We have the MEANS is our new initiative to let people lead and make culture where they live.

Join our free creative sessions at our new Project Space at Heritage Centre Macclesfield. Together we will make live events, artworks and experiences for our town.

Supported using public funding by the National Lottery through Arts Council England

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Become a member of IDST!

Art and Tech Makers Sessions

Thursdays 7pm | Saturdays 11am

at the new IDST! Creative Hub in the

Old Sunday School Heritage Centre

Become a Member here

Places are limited so book early

We are


*”Ingenious Determined Small Town” Artists and Makers.

* IDST! are a group of makers, artists, techies and experimenters working together to make community artworks.

* Creating art, performances, games and events that are playful, purposeful and people powered and celebrate community strength.

* Collaborating with others, training and running experiments, workshops and projects so people can learn and get involved and communities can own their ideas.

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Recent Works (PDF)

In the Works

We create community-led artworks, performances, games and events – working with many different people across many disciplines and experiences. Come and see or get involved…