Author Archives: Andrew Sleigh

About Andrew Sleigh

I'm a maker, web geek, writer, photographer and walker based in Brighton, UK. More at http://andrewsleigh.com/ Follow me on Twitter at: https://twitter.com/andrewsleigh

Brighton Mini Maker Faire is taking a break

We’re taking a break! There are no plans to hold a Brighton Mini Maker Faire in 2016. We’ve been putting on events every year since 2011, and had an amazing time in the process. We’ve met many inspirational makers, seen … Continue reading

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Contribute to our Maker Zine

Each year, as part of Brighton Mini Maker Faire, we produce a magazine called Hot Glue. It’s full of maker projects, articles and inspiration to help people carry on making at home. We’re now looking for contributors for our 3rd … Continue reading

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Makers at Work exhibition

With Brighton Mini Maker Faire 2014 only just over, it’s time to focus on our next event. In October, as part of Brighton Photo Fringe, we’ll be showing an exhibition of photographs by Curtis James, called Makers at Work. There … Continue reading

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Brighton Mini Maker Faire – What did you think?

Thank you for coming to Brighton Mini Maker Faire. What a day! We hope you enjoyed it. We’d like you to tell us what you thought about it, to help us make it even better next year: Take the survey … Continue reading

Posted in 2014, Art, Craft, Education, Electronics, Engineering, Food, Green, Hackspace, Music, Science, workshop

Brighton Mini Maker Faire 2014 highlights

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Posted in 2014, Art, Craft, Education, Electronics, Engineering

The night before #BMMF

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Staying hydrated with Life Water

We are delighted to announce that Life Water are supporting us this year by keeping all of our Makers hydrated throughout the day! Life Water is 100% Carbon Neutral and Certified Organic. They also established independent charity Drop4Drop in 2006, … Continue reading

Posted in 2014, Green, Sponsors

Meet the Maker: Chikai

As part of our “Meet the Makers” interview series, we asked our Makers to tell us a little about themselves. Today, meet Jessica from Chikai!

Posted in 2014, Art, Craft, Sponsors

Meet the Maker: Carbon Frog

As part of our “Meet the Makers” interview series, we asked our Makers to tell us a little about themselves. Today, meet Dan from Carbon Frog!

Posted in 2014, Education, Electronics, Sponsors

Meet the Maker: MakerClub

As part of our “Meet the Makers” interview series, we asked our Makers to tell us a little about themselves. Today, meet Simon and Declan from MakerClub!

Posted in 2014, Education, Electronics, Engineering, workshop