STUDIO MAKECREATE was started by designer Lucy Norman and sculptor Jonathan Batten. With 30 years experience in our industries we are able to offer you bespoke 3D experiences for your events, innovative design and making solutions for artists, and a bespoke product development service to designers . We work closely with our clients to steer an idea out of the sketch book and bring it to life. If you have an idea, or you're in need of an idea, we want to hear from you!
16-28 Penarth Street, London SE15 1TX
0203 583 4110
Royal College of Art graduate Lucy Norman is a product designer with a broad interest in design, having designed for manufacture everything from furniture to sustainable lighting, points of sale and jewellery. She has designed for companies such as John Lewis, Nike, B&Q, Argos and Agent Provokateur and has exhibited extensively throughout the UK and Europe.
Central St. Martins graduate Jonathan Batten is a commercial sculptor with a passion for materials and techniques. He has worked for many years crafting a huge range of items such as hats for Lady Gaga, architectural models for Anish Kapoor, furniture for Amanda Lavete Architects, lighting for Westfield Shopping Centre and window displays for brands such as Carphone Warehouse, M&S and Cartier.
"Studio Makecreate are always a breathe of fresh air to work with. Not only do they have incredible imaginations and the ability to grasp briefs and come back with exciting/ enchanting ideas. They also have the skill set to produce most things themselves or work very closely with specialists in the field required. Their knowledge of materials and production process is incredible They can recommend solutions for any budget/ time frame." Megan Goodwin, Account Director, M&C Saatchi
"We have been working with SMC for a number years, and they have been invaluable in the development of our products for experiential marketing. They bring a wealth of technical design and making experience, work to tight deadlines, and produce premium quality projects, large and small" Allie Behr, Ragged Edge Marketing
"We asked Studio Makecreate to do the shop fitting for our new branch in Shoreditch. We were, frankly, overjoyed to have a team who were flexible, attentive to detail, professional and excellent in every respect as anyone who visits Flashback in Shoreditch will attest. They went well beyond the call of duty, often working til after midnight to make sure the job was finished within schedule, and all of this for an extremely reasonable price which was agreed beforehand and stuck to without any hidden extras. We would unconditionally recommend Studio Makecreate." - Mark Burgess, Director, Flashback Records
"It was great working with Studio Makecreate, they were the perfect partner for our creative process - bringing their expert craft and skill made the collaboration incredibly smooth." - Maran Coates, Studio & Project Manager, Field
"Lucy and Johnny did a brilliant job building my trailer - I'm always getting compliments about how well it's made! They made what could have been a stressful process easy, were a pleasure to work with and have produced something intrinsic to my business to a really high quality. Thanks guys!"- Julia Georgallis, Bread Companion
Registered company number: 09188741
VAT number: 194443586