MakeFest Memories 5 – Mark Feltham

Time for another edition of MakeFest Memories! This time it’s none other than Mark Feltham, a man who would have to be one of the faces on any Mount Rushmore of Liverpool Makefest for sure, we don’t currently have one of those but I’m thinking paper mache or perhaps plasticine… actually scrap plasticine it’s a […]

MakeFest Memories 4 – Les Pounder

It’s Monday and you know what that means, it’s makefest memory time again! The 4th edition already, they’re multiplying faster than Police Academy sequels. In previous weeks we’ve heard great stories from Caroline and Mark S, plus some idiot (me) going on about pizza. This week we have a post from another man who appreciates […]

Introducing MakeFest Memories

Hello everyone, Dan here, I’m back a mere week after posting about Young MakeFest 2018 and all the brilliant activities surrounding that. This time I’m here to introduce an exciting new series we’ll be running on this very blog over the coming weeks. So without further ado, drum roll please maestro (you can drum your […]

Young MakeFest 2018

A great philosopher once said “I believe that children are our future, teach them well and let them lead the way”, oh ok maybe that was Whitney Houston on her 1986 hit single but nevertheless Whitney’s point still stands. Getting young people involved in the Maker movement is one of the most important goals for […]

Tech is exciting!

Here at Liverpool MakeFest we’re always amazed by the variety of makers that choose to come to our festivals. Some makers work in similar fields or with similar technologies, apply them in different ways, or extend them to work with other technologies. That could be makers who’re using technology to run LED arrays for interesting […]