designermakers21 is the Home of designermakersCIO


designermakers21 is also the name of the resident makers (the membership of designermakersCIO) who, together with the trustees of designermakersCIO, form the core of the organisation.


designermakers21 manage the nitty-gritty of what we do:

  • Organising events
  • Running 21 St. Nicholas street
  • Liaising with makers & artists
  • Managing our volunteers
  • Canvassing and working with local organisations

The benefits of what we do radiate out into the community.

Find out more about designermakers21 and what’s going on here.

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designermakers21 is a creative hub which nurtures and promotes the appreciation of heritage and contemporary craft in Diss, South Norfolk and the wider region.

designermakers21 a craft centre with so much to offer:

  • 12 craft studios

  • Extensive gallery space

  • Large exhibition space

  • Large workshop space for hire

  • Showcase exhibition area

  • Ceramics workshop space

  • Screen print studio