*Please note* 

Our Creative Accelerator workshops are postponed as of 3rd July 2023, and as such we are no longer taking bookings. We aim to restart the programme later on in the year. Thank you to all who have attended and we hope to see you soon.

Learn how to use the CNC router, laser cutter, vinyl cutter and 3D printer in these free training sessions at The Making Rooms. 

Learn the basics and practice at you own pace in a relaxed learning environment. No previous experience required, all sessions will be catered for beginners with demonstrations and people at different levels sharing tips and experience to help you along.

Explore the wide range of possibilities opened up by creative making technology and see how easy it is to go on to create intricate art, personalised keepsakes, furniture, prototypes and many more.

What is the Creative Accelerator?

It's a programme to get more creative people trained in relevant technologies, creative practice skills and help them gain new sources of income.

Who can apply?

Any current or aspiring artist of creative technology 18+ who lives or works within the Lancashire area.

That's it!

How the Creative Accelerator can help you...


Take part in a wide range of workshops relevant to creative practice.

Creative Business

Advice on how to turn your creative practice into a sucessful money earner. 

Artist Talks

Hear from established artists about their experiences in the creative sector.

Have your say and let us know what you would like to see us deliver on The Creative Accelerator

1 Exchange street - Blackburn - BB1 7JN    Email: dale.cocker@makingrooms.org    Tel: 01254 460150