Maker Movement

There are some interesting developments going on in the world of people who make things.

Apart from a redefinition of their activities away from the heavily baggaged categories of Craft and Fine Art, there are new ways of engaging in collaborative and assistive work.

Here is one, The Open Workshop Network, a wholly brilliant idea that should catch on wherever there are enough people making things.

Stroud seems like a place, ripe for such developments…