How Make Works works
We realised that if we made it easier to find and understand local manufacturers, people would start to make work with them. Make Works is an open access directory of fabricators, material suppliers, workshops and manufacturers. It is free to use, and free to be listed. Find out why here
Learn about manufacturing in Scotland
Each region of Make Works is run by independent individuals or organisations, with a common passion to make manufacturing and fabrication more accessible where they live. Find out about Make Works Scotland here.
The Make Works Extension
We made a plug-in that shows you alternative ways to manufacture IKEA.com products locally. Read more
How to find a manufacturer in Scotland
Sourcing manufacturers is a constant challenge for creatives and small businesses alike. Here are some top tips for your factory finding research. Read more
Artists and designers using rug tufting to make work.
If the whirr of tufting guns and clamouring up meters of scaffolding don't inspire you, these projects will. Read more