Join an inspiring Online Learning community
Of creative Entrepeneurs and makers


Hi, I'm Emily Quinton, photographer, writer, teacher and founder of

Makelight is a growing community of over 25,000 people learning, inspiring and supporting each other to grow as creative, entrepreneurial people.

With our online courses you can learn to improve your photography, grow your Instagram, boost your online business and lots more!

In 2017 we have new courses, brand new tools, a new mentoring programme and tons of inspiration coming your way!

Read on for what's on offer today…


Our Photography for Makers Level Two course will help you to improve the images you take of the things you make and grow an appreciative audience around you and your maker story.

This course will help you to tell the story of your creative business, gain skills in image-making, improve your workflow and lots more. Better images are good for business!


Grow a beautiful brand – join our new Bloom course 

March offer: Get bloom + six months free membership

If you're doing anything online you'll at some point need to start thinking about your brand. What are you communicating? Who to? What imagery and language should you be using to get your message across?

On this brand new course you'll work on what makes your brand tick, defining your visual style and making a brand that will bloom in 2017!


Get a free visual report of the colours and themes that are most popular when you use them on Instagram

We've made a tool for you that will give you a beautiful overview of the colours and themes that you've been sharing on Instagram.


Learn something new this year


Become a Makelight member

Becoming a member of Makelight gives you access to several of our major courses, the use of our Instagram growth tools and access to an exclusive community.

Live video Q&As, monthly mini-courses, members-only content and if you sign up now you'll get our Makelight 2017 Planner.

If you're planning on growing what you're working on, team up with our supportive community and get the support around you to make it happen!