Do we have some Makers for You!!

Makers Central have been working hard gathering Makers from all over the world to come to this show. We have makers coming from the USA, Hungry, Germany, Italy, Australia, Portugal, China and of course the UK. Some of these makers will be performing live just for you!  Check out the list below for the full line up.

But keep checking back as more makers get added every day!!

NZ Woodturning NZ Woodturning

NZ Woodturning

Nick is the host and CEO of Makers Central, his love for making led him to want to put on a show like no one has seen before. As an artist and woodturner he just loves to create unique things. He mainly creates items out of wood but recently started using resin in his projects. Nick finds woodturning extremely therapeutic and creating something out of nothing is very satisfying. He has no idea how most of his creations are going to turn out and that's what he loves about turning. Check out Nicks channel for some funky cool projects.

Jimmy Diresta Jimmy Diresta

Jimmy Diresta

Jimmy makes stuff for a living. He has over 1million subscribers to his channel. Jimmy has been using tools for over 40 years and has developed his comfort level with tools through years of experience. Jimmy does a mixture of Vlogging and Making on his channel, check him out, they call him Mr New York!

Izzy Swan Izzy Swan

Izzy Swan

Izzy Is a maker, inventor, woodworker, furniture designer, and lover of hand drills. He has been making stuff for most of his life and I loves to share what he creates. Izzy produces 2-3 videos every week covering shop tips and tricks, money-saving hacks, inventions, and woodworking projects. Check out his channel for some really cool ideas.

Peter Brown Peter Brown

Peter Brown

Peter refers to himself as Just a geek with a full set of power tools! When Peter started out, he was mass producing pens, bowls boxes and bottle stoppers to sell for a profit. This reviue helped build his shop but also stole away his joy for making. Now Peter just likes to make things for fun and creates lots of crazy fun things on his channel. One of Peters most recent projects was a ‘DIP IT’ it project using crayons and paperclip boards. Go check out Peters channel , it’s very cool place!

I like to make stuff I like to make stuff

I like to make stuff

Whether it's music, websites, software, furniture, vintage scooters or motorcycles - you name it. He is the father of four, husband of one and loves his life completely! He recently left the software industry to make stuff for a living and started I Like To Make Stuff. Bob is such a lovely chap, check out his channel for cool stuff.

Carl Jacobson Carl Jacobson

Carl Jacobson

Carl the Woodturning legend as he known to many provides woodturning plans, projects and ideas for beginners to advanced. Taking you through the entire process of preparing wood to be mounted to the lathe, sanding and finishing of the final project. Also a few ideas for finding wood for new projects. Come and check his channel out, you won't be disappointed.

Heath Knuckles Heath Knuckles

Heath Knuckles

Heath is a wood-turner and resin artist, he loves working with resin and creating YouTube content for his viewers and his work is just amazing. Heath is based across the pond and can’t wait to meet everyone at Makers Central. Heath also love to surf in his spare time! Check out his channel here.

Charlie the Maker Charlie the Maker

Charlie the Maker

At just 12 years of age Charlie is the youngest of our makers who will be at the event. After watching his dad (Nick from NZ Woodturning) at work in his shed, Charlie became interested in woodturning leading him to launch his own YouTube channel. Check out Charlies channel and go on give him a sub!

Mike Waldt Mike Waldt

Mike Waldt

Mike started woodturning in 2011 and was one of the first turners in the UK to fully embrace YouTube as a way of helping others to learn this craft. Mike is renowned as the Goblet Master! Also his famous turning demo at UKIWS. Mike a loveable guy, so why not check out his channel.

Jimson's Stuff Jimson's Stuff

Jimson's Stuff

Jim lives on the edge of the New Forest in Hampshire in the UK. He makes and creates things, mainly out of wood. He does a lot of Woodturning but also does wood carving, cold casting, knife making and leatherwork. Jim is also known for his Milliput art, you have to check out this channel. You won’t be disappointed.

Ijessup Ijessup


Jessie is the sister of Ben Uyeda from Homemade Modern. Jessie also has her own channel , IJESSUP and she creates some really funky looking things on her channel. Go check out Jessie’s channel to see some of the things she makes.

