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Maker Meetup



Story and photography by Liz Lyons

The Knoxville Mayor’s Maker Council celebrated the holidays with a Maker Meetup at the Outpost in Happy Holler with no speaker and no agenda--just fun. In partnership with the Knoxville Entrepreneur Center, the Mayor’s Makers Council brings together a community of crafters, local artisans and small-scale manufacturers to help cultivate our region’s maker community through monthly meetups.

The mission of the Mayor’s Maker Council is to develop a shared vision for our region’s diverse maker community; raise awareness of Knoxville’s local maker movement and associated micro economies; promote local goods and services; and address government policies and regulatory issues that impact maker businesses.

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