Makervillage Announces Executive Director

Makervillage Announces Executive Director

Makervillage Inc announces the hire of Ruth Demeter as Executive Director.  She will work to grow the creative economy of Northwest Georgia by nurturing maker-minded businesses and professionals.  She will be responsible for the management and execution of the...
Makervillage wins $50K SBA Growth Accelerator grant

Makervillage wins $50K SBA Growth Accelerator grant

We are so honored to announce that Makervillage is one of 88 winners nationwide of the annual Growth Accelerator competition of the U.S. Small Business Administration. The award comes with a $50,000 cash prize. Makervillage will match the awarded funds over the next...
Live Art Creation During Block Party

Live Art Creation During Block Party

Our next installment of #UnexpectedCanvas will be created live during Friday’s block party at 516 Broad Street. The wall and sidewalk mural will be a tribute to the Monarch butterfly by artist collective, Sister Cat Studios. Artists include Claremont House owner,...
#unexpectedcanvas Public Art Initiative

#unexpectedcanvas Public Art Initiative

  In one week from idea to execution, 30 feet of plywood transformed into artistic expression at 206 Broad Street. The mural was created on the temporary plywood wall covering renovation work by new owners, Cevian Design Lab.  The oil painting by amateur artist,...