RETURNING 15TH & 16TH JUNE 2019

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STOP PRESS! Lancashire looks forward to the new June 2019 Festival of Making
Call Out for Expressions of Interest from Artists for Season Three of Art in Manufacturing
Festival of Making Gallery Now LIVE

Festival of Making Gallery Now LIVE

7th June 2018

Relive a magical weekend of making

Listen to Martyn Ware’s Church of Rare Souls Soundscape

Listen to Martyn Ware’s Church of Rare Souls Soundscape

17th May 2018

His exclusive piece for the National Festival of Making is now available to download

The First Pictures Are Here!

The First Pictures Are Here!

12th May 2018

And they're BEAUTIFUL

Podcast masterminds Arrest All Mimics meet Nicola Ellis

Podcast masterminds Arrest All Mimics meet Nicola Ellis

8th May 2018

The first in our specially commissioned podcasts!

GET READY TO MAKE!

GET READY TO MAKE!

4th May 2018

Download the full programme now!

MAKE PLANS for The National Festival of Making!

MAKE PLANS for The National Festival of Making!

30th April 2018

over 140 making activities announced for 2018!

Get High-Tech and Hands-On with STEAM

Get High-Tech and Hands-On with STEAM

21st April 2018

Dismantle a virtual jet engine, wrestle with robotics or get hands-on with cutting-edge technologies

Martyn Ware Seeks Memories of Tony’s Ballroom

Martyn Ware Seeks Memories of Tony’s Ballroom

12th April 2018

Dancing the night away - send us your memories, mementoes and music from Tony’s Empress Ballroom

Amazing Makers at the National Festival of Making

Amazing Makers at the National Festival of Making

12th April 2018

The best in lovingly-made street food, fashion, arts and crafts.

Lancashire Makers and Memories Wanted

Lancashire Makers and Memories Wanted

9th April 2018

for The Making of a South Asian Wedding

Performance at the National Festival of Making

Performance at the National Festival of Making

2nd April 2018

Vaiven Circo, The Urban Arts Experience and much more!

The National Festival of Making Returns

The National Festival of Making Returns

1st February 2018

Following an incredible 2017, the second edition of the National Festival of Making will return to Blackburn, Lancashire, on 12 and 13 May 2018.

(The National Festival of) Making a Difference in Blackburn

(The National Festival of) Making a Difference in Blackburn

19th January 2018

Blackburn town centre played host to the first National Festival of Making in 2017, but what impact did it have for the town?

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The National Festival Of Making Delivery Team

The National Festival of Making is supported with funding from Arts Council England, Blackburn with Darwen Borough Council and Heritage Lottery Fund

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