Making Space creates opportunities for people to discover and develop their making skills. Raising the profile of craft through specially tailored projects, workshops and events they inspire, challenge, skill-up, engage and build new audiences for the sector. Home to seven individual studio spaces and two workshops, Making Space is the lead craft organisation in Hampshire, promoting excellence in contemporary craft, design and visual arts.
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MAKING SPACE SEEKS Administration and Operations Coordinator (Part-time) £7,029 – £7,857 (£17,340 – £19,380 pro rata) 15 hours a week (Monday evenings, Tuesday and Thursday day- times. Occasional weekend working required. Making Space, a craft centre with studios and learning spaces based in Leigh Park, is looking to appoint a self-motivated and skilled arts administrator. You should […]
Making Space is thrilled to be working in collaboration with Aspex for the 2016 CRAFT EMERGENCY, an open submission competition for craft & design. CRAFT EMERGENCY seeks to highlight the work of emerging designers and makers working in all media from anywhere in the UK or abroad. Lynne explains why she was keen to collaborate […]
As you may be aware, Making Space have partnered with Aspex Gallery for this year’s Craft Emergency Applications; seeking emerging talent working within craft to submit their work to the gallery for the chance to be accepted for an exhibition within their craft space, solo show as well as a fee of £1000. (For more […]
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Making Space is a great place to hold a workshop – the purpose built facilities have everything you need and the space is light and airy. You are always assured a warm welcome. Kate O’Connell is such an inspirational teacher, gently guiding us through the craft of Fused Glass whilst still challenging us to try new techniques and ideas.
Alice Du Port
I really enjoyed the Open Studios Weekend – What a nice change to spend time with creative friendly people in such a lovely environment.
Just had a T-shirt screen-printing party for my daughters 9th Birthday party and 9 of her friends. I was worried that the 2 hours we had would be far to long and that the kids would get bored but in fact the time went very fast and everyone had a fabulous time and they left with a t-shirt they had designed themselves.
Making Space Tutor
Out of all the venues that employ me as a freelancer, Making Space have always been the most professional, supporting and welcoming. I enjoy every experience I get the opportunity to teach there and their resources, space and team all add to the quality and uniqueness of the venue.
We had a fantastic team outing to Making Space, the workshop spaces and teaching were exceptional and we all loved our finished necklaces. I would recommend Making Space to any business for a great team building experience.
I have taken my children to a lot of workshops – this was by far the best. The teacher, the venue and the other staff were all FANTASTIC – we could have stayed for at least a week.