Makerist is a 4-in-1 destination for all crafts and handiwork enthusiasts. First of all, it functions as an online school for creative hobbies - enabling everyone and anyone to learn how to sew, knit or crochet thanks to the expert guidance provided in our HD video courses. These courses are adapted for all levels, covering both purely technical skills and the creations of specific projects from start to finish. Alongside this, Makerist is also vast marketplace for sewing, knitting and crochet patterns alike - supporting both well-established brands to further their sales, along with smaller independent brands seeking to increase visibility. The pattern designers can count on a passionate crafts community of which our 3 Facebook pages are the preferred means of expression: Knitting Café (110k fans), Sewing Café (100k fans) and Makerist (165k fans). Finally, the Showcase offers a social space for all users to share photos and descriptions of their finished projects with the rest of the community.
Our video courses are prepared in our studios with an enormous amount of care and attention, by a dedicated team who are well-versed in the art of project management and all aspects relating to filming, production and editing. Our courses are of an excellent quality, both in terms of image, sound and content: whilst our instructors, all seasoned professionals passionate about their field, explain the techniques and the various steps point by point, with unbounded patience and clarity. Once purchased, the courses remain stored in the user's Makerist profile, who can then subsequently view it as many times as they wish, and forever!
Makerist is the fusion of the words "maker" and "artist", which express not only our passion for creativity and all things handmade, but equally our commitment to the psychological and physical well-being that these activities bring to those who practice them.
Makerist is originally a German site founded in 2013, which launched on the French market at the end of 2015 and in English market in early 2016. Our offices are located in Berlin.
Am Treptower Park 28-30 I 12435 Berlin
T: +49 (0)30 208 987 243