Designers / Makers is an agency for contemporary design, we offer our members business advice, selling events, PR and opportunities to develop their brand.
Founded in 2010, Designers / Makers has grown from a local design market in London into an agency supporting freelance designers - an essential resource to help create a strong and supportive design community across the UK.
We provide an affordable D/M Membership that offers an online platform for designers to sell their work and curate regular selling/marketing events in collaboration with other cultural institutions to reach new audiences. We also provide professional development information and opportunities for Members to help with all aspects of running your own creative business. The information we provide is created to help Designers based Internationally and at varying levels of development.
Our online shop is a place in which our members can sell their work as part of a community and a place where we can offer customers unique, limited edition products.
Designers/Makers have been fortunate to collaborate with a variety of organisations ranging from cultural institutions, design collectives, regeneration agencies, social enterprises and community groups: