The Elephant & Castle Mini Maker Faire is a day of family friendly making, learning, crafting, inventing and tinkering in the heart of London. Entry is free and there will be many opportunities to get hands on!
Their website showcases a series of makers and events, including talks and workshops, for instance, the work of Chloe Meineck whois a designer, Maker and researcher based in London and Brighton. Her work sits between the worlds of technology, craft, design and art. She is currently one of the Design Museum’s Designers in Residence.
Music Memory Box utilised RFID to consolidate peoples favourite objects and music together. This can be especially useful for dementia sufferers who can hold familiar objects and activate songs which can magically stir previously inaccessible memories.
Maker Faire is the Greatest Show (and Tell) on Earth—a family-friendly showcase of invention, creativity and resourcefulness, and a celebration of the Maker movement. It’s a place where people show what they are making, and share what they are learning