Homemade Modern Homemade Modern

Homemade Modern

HomeMade Modern’s goal is to introduce ideas that aren't just about acquiring objects but about managing resources in a way that's useful and accommodates changing lifestyles. By providing easy-to-follow DIY recipes for creating modern home goods, they show that sturdy furnishings made from real materials like solid wood, concrete and steel can cost less than cheap, store-bought plastic and particle board furniture. Homemade modern is set up and run by Ben Uyeda, come and check out his channel.

Giaco Whatever Giaco Whatever

Giaco Whatever

Giaco is from Italy and considers himself a film and things maker. He combines his passion for film making and things making in one easy to consume YouTube channel with the main intent to entertain and inspire people. Giacomo makes some really amazing videos, we love this channel.

Yuval Lahav Yuval Lahav

Yuval Lahav

Yuval posts mainly woodturning videos on his YouTube channel but expect the unexpected, since he’s been known to dabble in Metal and Fabrics and many other forms of crafting, as needs arises. Everything he does, by definition, is on a hobby level, as his principal mode of learning is YouTube and my own experience. Yuval is a really great guy and we would recommend you check him out.

JP Woodwork JP Woodwork

JP Woodwork

Jamie is the scroll saw master, he loves any kind of woodworking and just loves the maker community. Jamie is a co-host for the Makers International Podcast which air’s every Sunday on YouTube around 21:30. We recommend checking out Jamie’s channel.

The Blind WoodTurner The Blind WoodTurner

The Blind WoodTurner

Chris Fisher is the Blind Woodturner and he lost his sight in 2008 over a period of four weeks and is now completely blind. Losing his sight was a massive disability to come to terms with. Despite this he took up wood turning and refused to give up. Through interests such as woodturning he is able to constantly challenge himself and exceed the expectations of what people perceive disabled people are able to do. Chris will be doing a live DEMO for everyone at the show so don’t miss this spectacular performance from Chris. Check out his channel here.

Woodyoubelieveit Woodyoubelieveit


Leon has been working with wood for over 30 years and served his apprenticeship as a bench joiner. He makes bespoke furniture including coffee tables, candle holders, tea light holders. He also loves to turn items including bowls, Christmas decorations etc . He selects every piece of timber himself for each project. Whether it’s a large piece, or a small turned piece he takes pride in every item. Check out his channel here.

Turning Works Turning Works

Turning Works

David from Turning Works makes a variety of products out of wood mostly using his Record Power CL4 lathe. His work includes making bowls, vases and pendants. Dave is a lovable character and just loves to make. Check out his channel for more info.

Highland Boxes Highland Boxes

Highland Boxes

Pam works with wood, making mostly bandsaw boxes. She set up her channel and blog to share her box designs, ideas, mistakes and her achievements while doing her hobby. She posts an update at least once a week as she is in her workshop most days. Pam is a lovely lady, please pop over and check out her channel.

Laura Kampf Laura Kampf

Laura Kampf

Laura Kampf is a self-employed Artist/Designer/Maker and Content Creator. She is deeply passionate about her Workshop, developing her Skillset and Making Stuff. I am fascinated by the development of an idea to a finished object, to capture my love for the process i started making videos about it. Laura has some reaslly cool stuff on her channel, we urge you to check her out.

April Wilkerson April Wilkerson

April Wilkerson

April makes stuff that she wants/needs instead of buying it or hiring it out. It’s her goal to be able to look around her home and it be hard to find something she didn’t do with her own two hands. We love Aprils channel, Check it out.

Average Joe's Joinery Average Joe's Joinery

Average Joe's Joinery

Joe has been woodworking for around 4-5 years now. He started woodworking because he always found himself wanting something that didn't exist, so he made it himself. Ever since his first project - a computer desk – he’s had the woodworking bug and has never looked back. So come on all you average Joes and check out his channel.

Chris Cute Chris Cute

Chris Cute

Chris started woodworking as a kid and since retiring from broadcasting he now focuses on woodwork for fun, relaxation and whatever his wife says needs to be done. Chris is also a co-host of Makers International Podcast which air’s live every Sunday with a new Maker. Check out Chris Cutes channel here for more info on Chris and the Podcast.

