It was a long time ago, but I distinctly remember leaving 20 Bank Street last fall when I first introduced myself to Tony Vengrove: Founder of Makery Coworking and my soon-to-be mentor. I was excited, I was nervous, but more importantly, I was destined to figure out the coworking routine, and what it takes to operate a business in the town I've grown up in. My answer, you may ask? A lot of work. But that didn't intimidate me, nor Tony might I add. Working beside a creative li
Makery Coworking's first Pop-Up Shoppery of the year will be held on February 10th from 10am-5pm. The event will showcase local artisans from the Greater New Milford region. Some of the participating vendors you'll find at Saturday's include: Black Dog & Company Shop: https://blackdogcompany.net/ Facebook: @blackdogandcompany Instagram: @blackdogandcompany Honey Wicks CT HoneyWicksCT. com Orange Elephant Patch orangeelephantpatch.etsy.com Facebook.com/orangeelephantpatch Inst
We are excited to share the alluring work of photographer and poet, Ray Kwiatkowski. Ray's work is currently on display throughout Makery Coworking, with some of his images paired with selected prose from his written work. Ray became fascinated by the Litchfield County countryside after college when he took a job delivering newspapers. He discovered the beauty of the bucolic terrain during those early-morning hours and began taking black and white images throughout his route.
Today marks the first year anniversary of our launch! It's hard to believe a year passed us by already. Words cannot express how grateful we are for the community's support during this journey. We're lucky to have such a great group of members that cowork with us everyday. The broader community supports us by holding events and workshops in our space, and spreads the word to others that Makery Coworking is a great place to work and get inspired. Our mission is to instigate cr
We are grateful to Bob Kretchko Antiques for kindly consigning a selection of their beautiful antiques for our Makery Coworking windows. Since 1990, Bob and Loretta Kretchko have curated quality antiques and provide their customers with exceptional, personal service. They specialize in Victorian through mid-century and buy/sell antique and vintage collectibles such as advertising signs, 19th-century photography including cameras and viewers, sterling silver, clocks, bronzes,