Project Overview

This project is part of our creative digital learning provision called Creativity for Wellbeing in Halton, funded by Halton Youth Fund.

During this seven week project participants will develop video game designing skills, with particular focus on team-working and wellbeing while working towards creative goals. They will also learn about possible pathways into creative careers and get inspiration for other future endeavours.

The range of activities on offer includes:

  • Designing characters
  • Building levels
  • Coding a video game
  • Adding narrative to tell a story
  • Publishing your game for others to enjoy

Who can get involved?

We are looking for young people from Halton aged 10-16 who have an interest in programming, computer game design and creative careers.

There are a maximum of 10 places available for participants on this project

When does the project start?

This project is made up of 7 weekly 2 hour sessions. The sessions will be held after-school on Thursdays at 5:30pm-7:30pm:

  1. 4th November
  2. 11th November
  3. 18th November
  4. 25th November
  5. 2nd December
  6. 9th December
  7. 16th December

Where will the sessions take place?

The sessions will take place at Halton Lea Library, Runcorn, WA7 2PF

What equipment should I bring?

Mako Create will bring all of the equipment needed to participate in this session.

We will be practicing social distancing and where not medically exempt, will be requesting that facial coverings are worn by all children aged 11 and over. This is to protect your young person and our staff

How do I sign up?

December 7
17:30 — 19:30 (2h)

The Studio Widnes


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