Monthly Archives: July 2013


Makers List 5

We have published our list of makers for this year’s faire. We have all sorts this year. 3D Printers, Dancing Shoes, brewers, hackers, robots, lasers, inventors, storytellers, music makers, artists, crafts  . . . . . . It’s a big list this year. We will be introducing some of them in more details with our Meet The Maker […]


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We have created a number of twitter lists for this year’s faire. Makers : All of this year’s makers. Supporters : The groups and organisations that make the faire happen. Sponsors : The companies that provide financial and in kind sponsorship for the faire.  Partners : Our partner in crime for making Dublin experience science again.  Organisers : The people that make the faire happen. Our event Hashtag is […]


Meet the Maker: T-shock 1

T-shock (not to be confused with An Taoiseach) creates humorous, subversive designs with an Irish flavour. Some of these are just for fun and some appear on a range of products. T-shock produces Irish t-shirts, badges, posters and other stuff all of which are designed and printed in Ireland. T-shock also provide a custom badge […]


Meet The Maker: Frankensteiny Shoes 2

Do you ever want to let your shoes do the walking ? Angie Duignan has created an interactive, automated pair of shoes. Using Arduino, servo motors and a photo sensor the interactive automated shoes are instilled with a sense of identity/personality through the use of movement. The shoes comes to life only through interaction from the public. On […]


Meet the Maker: Layerlabz 1

Layerlabz  are an exciting new Irish Maker that offers 3D Printing services  as well as affordable 3D Printing Building workshops. Only starting this year Layerlabz has already helps lots of people build their own 3D printers. Check of the video below from their latest workshop.


Fourth of July preview of Dublin Mini Maker Faire 4

We will be holding a mini preview of what this year’s Maker Faire will have to offer at the U.S. Embassy Dublin‘s Independence Day Celebration. The fun packed event takes place in the Phoenix Park on the 4th of July. With the help of TOG and Make Shop  we will have lots of hands on workshops […]

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