13 Jan 2021
Dublin Maker Podcast with Mark Pickering

The Dublin Maker Podcast S2E3: Jellyfish, punk microscopy & Making with Mark Pickering (Jellylab UCD)

In this episode we talk to Mark Pickering from Jellylab (UCD). Co-hosts are Tomas Ward and Vicky Twomey-Lee. Mark is no stranger to Dublin Maker festival and also was one of our Maker-a-Day during Science Week 2020.  We will be talking about how anyone can be a researcher at home and behind the scenes on how … Continue reading →The Dublin Maker Podcast S2E3: Jellyfish, punk microscopy & Making with Mark Pickering (Jellylab UCD)
16 Dec 2020

Dublin Maker partners in Erasmus+ Programme – ASSESSMAKE21

📢 We are delighted to announce that Dublin Maker (and DCU) is a partner on an Erasmus+ Programme called ASSESSMAKE21 (thanks to Mairéad Hurley from Science Gallery Dublin for connecting us to Learnovate who is the main drive of the project). Maker Advocate, Vicky Twomey-Lee will be point of contact on behalf of Dublin Maker. … Continue reading →Dublin Maker partners in Erasmus+ Programme – ASSESSMAKE21
15 Dec 2020

Winners of the Christmas Decoration Competition

Dublin Maker, Benchspace Cork and TOG Hackerspace would like to thank everyone who supported and took part in our joint Christmas Decoration Competition. A big thanks to the judges besides myself: Meg “Without a Stitch” David Scannell It was quite a difficult decision, we’ve had over 104 amazing festive entries and after careful consideration by … Continue reading →Winners of the Christmas Decoration Competition
02 Dec 2020
Dublin Maker Podcast S2E2: Music and Making

The Dublin Maker Podcast S2E2: Music and Maker with Joe Timoney

Joe is back with us and Tomas is our host for this episode on Music and Making. Last time Joe talked about synth music, and if you missed that episode, you can check it out here. In this episode, he will be talking about guitars, foot pedals and Making. Joe Timoney is a lecturer at NUIM, … Continue reading →The Dublin Maker Podcast S2E2: Music and Maker with Joe Timoney
26 Nov 2020
Podcast: Old Ireland in Colour with John Breslin

The Dublin Maker Podcast S2E1: Old Ireland in Colour with John Breslin

In this episode, Tomas Ward talks to John Breslin about his Old Ireland in Colour project. John is an Irish engineer and full professor at the National University of Ireland Galway, he even has his own wikipedia page! @JohnBreslin on Twitter @IrelandInColour on Twitter Where to find Dublin Maker: dublinmaker.ie @DublinMaker (Twitter, Instagram & Facebook) Dublin Maker is funded by Science Foundation … Continue reading →The Dublin Maker Podcast S2E1: Old Ireland in Colour with John Breslin
14 Nov 2020
Christmas Decoration Competition

Christmas Decoration Competition

🎄 We want to celebrate making this Christmas so we bring you theChristmas Making Decoration Competition. We want to see all your homemade decorations this year. It’s free, anyone of all ages can have fun making these decorations, hang them up, display them and be proud that you made it either yourself and even better, … Continue reading →Christmas Decoration Competition
29 Oct 2020
Maker-a-Day Sat with Megan Scott, Chester Beatty and MadeByCliff

Maker-a-Day: Friday with Megan Scott/Chester Beatty Library and MadeByCliff

On our final Maker-a-Day, we are joined by Megan Scott, an artist with Chester Beatty Library showing us how to make a “DIY Steampunk Plague Doctor Mask”, and James Clifford from MadeByCliff who will be showing us how to make our own “Ergonomic folding laptop stand”. 🎤 Be sure to add your questions to our … Continue reading →Maker-a-Day: Friday with Megan Scott/Chester Beatty Library and MadeByCliff
29 Oct 2020
Maker-a-Day Friday with Crafty Nathan's Creations

Maker-a-Day: Friday with Crafty Nathan’s Creations

TGIF! We have Nathan Wheeler from Crafty Nathan’s Creations as our Maker-a-Day during Science Week showcasing how to make a small scale diorama of a country road. 🎤 Be sure to add your questions to our live-chat on our Youtube stream. Don’t forget to hit subscribe and click that 🔔 reminding you when the live-stream … Continue reading →Maker-a-Day: Friday with Crafty Nathan’s Creations
29 Oct 2020
Maker-a-Day Thur with Fab Lab Maker Hub

Maker-a-Day: Thursday with Fab Lab Maker Hub

We have Stuart Lawn from Fab Lab Maker Hub joining our Maker-a-Day during Science Week showing you how to do basic 3D modelling in Tinkercad. 🎤 Be sure to add your questions to our live-chat on our Youtube stream. Don’t forget to hit subscribe and click that 🔔 reminding you when the live-stream goes live … Continue reading →Maker-a-Day: Thursday with Fab Lab Maker Hub
29 Oct 2020
Maker-a-Day Wed with JellyLab

Maker-a-Day: Wednesday with Jellylab (UCD)

Joining us on our third Maker-a-Day during Science Week is Mark Pickering and his team from Jellylab (University of Dublin) on How do sea creatures react to light? How to build a simple experiment to explore the world around you. 🎤 Be sure to add your questions to our live-chat on our Youtube stream. Don’t … Continue reading →Maker-a-Day: Wednesday with Jellylab (UCD)