Treasures of the Sea Cranky Contraptions
Treasures of the Sea
Make your own ‘under the sea’ automaton*. In this maker-led workshop you will be guided through the process of making a crank machine, and then use your imagination to bring your machine to life.
The workshop will be led by Andy Miller, who is a trained theatre designer and practitioner and currently our Workshop Technician at the Museum of Making. He has over 40 years of industry experience and will guide participants through the processes of constructing these fun and ingenious machines.
Venue: Museum of Making at Derby Silk Mill
Time: Two workshop times available: 10:15-11:45am or 1 – 2.30pm
Booking essential: book here
Suitable for adults and children aged 7+. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
*An automaton is a moving mechanical device that can utilise different methods of movement.