MAKE Southwest is an acclaimed exhibition space for contemporary craft and design as well as a leading charity for craft education. They were looking for ways to support their members and designer makers to reduce their environmental impact.
As part of the ERDF Low Carbon Devon project,
Dr Emma Whittaker had been researching how to support the creative industries in Devon to reduce the environmental impact of their practice. Inspired by Creative Carbon Scotland’s models, it seemed there could be exciting potential to develop a similar scheme in the South West of England.