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Chad is a co-owner of and he’s been in the industry since 1992. He is also an ACE, Associate Certified Entomologist and has been teaching people how to do Pest Control for 24 years. He loves sharing what he learns with everyone. He loves taking things that appear difficult and making them simple. He loves figuring things out and sharing what he has learned. More than anything he loves being creative, mostly because he finds that the most challenging. Check out Chads channel here

Templeboy Turnings Templeboy Turnings

Templeboy Turnings

Steve Twydell is from County Sligo in Ireland and has been woodworking 3 years now. Steve set up his channel as a place where he could share his passion and creativity. Steve is also the founder of the charity Makers Make It Matter where makers can work together using their amazing creative minds and skills to help others. Checkout Steve’s channel for more info

Matt Cremona Matt Cremona

Matt Cremona

Matt turns trees into fine furniture. He harvests the materials himself – dead standing timber in forests, trees removed from yards and felled trees during storms. He is fascinated by all aspects of woodworking and tries to share that with others. Click on his link to check him out

Martin Saban-Smith Martin Saban-Smith

Martin Saban-Smith

Martin is woodturner and has a passion for teaching others how to woodturn. He recently set the Blackdog Workshop which is designed to help people suffering from depression and PTSD. Colouring wood is a passion for Martin, and many of his pieces have colour applied to them, as well as other embellishments. Check out his channel here.

Make it with Dad Make it with Dad

Make it with Dad

Make it with Dads goal is to create something new each week and involve his 4 children in the planning and creation as a way to inspire creativity in his children. They work with electronics, wood, metal, anything they can dream up. Make it with dad is a cool channel, go check it out!

BrainFizz (Richard Morley) BrainFizz (Richard Morley)

BrainFizz (Richard Morley)

Richard is a keen maker and loves to make anything . He loves showing techniques that are not just cost effective but also fun , interesting and achievable. Richard is a co-host of makers International Podcast, which airs every Sunday at 21:30 on YouTube. Check out his channel here.



Karol Kolanowski is a DIYer in the UK. Karol makes things out of wood, plastic, metal and other materials available that are cheap or free! Karol is a lovely guy and he just love to make. Check out his channel here.

TQ Blanks (Mark Lewin) TQ Blanks (Mark Lewin)

TQ Blanks (Mark Lewin)

Mark has a love for making Pen blanks and Pens. His pens are so unique its more than likely you will never find a pen like it anywhere in the world. Mark isn’t on YouTube just yet but you can check out his Facebook page here.

Sawblade Projects Sawblade Projects

Sawblade Projects

Frank comes from Slovenia and can’t wait to get to makers central next may. Franks is a great guy and has a deep routed passion for woodworking and making anything really. Check out his channel here.

The Woodking The Woodking

The Woodking

Pauls passion for woodturning started in 2016, after being introduced to a local woodturning club by his brother in law. His first project was a wooden rolling pin, after that he was hooked and the rest is history. Paul bought a lathe and started to wood turn. In time his confidence and knowledge grew and so did the amount of bowls, pens and bottle stoppers in his home. He knew he had to start selling and so the TheWoodKing was born. Check out Pauls website here.

The Poultry People The Poultry People

The Poultry People

Bongo is a bit of a mad man. He spends his time woodworking , metal working and resin casting. He loves transforming old furniture into cool, jazzy looking furniture. Bongo is a big animal lover, and they can feature on his YouTube channel fairly often helping out around the workshop....or just fighting with each other. Check out Bongos channel for some really funky cool looking projects.

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Onur Caglar is a former soldier but now just loves to make stuff, He’s a self-taught maker and is mainly into his knife and blade making . Onur makes some really cool knifes & blades, go check out his channel for some great making videos.

Badger Workshop Badger Workshop

Badger Workshop

Matt from Badger Workshop loves making things from all sorts of materials. His YouTube channel can teach you how to make things from wood, leather and metal. He also shows DIY tips & ideas. Click on the link to see his videos.

Susan Gardener Susan Gardener

Susan Gardener

Susan makes stuff, she makes Music, Guitars, tools, anything that takes her fancy really. She has a soft spot for classic synthesisers and drum machines. DIY with a strong element of music, maths and science. Check out her channel here.

