £500 donation as part of their quarterly reward. Go Green Leasing is a vehicle leasing business with […]

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28th November 2017

Make Liverpool Needs YOU

By on November 27th, 2017 in From Liam Kelly

  Make Liverpool CIC is looking to expand the current board of volunteer advisers who share in our vision… “We believe that people thrive through creativity” We are looking to […]

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27th November 2017

Monthly Maker: Brittany Kefira of Noctua

By on October 20th, 2017 in Make North Docks| Monthly Maker

  Jewellery is something that, for me, I have a personal connection with. Each individual earring, ring, or necklace that I own connects me to some moment in my life. […]

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20th October 2017

Monthly Maker – Rawhide Custom’s Max McDonough

By on October 12th, 2017 in Make North Docks| Monthly Maker

  Rawhide is a term that, for me, conjures up images cowboys riding horses, slinging guns, throwing lassos. That, or the Blues Brothers singing in a dingy country bar somewhere […]

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12th October 2017

Liam Kelly

Being depressed was the best thing that ever happened to me

By on October 10th, 2017 in From Liam Kelly

  It’s World Mental Health Day 2017 and in the spirit of smashing taboos, I want to share with everyone why being depressed was the best thing that ever happened to […]

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10th October 2017

Folken: Let’s talk about…

By on September 28th, 2017 in Atrium| Events

  What’s all this about then? Folken started in summer 2016, offering a grassroots, street-level view of the some of the subjects that consume us when we talk about the city […]

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28th September 2017

Offline Festival

By on September 26th, 2017 in Festivals| From Alex Kelly

Last weekend I had the pleasure of being invited to Offline Festival with our good friends Ethos Magazine. The first festival of its kind that puts community at the top of […]

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26th September 2017

Chris Wylie of Puppetuity

Monthly Maker – Chris Wylie of Puppetuity

By on September 14th, 2017 in Make North Docks| Monthly Maker

Our Monthly Maker for September 2017 is Chris Wylie of Puppetuity! Chris is a puppet maker and resident here at Make North Docks. He has a background in marine biology, […]

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14th September 2017

Autumn Class Programme: An introduction to woodwork

By on August 24th, 2017 in Courses| Make North Docks| workshop

  Why not join one of our introduction to woodwork classes. A great way to hone your woodworking skills, or to learn a new skill from scratch. Autumn is just […]

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24th August 2017

Make’s Team Making Perks!

By on August 21st, 2017 in Crowdfunding

Since our crowdfunding campaign Make Liverpool Weld ended we’ve been making like crazy. In this photo you can see the Make team with the perks we’ve been creating. On the left, you can […]

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21st August 2017

We're looking for some new classes to run

Make is looking for new classes, and we want you!

By on July 31st, 2017 in Courses

  Make Liverpool is looking to run some new classes, and we need your skills! We are a creative-led organization with locations in the Baltic Triangle and in the North […]

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31st July 2017

Thank you for Supporting Make Liverpool Weld!!

By on July 24th, 2017 in Crowdfunding

THANK YOU, to every person who donated, shared, and talked about our campaign to help us build Make Liverpool’s open-access metal workshop. Every one of these donations, large and small, will […]

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24th July 2017

6 Influential Metalwork Creations In Liverpool

By on July 6th, 2017 in Crowdfunding

Today, when we see a piece of metalwork or a sculpture, we often take for granted how important the welding industry is. It contributes massively to our economy and creates […]

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6th July 2017

Make Liverpool Weld!

Make is Crowdfunding for 30 Days!

By on June 21st, 2017 in Crowdfunding

Make is Crowdfunding for 30 days to raise £10,000 to build an open-access Metal Workshop here at Make North Docks, and we need your help! The campaign is called Make […]

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21st June 2017

Meet the Desk Residents at Make North Docks!

By on May 12th, 2017 in Make North Docks| Workspace

Thank you for all of the amazing applications we received for the Desk Residency here at North Dock’s! We really enjoyed finding out what people are making and doing in the […]

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12th May 2017

Craig Finn Concert at Make. North Docks!

By on May 2nd, 2017 in Events| Make North Docks

Craig Finn held a concert at Make. North Docks on April 21 as part of a “Living Room Tour” of the UK. Craig Finn is part of the band The Hold […]

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2nd May 2017

Woodwork: An Introduction

By on April 28th, 2017 in Courses| Make North Docks| workshop

Woodwork: An Introduction   This beginners workshop is a great way to develop your wood working skills. This hands on class will teach and explore woodworking techniques including how to […]

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28th April 2017

Anthropomorphic Mouse taxidermy

By on April 28th, 2017 in Baltic Triangle workspace| Courses

Anthropomorphic Mouse taxidermy   During the workshop participants will be taken through the entire taxidermic process, skinning, cleaning, tanning, stuffing and posing their mouse. All materials will be provided. Although a […]

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28th April 2017

First Maker Meetup at Make. North Docks

By on April 26th, 2017 in Events| Make North Docks

A group of makers gathered at Make. North Docks last Thursday to listen to a new series of talks called the Maker Meetup.  The evening featured talks by all sorts […]

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26th April 2017

Apply for the Make. Desk Residency!

By on April 3rd, 2017 in Make North Docks| Workspace

Come jump-start your business at Make. North Docks! Make. Liverpool is launching a desk residency to individuals looking to grow their fledgling independent businesses. We want to give someone a […]

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3rd April 2017

Working hard in at Make. North Docks!

An Introduction to Woodwork at Make. North Docks

By on March 27th, 2017 in Courses| Make North Docks| workshop

Last Sunday Make. North Docks held the first of their woodworking classes, Introduction to Woodwork. In this class people learn the basics of woodworking by building their own toolbox. The introductory class […]

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27th March 2017

Pop-Up Stage at Make. North Docks

Pop-Up Dance House at Make North Docks

By on March 10th, 2017 in Events| Make North Docks

The Merseyside Dance Initiative has completely transformed Make. North Docks’ warehouse into a pop-up dance house for LEAP 2017. The transformation resulted in a theater complete with tiered seating, a sprung […]

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10th March 2017

The Crit at Make. North Docks

By on March 9th, 2017 in Make North Docks| workshop

We here at Make North Docks kicked off our busy events schedule with our first monthly classes, The Crit. A “crit” or “critique,” is a common staple in art courses, where […]

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9th March 2017

Baltic Schmooze #6 at Make. North Docks

By on March 6th, 2017 in Make North Docks

Make. Liverpool’s newly renovated atrium hosted the Baltic Schmooze #6 on Thursday, February 2nd. The Baltic Schmooze is the quarterly networking event for creatives in the Baltic Triangle. For 2017 Schmooze is […]

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6th March 2017

Makers Initiative will help regenerate North Liverpool economy

By on November 28th, 2016 in Uncategorised

A ‘make space’ at the North Docks in Liverpool is the first successful project to secure investment from a £300,000 fund to regenerate North Liverpool. LaunchPad and Beautiful Ideas will […]

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28th November 2016

Developing and Sustaining Affordable Artists’ Studios and Creative Workspaces

By on November 28th, 2016 in workshop| Workspace

Last year we contributed to a report on artist studios and workspaces by Creative United. They have documented the variety of models being used to enable space provision for artists and […]

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28th November 2016

Make Liverpool invests in North Liverpool  

By on November 28th, 2016 in Make North Docks| workshop| Workspace

New workshop space to support ‘maker’ businesses and revive and share traditional skills Maker space and workshop Make Liverpool has joined the burgeoning number of creative and cultural businesses moving […]

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28th November 2016