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Meet your maker – Red Kyte

Welcome to the weekend everybody, now  before you run off to the shops and start your Christmas shopping remember that we open Make Reading on Thursday and we have something for everyone, take Red Kyte for example, she makes beautiful silver jewellery and brilliant soft toys, my favourite is the Sting Ray, we really are […]

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Meet your maker – Roelofs & Rubens

With less than a week to go now we’ve still got a few more makers for you to meet but don’t forget you can have a little recap of the talented bunch that we’ve already introduced you to: Blue Matchbox  Cath Baldwin  Emma Bradbury  Peter Lang  Caroline Marriott  The Homebirds kekekaka Salvo Toscano Spirited Events  Sian Rae Ceramics Marc Juon and not forgetting Santa at Berzerk Productions but now let’s learn […]

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Meet your maker – Marc Juon

Time to get all sparkly with some beautiful jewellery from Marc Juon and if you can’t get sparkly at Christmas then when can you? And what’s even better is that you can buy direct from a descendent, allegedly, of a war lord. Read on to find out more… Tell us a little bit about what […]

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Meet your maker – Sian Rae Ceramics

So we’ve had pottery, print, textiles, photography, art, weaving, knitting, more textiles, how are you going to choose what to buy? Well, we’re about to make it a whole heap trickier with these beautiful ceramics from Sian Rae. Shopping lists at the ready.                 Tell us a little […]

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Meet your maker – Spirited Events

Make Reading wouldn’t be possible without some very special people being involved creating a magical space for children and grown ups alike. Spirited Events will be creating our winter wonderland and by the sounds of this they would have a smashing dream dinner party! Tell us a little bit about what you do. Spirited provide […]

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Meet your maker – The Homebirds

This afternoon, just in time for the weekend, a  little birdy told me of beautiful bunting, bags and fabric covered books, amongst other treats. The little bird was a Homebird and here she is to introduce herself to you. Tell us a little bit about what you do. I’m a kitchen table crafter, working with fabric […]

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Meet your maker – Peter Lang

We hope you’re enjoying meeting the people that will Make Reading as much as we’re enjoying introducing them.  Next on the festive line up we have Peter Lang, an artist who creates animated pictures and films. Anyone who grew up in the 80′s will remember some of his creations very fondly and we’re very happy that it’s more curry […]

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Meet your Maker – Emma Bradbury

Meet your Maker – Emma Bradbury

Clickety-clack, clickety-clack or maybe it would be swoooooosh, swooooosh. That’s the possible soundtrack to today’s maker Emma Bradbury’s  knitting life. Emma not only makes sumptuous knitted textiles in the form of scarves and cushions she is also running a whole heap of workshops for make Reading, from creating your own advent calender, christmassy makes for Jelly Tots, […]

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Meet your maker – Blue Matchbox

Meet your maker – Blue Matchbox

There are only 17 days until make Reading comes to Reading Town Hall with Berkshire’s best artists, designer/makers and craft people and we’re a little bit excited! So, we thought it was about time to start introducing you to the talented bunch you’ll be buying all of your Christmas presents from this year, and maybe […]

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Workshops for November

We have had a very busy half term with workshops and now we are building up towards make Reading. There are plenty of ways for all ages to join in then but in the meantime we have a few workshops coming up. This weekend will be creating a rag rug celebrating the 10 years of […]

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