Richard Martin WoodSeats Richard Martin WoodSeats

Richard Martin WoodSeats

Richard makes things mainly out of salvaged and upcycled stuff, it's not his actual job but he just loves to make. You can check his channel here.

BillSin Workshop BillSin Workshop

BillSin Workshop

Bills a maker, photographer and filmmaker based in Munich. He loves to work with reclaimed materials, such as wood or metal and other old stuff, like old film cameras. He also makes stuff with new lumber or steel. Follow his journey learning to work with different materials. Check out his channel here.

Meighan workshop Meighan workshop

Meighan workshop

Shaun loves filmmaking and woodworking and his channel reflects this. Check out Shaun’s channel for some cool projects.

Theshadesworkshop Theshadesworkshop


The Shades Workshop is from Ireland, Brendan makes things from recycled and cycled stuff and loves all DIY projects. Check out his Facebook page here.

Matt Estlea Matt Estlea

Matt Estlea

Matt is a furniture maker based in the UK. He also works at Axminster Tools & Machinery part time. He uses a blend of power and hand tools in his work and loves to share his experience with everyone. This could be in the form of long projects, techniques, tricks and product reviews to help extract your best woodworking potential. Check out his channel.

Mitch Peacock Mitch Peacock

Mitch Peacock

Mitch is a Maker & Creator. He mixes many materials in his creations and these videos are now branded with the Cre8 logo, so that pure woodies can avoid them ;-) Come and check out his channel here.

Stuffimade Stuffimade


The 'Stuff I Made' YouTube channel has been going for one and half years now. His motivation comes form learning and experimenting with new methods an materials, everything from wood, aluminium, foam, plastics to epoxy etc. Solving problems and finding innovative solutions for projects and workshops organisation. This is not Geoff’s full time gig, and so as a hobbyist maker he works out of a two car garage with whatever spare time he can afford.

SE Woodwork SE Woodwork

SE Woodwork

Sean is a 17 year old woodworker from the UK and just loves to make. The pieces Sean makes are just amazing and he loves to entertain and inspire more people to get into making. Please pop on over and checkout his channel, you wont be disappointed.

Make Something Make Something

Make Something

Woodworking projects for the beginner and advanced woodworker. David shows that making and building is fun and rewarding for all skill levels. He focuses on design and originality and shows you that anyone can be a creative woodworker.

Get Hands Dirty Get Hands Dirty

Get Hands Dirty

Cristianas channel is all about inspiring you to build stuff with your own hands! Cristiana makes pretty much everything and loves developing her work on lots of different medias and processes. Check out her channel here!

EvanAndKatelyn EvanAndKatelyn


Evan & Katelyn are a husband and wife team from Texas. They love DIY,and as they put it themselves, they are Amateur makers and Expert high fivers. Check out Evan & Katelyn's channel here.

Atelier Cabinet Makers Atelier Cabinet Makers

Atelier Cabinet Makers

Jamie & Rhiannon are a young couple that specialise in designing and building bespoke handmade kitchens and furniture. Everything they make is hand crafted from rustic farm building, which sits within the peaceful Somerset and Dorset border. On their channel they hope to inspire people with different design ideas and projects to help you improve your home and get creative. Check out their YouTube Channel here

John Clothier John Clothier

John Clothier

John is a woodworker and woodturner. He has a passion for making things and loves entertaining people of his YouTube channel. Come and check him out.

Moonshine Metal Works Moonshine Metal Works

Moonshine Metal Works

Steve is a Blacksmith based in the old south west of England. Steve learnt the arts of blacksmithing many years ago and is now setting up his own forge. Come and check out his Facebook page, you will be amazed.

Bryn Phipps Bryn Phipps

Bryn Phipps

Bryn is coming to join us all from Finland and he makes all sorts of handcrafted items. come and see Bryan at the show and don't forget to check out his Instagram page.

