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11
Feb
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Seeking New Trustees 2020

Making Space is seeking new Trustees, including a Treasurer If you have a passion for the arts, can make a creative and strategic contribution to the board of this small charity, Making Space Trustees are keen to hear from you. Making Space creates opportunities for people to enjoy and take part in high quality craft; […]

Posted in: Get Involved, Job Opportunities,
Tags: Job Opportunity, Seeking new Trustee, Trustees, Work with us,
22
Jan
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2020 Studio Vacancy

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a professional maker to join our creative community and we are doing a call out to find the next Making Space tenant! Are you a local maker who’s looking for a space to work from? Have you outgrown your home office? Do you dream of having a dedicated professional […]

Posted in: Job Opportunities, Makers,
Tags: Join our Team, Maker studio, makers, Studio, Studio Vacancy,
05
Jan
2
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A Space to Make

We’re really excited about this new initiative;  it’s been something we’ve been wanting to do for a while now. The idea is simple; we, as a creative venue will provide you with “a space to make” (or ASTM) The sessions will be free to attend, although as we are a charity we will welcome donations, […]

Posted in: Community Projects, What's On,
Tags: A Space to Make, community craft, community outreach, creative sessions, free craft sessions,
07
Mar
2
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Community Project: Reach Out

  Reach Out is a successful ongoing collaboration with Face it Resources, a local autism support network. The Reach Out programme is an exciting and rewarding series of workshops and events, specifically designed for children and young people with additional needs (including autism, ADHD and asperger’s etc). As with all our workshops, the Reach Out sessions […]

Posted in: Ami, Community Projects,
Tags: Inspiring You, Reach Out, Short Breaks,
30
Jan
Why we need to tackle our clothes addiction in 2020: and how to get started.
Why we need to tackle our clothes addiction in 2020: and how to get started. We seem to have a love-hate relationship with clothing in this country. We are buying many more items each year than a few decades ago – but wearing them for less long. And it is wreaking havoc on our planet. [...]
Posted in: Community Projects,
Tags: Textile Transformation,
14
Jan
COMMUNITY PROJECT: A WOMAN’S SPACE

Join us for our brand new creative project A Woman’s Space. Creative workshops for women and girls taught by women focussed on female empowerment.

Posted in: Community Projects, Get Involved, Young People,
Tags: A Woman's Space, Community Project, Young Designers,
30
Nov
Write About Craft

A craft development event organised by Making Space in partnership with Catharine Russell. Join us for an end of project celebration and exhibition event on Thursday 5 December at 6.30-9pm.

Posted in: Maker Event,
Tags: Craft Development, Maker Development, Maker Development Event, Write about Craft,
12
Nov
Have Your Say

There’s nothing we at Making Space like more than filling our workshops with people learning new skills, developing their craft and spending time with like-minded creatives. We want to offer many more courses that we currently do, so our aim is to run 5 and 10 week courses in a variety of crafts from spring […]

Posted in: Classes, Get Involved, What's On,

WHAT IS MAKING SPACE?

Making Space offers purpose-built arts and craft studios for hire and 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.

Come find us at:

Making Space, 2 Bishopstoke Road, Leigh Park, Havant, Hampshire, PO9 5BN

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