Our Innovations Lab is located at Bwala Hill, Masaka City
The Innovation Lab comprises of; [1) CNC machining Space 2) Fiber Optics Training Space and Gardens 3) Embroidery Digitizing space 4) Machined Art Crafts space 5) Women in Crafts training space 6) Training Space & Gardens ]
The Women in Crafts Project.
Supported and initiated by Technology Support Centre as a Charity initiative, the Women in Crafts Project is a nonprofit civil network established in 2018. It aims at ensuring the development of a mixture of machined and traditional arts in Masaka, spreading crafts and art awareness, contributing to its promotion, supporting education and production within this domain and gathering the practicing women academicians, artists, students and other interested people in traditional arts under one roof.
Awards (Starting 2022).
The Annual Women in Crafts Award will be launched in 2022, it is the first award that will be presented in the field of traditional art and crafts. The Annual award will be given to a craftswoman who devoted her skills and time to the production of quality artcrafts and skilling fellow crafts women.
While the project seeks to empower craftswomen with business and crafts skills for enhanced and improved quality products. The project also devotes its activities for a vigorous, sound, and efficient promotion of traditional and machined arts including but not limited to calligraphy, illustration, binding , marbled paper, tiles and ceramics , paper, pencilwork , etc.
We intend to keep skilling women in crafts and also to conduct several inventory projects, competitions, seminars, workshops, exhibitions, and documentaries while at the sametime safeguarding our intangible cultural heritage which enable our association/network to reach to hundreds of related audience.
Traditional Arts, supported with a little bit of computerised machining, themed Seminars Seminars with prominent speakers plus training workshops will be conducted to skill our women members, to help them produce more competitive products to enhance their incomes.
We welcome women volunteers, and anybody seeking to be part of this wonderful network, the transfer of your skills and support to participating women will help uplight their daily incomes.
For more information, kindly drop us an e-mail at the following address