D.C Woodworking D.C Woodworking

D.C Woodworking

Dave has just started out on YouTube and cant wait to get making and sharing his passion with everyone. Please head on over to his channel for videos coming soon

Peter Woodbine Peter Woodbine

Peter Woodbine

Peter does Woodturning, woodworking, pewter casting, & cabinet making. Check him out here

Paige Peocock Paige Peocock

Paige Peocock

Paige is is a 12 year old maker form the UK. please check out some of her creations here

WH Creations WH Creations

WH Creations

Will has been woodworking since he was 16. His brother had all the DeWalt tools, and he used them. He spent 6 months in Australia where he lived with his brother in a remote part of Queensland. Will wants to share his knowledge and skills with other people so please go check out his channel for more info on Will.

JMakes JMakes


Jay is an 18 year old maker from Manchester, England. Jay loves making stuff and cant wait to meet everyone at Makers Central. Come and check out Jays channel

Sam Fowler Sam Fowler

Sam Fowler

Sam creates content mainly based around horseshoeing and business advice for small companies. He also makes projects from metal working and wood working, to restorations and stupidity!! He also has plans to get his kids involved as much as possible, to encourage others to get there kids into making!

Asgard Woodturning Asgard Woodturning

Asgard Woodturning

Keith is a Wood Turner and maker - check out his channel below

Gary Lowe Gary Lowe

Gary Lowe

Gary is a professional woodturner and his interest in Wood turning stemmed from a glance at a magazine whilst having a coffee break at work while he was serving in the RAF, he decided to give it go and hasn't looked back since. Check out Garys channel below.

Andre Bandarra Andre Bandarra

Andre Bandarra

Andre makes all sorts of things and loves Flying, engineering, design, making stuff, videography, photography...go and check out out his channel to find out more.

Peter Millard Peter Millard

Peter Millard

Peter is a carpenter and cabinetmaker in London, UK. His YouTube channel is a year-long experiment - a video a week (more or less) for a year so far. Peter shows how-to guides, quick tips and occasional tool reviews. Check out his channel here

Beeley Wood Beeley Wood

Beeley Wood

Beeley has recently started out on Youtube so go check him out and show your support.

Gosforth Handyman Gosforth Handyman

Gosforth Handyman

Andy Mac runs a boutique joinery business in Newcastle, UK. His Gosforth Handyman channel is all about providing some light entertainment for makers of all shapes and sizes. Andy will be joined by Glen Beestone from the Newcastle Makerspace.

Maker Mike Maker Mike

Maker Mike

Maker Mike has a relatively new channel. check out some of his videos below.

Wayne Clasper Wayne Clasper

Wayne Clasper

Wayne has been woodturning for year and has just started out on YouTube as he wants to share his knowledge with others. Go check him out.

Tinkerneering Tinkerneering


Tinkerers think they have a little bit of skill on lots of subjects, Engineers take their knowledge and apply it to make things. Tinkerneering is the same, applying little bits of skill and knowledge to create things on lots of different subjects.

Ox In The Shop Ox In The Shop

Ox In The Shop

This is Drew and he has always been a maker. Woodworking is what he does best and he mostly does Woodturning. However he will make anything that comes to mind. Check out his channel below

Alexandra Climent Alexandra Climent

Alexandra Climent

Alexandra Climent was first exposed to the beauty of certain species of exotic wood while in the jungles of Central and South America. It was born out of her fervent belief that showcasing such magnificent species of wood is contingent solely upon responsible and sustainable sourcing. Alexandra will be flying in from New York to be at Makers Central. Don't miss this Maker!

Bobby Duke Bobby Duke

Bobby Duke

Bobby is from Texas and a very talented artist and maker. Bobby makes some really crazy cool things on his YouTube channel so we urge you to go and check him out. Bobby will be at Makers Central for the whole weekend so come and say hi.

Prickly Sauce Prickly Sauce

Prickly Sauce

Designer Maker and sometimes inventor! Creating cool projects and uploading videos every few weeks on his Youtube channel. Go check him out.

Lee Stoffer Lee Stoffer

Lee Stoffer

Lee is a green woodworker specialising in spoon carving but making a range of products from freshly harvested British hardwood. Lee will be demoing his carving skills at Makers Central on stage and at his own stand throughout the weekend. Come and check this guy out!

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