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Open Call 2015

Calling all makers, hackers, crafters, hobbyists, educators and technologists the DublinMaker open call is now live! The dust has been blown off the Dublin Maker robots and they have already started computing the optimal maker village layout for the 25th of July on grounds of Trinity College, Dublin. As always […]

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Meet the Maker – Big Robot

Big Robot – James Ward I am James Ward, I am a maker from Dublin. Since the Dublin Maker seems to have a lot of robotics featured I wanted to make something inspired by this. I looked at the old tin robot toys from the 1950s and decided to create […]


Meet the Maker – Thank Potato

Thank Potato Connecting communities through growing food arts science & a vegetable. THANK POTATO features an unique contemporary potato grow show, art & science exhibition. Urban Farm‘s THANK POTATO potato collection is grown in up-cycled water cooler bottles and artificial grass off cuts, utilising waste stream materials to house and […]

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Meet the Maker – National Homebrew Club

National Homebrew Club We are the National Homebrew Club with chapters around the country. We would like to show people how simple the process of making your own beer is and get more people interested in the hobby. We will also run a ‘little me’ brewing demonstration and some brewing […]


Meet the Maker – Mobile Pillow Alarm Clock 1

Mobile Pillow Alarm Clock – Myriam Leggieri The Mobile Alarm Clock Pillow (aka Smart Pillow) is a belt that can be wrapped around a pillow (or anything else) to serve four purposes: wake you up without wrecking your head with music and noise as usual alarm clocks do wake you […]

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Meet the Maker – Adore, Adorn, Play

Adore, Adorn, Play – Niki & Cheryl Niki and Cheryl love fashion stuff that Does things. So they are at Dublin Maker to tell your grandma’s stories using smart technology. Niki is a fashion designer who exhibits internationally and develops much loved fashion collections. Cheryl is one of the most […]


What is a Hackerspace / Makerspace?

Hackerspace / Makerspace A hackerspace or makerspace are community operated workspaces where people with common interests, often in software, machining, engineering, technology, education, science, art, electronics, fabrication or craft can socialise and collaborate. These shared spaces give members a  place to be creative and work on their projects in an […]

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Meet the Maker – TOG

TOG Dublin Hackerspace TOG is a hackerspace based in the centre of Dublin, Ireland. It is a shared space where members have a place to be creative and work on their projects in an environment that is both inspiring and supportive of both new and old technologies. We will be […]


Meet the Maker – RoboSlam 1

RoboSlam – Ted Burke & Damon Berry RoboSlam is an ultra low-cost robot building workshop for beginners – a rapid introduction to building robots using “real” electronic components. Our mission is to create a recipe for an incredibly inexpensive robot (our target is €10) that’s easy to build and easy […]

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Meet the Maker – Lightbox Lab

Lightbox Lab – North East Maker Space Lightbox Lab (North East Maker Space) is a planned collaborative space for the Louth and Meath area where you can learn everything from electronics to coding and more.  Set up in 2012 we are a small group who dream big and like to get […]