Kids learn through lego

At the moment I’m involved with Young Engineers in the Netherlands to teach kids about science, engineering, programming, and mathematics with the help of LEGO bricks and LEGO’s educational program WeDo. I looooove it. I never knew I loved working with kids so much! They make the most amazing creations and have so much creativity to […]

Project: Subscription Service for Flowers

I am very proud of my mother and aunts who have taken it upon them to modernize and update the services of their flower shop Rinus de Ruyter bloemisten. They now offer a ‘subscription service‘ where you automatically receive flowers every week / two weeks /month. I helped them to realize this project, together with Kingsquare […]

Co-working space for the European Local Makers Network

We have a 90 m2 co-working space available where you can: Become part of an enthousiastic network of makers / online sellers. Take pictures of your products in our common photostudio. Share in the discount deals that we are collecting together with the European Local Makers Network. Use the knowledge of different makers in the […]

ELMN expositie op het Amsterdam Maker Festival

Afgelopen weekend hebben we met het European Local Makers Network een expositie gehouden op het Amsterdam Maker Festival bij Makerversity. We hebben superveel geïnteresseerde bezoekers mogen verwelkomen! Voor iedereen die er niet was, of iedereen die even terug wil kijken: hierbij de makers uit onze expo: Over Hollyhock: Femke zocht leuke stoelen voor buiten, en […]

European Local Makers Network exhibtion on the Amsterdam Maker Festival

Ohhh I am really looking forward to this weekend when 20 beautiful makers and artists will join the ELMN exhibit at the Amsterdam Maker Festival. I am especially impressed with all the people who volunteered to help out! It feels like teamwork! Sarah designed the very first ever logo of the European Local Makers Network, […]

Exhibition European Local Makers Network

From August 19th to 21st, the Amsterdam Maker Festival will take place at the marineterrein in Amsterdam. European Local Makers Network will partcipate in this event with an exhibit and knowledge sharing sessions. We will have a small space full of beautiful products by local makers in our network. Because I have a desk at […]

Vondelpark Openluchttheater & Uit je Bak festival

Marten Fisher speelde afgelopen weekend op Edelwise Festival en in het Vondelpark openlucht theater in Amsterdam. Wat een mooie kans voor mij als tourmanager! Twee mooie Amsterdamse parken in één dag. Na lekker over het terrein te hannessen met alle instrumenten bij Edelwise, kon ik gewoon met het busje door het Vondelpark rijden! Stapvoets natuurlijk, […]

The YAKFA Cinema travels to Lowlands Festival

The YAKFA Cinema, the mobile cinema ANNNA and Oerknal rent out, made by Wim Aardenburg and Mike Schouten, is going places! It is going to Lowlands Festival and de Uitmarkt this year in cooperation with ARTtube. We are super proud. ARTtube will show movies about art & design in the cinema, and in the evenings […]