EVENTS.

Make Fest.

24th JUNE 2017
Free

Liverpool Central Library

Over 200 Makers showcasing science, technology, crafts, creations, inventions and gadgets. There will be hands-on activities, ranging from coding to crafts! With workshops for all ages to enjoy! Expect to see robots, wearable tech, 3D printers, laser cutters, hacked toys, virtual reality, crafting, arts and more.

Maker Meetup.

29th JUNE 2017
Free

Make. North Docks

A chance for makers of all types to talk, test and titter.

The Second in our series of maker meet-ups will feature short talks from a variety of makers and creators. This is a chance for the city region’s community of makers to get together every once in a while to showcase work and discuss the maker movement happening in the city.

COURSES.

Silversmithing: Bezel Making.

25th JUNE 2017
£110

Make. Baltic

During this introduction course to bezel making you will create a pendant, ring or earrings with a cabochon stone of your choice set in silver. You will learn to solder, set, burnish and form your piece.

All metals, stones and tools are provided. If you have have any of your own tools, stones or accents you wish to use you are more than welcome to bring these.

Silversmithing: Stacking Rings.

25th JUNE 2017
£55

Make. Baltic

During this three hour silversmithing workshop you will learn to make 2 sterling silver stacking rings. The first will be textured and the second will be a normal ring with a stone or you may chose to make another textured ring.

All materials and tools will be provided and you will learn to anneal, form, pickle; texture, stone set and solder silver to create your ring set. You will be able to chose your stone type on the day.

 

Anthropomorphic Mouse taxidermy.

1st JULY 2017
£54

Make. Baltic

During the workshop participants will be taken through the entire taxidermic process. All materials will be provided and a small selection of props will be provided. Participants are encouraged to bring along any doll’s house miniatures they want for posing their mice.

The aim is for each attendee to leave with a finished piece they can be proud of.

Woodwork: Introduction.

8th JULY 2017
£32

Make. North Docks

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 measure and cut accurately, sanding, planing, drilling and sawing. Gain the confidence to use a range of hand tools and build an understanding of woodworking methods.

All materials will be provided, using reclaimed and recycled wood makers will go home with a self made tool box.

Modern Calligraphy.

TBC
£45
Make.Baltic

Whether you’re looking for a new hobby or making gifts for loved ones, with this workshop you’ll be well on your way to creating beautiful writing! We will start with practising warm up strokes, moving onto letter drills and then creating beautiful quotes.

The course fee includes a starter kit with all you need to continue with this art.

PAST EVENTS & COURSES.

Anthropomorphic Mouse taxidermy

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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 small...
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