Are you there mother? It’s me MakeFest.

Hello everyone, it’s been a while hasn’t it? It’s been “a minute”, as they say in hip hop parlance, although these days I’m more “hip op” than hip hop I’ve still got some moves. Did you think we’d forgotten about you until next year? Well we haven’t, and just when you thought it was safe […]

£500 giveaway for your maker project!

Hi! Do you have an awesome idea that £500 would make you actually do? The Awesome Foundation is giving away that much at Liverpool MakeFest. What kind of ideas? Something playful, fun, novel, risky, amazing, serious, joyful … awesome… Something bursting with electronics or software or laser cutting or 3D printing or anything… How do […]

Meet The Makers – Urban Workbench

Hello one and all, we hope you enjoyed a sunny holiday weekend wherever you are! It was certainly very nice in Liverpool, apart from the football but let’s not talk about that. Today I have for you another of our Meet The Makers interviews. Slightly delayed by the public holiday but here for your listening […]

Throwback Thursday – Worth A Thousand Words

Hello everyone, it’s time for another Throwback Thursday post. You know what they say, a picture is worth a thousand words. Every year we have wonderful people helping to document Liverpool MakeFest with video, audio and photos. So today here’s a few of my personal favourite photos from last year which represent important things to […]

Meet The Makers – Chelsea Slater – Liverpool Girl Geeks

It’s Monday and you know what Monday means… prizes! Oh no sorry, it doesn’t mean prizes. It’s points that mean prizes isn’t it? Let’s step quietly away from that one. Around here Monday means it’s Meet The Makers time! This week we have a great interview with Chelsea Slater of Liverpool Girl Geeks and InnovateHer […]