The Makers Playground for London Design Festival

Partners: Blackhorse Members

The Makers Playground saw over 30 artists and makers deliver participative workshops, after dark events, outdoor installations and new designs in the Blackhorse Yard.  A whole programme of experimental workshops and evening events ran throughout the week of London Design Festival 2015.

A collective of members came together to devise the rules of the week’s activity…

Skateboard ramp built to launch the new furniture range of 9t9percent.

Cyanotype portrait workshop delivered by designer Lola Lely for the public.

Exhibition design by local architects Sean & Stephen.

Ceramicist Lennard Houkes spent the week on site undertaking a residency from his converted horsebox.

A giant mechanical sculpture was created by artists Toby Poolman and Hannah Schmidt.

Exploring the limits of screenprinting on plywood with wallpaper designer Daniel Heath.