Derby Makers

Welcome to Derby Makers.

We're a group of people who like making stuff, whether it be electronics, computer programs, knitting & fabrics, jam & pickles or anything else.

We meet every Wednesday evening between 6 & 9pm in the Derby Silk Mill (check them out at thesilkmill or on twitter @derbysilkmill), arguably the site of the world's first factory and an awesome place to have a makerspace!  

If you want to come and find out what we're doing please drop a message below introducing yourself!

You can also find out a bit more on our website at  This is a new site for us but will grow as we do.

We hope to see you soon!

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Introduction David Baxter 10/25/16
Derby Makers needed for Rope Making @ Derby Mini Maker Faire Stuart Weaver 10/24/16
Re:veal Cabinet Project Display Cards Morgan Barke 10/21/16
Maker Faire Pre-Party!!! Morgan Barke 10/21/16
LibreCAD, DXF and the laser cutter Al Johnson 10/20/16
Architectural Models 10/18/16
Architecture 10/18/16
SilkMill artifact scans Al Johnson 10/17/16
Rocket Cars for Maker Faire grant gibson 10/13/16
Tray for tea and coffee stuff Al Johnson 10/13/16
Re:veal Cabinet - Projects needed for Maker Faire Morgan Barke 10/12/16
BonUS Opportunity 10/11/16
Latest Coproduction Opportunities - Derby Museums 10/10/16
Anyone want an electric motor? MARK HANCOX 10/7/16
For all Derby Makers visiting the Mill on Wednesday 12th October 10/5/16
Call for Digital Content 10/4/16
Quarterly Meeting 10/4/16
Derby Makers Communication Survey Morgan Barke 9/28/16
October events and workshops at the Silk Mill 9/27/16
Volunteering at Derby Mini Maker Faire 2016 9/27/16
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