We sometimes get involved in interesting creative projects. These range from working on prints for The Fitzwilliam Museum outreach activities and social venture fundraisers, to creating activities for booklets. See what we’ve been up to below. If you’re interested in us doing something with you please get in touch at: cambridgemakers@gmail.com

  • TREES for Quazi Design

    We were thrilled to be invited by Doron Shaltiel of the social enterprise Quazi Design, to create prints of trees to raise money to plant trees for their artisans in eSwatini for International Women's [...]

  • Ponchos for Refugees

    In March 2019 we got involved with the Cambridge Convoy Refugee Action Group Poncho Project and attended a session to make ponchos for refugees in Calais. The project continues to provide ponchos and you [...]

  • 1927

    1927  During lockdown 1927 invited the general public to create images for a collective animation, Susannah, Rosemary and their brother Robert all spent an evening on the brief for the animation They are Wild: [...]

  • Linton Children’s Book Festival

    Linton Children's Book Festival Before the pandemic started we were invited to run some creative workshops for the Linton Children's Book Festival. We had all sorts of dragon based activities planned. Sadly it had [...]

  • Rowan Charity Art Exhibition

    Rowan, an arts centre in Chesterton for adults with learning disabilities, host an annual Charity Art Exhibition to raise funds for their centre. The exhibition is created from artworks made by YOU! This lovely initiative [...]

  • Linton Scarecrow Festival

    Every year the village of Linton create an array of scarecrows that dot the village, in 2019 we were invited to join in! The theme was children's books, so combining it with the Cambridge [...]

  • Kirstie’s Handmade Christmas

    Kirstie's Handmade Christmas - Gingerbread Challenge Those of you who have visited the studio around Christmas will know that every year Susannah and her friend Katie make an epic gingerbread construction. One year Susannah's [...]

  • Scrubs

    Scrubs In 2020 we joined Make Cambridge to help the Scrubs for Cambridgeshire effort. Addenbrookes, Papworth and many health centres were short of scrubs and locals were doing what they could to fill in the [...]

  • Cambridge County Council

    Creative at Home Activity Pack When the pandemic hit, Cambridge County Council invited us to collaborate on their 'Creative at Home' Activity Pack to be distributed via the food bank. We provided some collage [...]

  • Fitzwilliam Museum Commission

    Creative process in response to a museum commission Based on objects from museum collections we were invited to design and print sleeves for Museum in a Box subscription boxes for the Fitzwilliam Museum, [...]