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Announcing the Lineup for Brighton Mini Maker Faire 2012

Drumroll please… After an intense few weeks of reviewing applications and contacting makers, the time has finally come for us to reveal our lineup for Brighton Mini Maker Faire 2012 (Sat 8th September 2012). If you came along last year … Continue reading

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Call to Makers Applications Closed – So Much Awesome!

Our ‘Call to Makers’ application process has now closed, and we’re extremely happy to say that we’ve received an amazing array of proposals from all kinds of makers. We’re really impressed at the sheer range of skills and ideas that … Continue reading

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Maker Faires of the World Unite!

With less than a week to go until we close the call for makers and start sifting through all the amazing applications that have come through, we thought it was worth taking afew minutes to take a look at what our … Continue reading

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Guest Post from Jay Kendall, 2011 Maker

If you’re contemplating applying to be a Maker at Brighton Mini Maker Faire 2012, but are not sure what to expect, here’s the lowdown from one of last year’s Makers, Jay Kendall. We’ll be featuring different Makers from last year’s … Continue reading

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Brighton Mini Maker Faire is Back – and We Need YOU!

After several months of recovering from organising the last event, and another few of getting together to discuss the next one, we’re finally ready to announce a date for Brighton Mini Maker Faire 2012 – and to start taking applications … Continue reading

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Brighton Mini Maker Faire – It's All Over (Until Next Year)

After all the anticipation and build-up, the first Brighton Mini Maker Faire came to life last Saturday at the Dome, attracting more than 5,000 visitors for a day of creating, inventing, playing, participating, geeking out, learning and general overawed excitement. … Continue reading

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Brighton Mini Maker Faire Live Blogging

Saturday 3rd September, Brighton Dome 11.04am We’re just over one hour into the first Brighton Maker Faire, and already it’s a hive of activity out there. People are flooding through the doors and throwing themselves into all of the activities … Continue reading

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Mini Maker Faire Brighton – It's Tomorrow!

After much excitable anticipation, we reach the eve of Brighton’s first ever Maker Faire, happening tomorrow from 10am to 5pm at the Dome. If by some miracle this is the first you’ve heard of it, you can catch up with … Continue reading

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Meet the Sponsors: Beta LAYOUT

Beta LAYOUT were one of a select few companies that contacted us directly when they heard about the Maker Faire. They’ve been supporting hackspaces for many moons now, and hearing that the Build Brighton Hackspace were organising this event and … Continue reading

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Play! An Evening of Maker-musicians at the After-Show Party

Guest post by Sarah Angliss, Therematrix and robot maker If you’re in Brighton for Mini Maker Faire and wondering what to do when the show closes at 5pm, then come along to Play! The Brighton Maker Faire After-show party. It’s … Continue reading

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