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Meet the Sponsors: School of Education at the University of Brighton

One of the things we want to do at Brighton Mini Maker Faire is maker more makers. We love it when kids, parents, teachers, schools and other educational institutions get involved. So this year, we’re chuffed to have a new … Continue reading
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Call for project write-ups

For this year’s event, we’ll be producing a small zine to help people get started on some simple maker projects. It will feature a few easily-accessible projects across a range of tech and craft types, from fabric crafts to simple … Continue reading
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Meet the sponsors: Create

Brighton Mini Maker Faire is only made possible by the community of visitors, volunteers, makers and sponsors that support us. We’re particularly grateful to our early-stage sponsors; people who enable us to do important things like securing a venue, which … Continue reading Continue reading

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Launching Brighton Mini Maker Faire 2013

We’ve been busy over the last few months getting plans underway for another awesome Mini Maker Faire in September 2013. Now it’s time to open it up and bring more people into the fold. We’ll be having a kickoff meeting … Continue reading Continue reading

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Get Hands-On: Workshops at Brighton Mini Maker Faire

We love getting hands-on at Maker Faire. Whether it’s with a soldering iron or knitting needle, scissors and glue or conductive paint, it’s great to play with technology and make something you can take home with you. This year, we … Continue reading Continue reading

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Meet the Sponsors: sugru

I met the folks from sugru at Maker Faire in Newcastle a few months back. Manning a stall constructed entirely from cardboard boxes (and sugru, no doubt), they were possibly the most enthusiastic people I met over the entire weekend. … Continue reading Continue reading

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Meet the Sponsors: Folksy

For many makers, getting their creations into the hands of others is part of the fun – whether that be at an event like Maker Faire or by selling the things they make.

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