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Calling all makers, crafters and coders!

18 May 2017

The Museum of Science and Industry is looking for creative makers for this year's MakeFest 2017

Jake Addelman at previous MakeFest

MakeFest is the Museum of Science and Industry’s annual celebration of hands-on, do-it-yourself making, running this year over the weekend of 19 and 20 August.

Artists, makers, crafters and coders will take over the museum for a whole weekend to show off their skills and encourage everyone to have a go at making something for themselves.

Be a Maker at MakeFest 2017

We need all kinds of people to make MakeFest happen. High tech or low tech and anything in between, if you want to be a Maker at this year’s MakeFest then we want to hear from you.

You can apply to:

•           Have a maker station to show your work and get people making

•           Run a workshop

•           Give demonstrations

•           Have another idea? Let us know on your application

Applications can be submitted from individuals or groups. Your creation doesn’t even need to be finished – works in progress are always welcome. All applications must be submitted by 23.59 on Friday, 26 May 2017.