Doggy Internet Treater My name is Brendan Brohan and I’ve recently become a Maker at the age of 56. As a youngster I was a tinkerer with a curious mind and my best Christmas presents were always things like chemistry sets and electronic kits (Denshi blocks, anyone?). Taking things apart and putting them (hopefully) back […]
Re-Inventing Handmade Lace – Fiona Harrington Ireland has a strong history of Handmade Lace. It was introduced here as a means of creating employment after the Great Famine. At the turn of the 20th century, it was the second largest industry in the country employing hundreds of women. It was bought by aristocracy and royalty, […]
Ta-dah! We can finally unveil our brand new logo for Dublin Maker. We want to thank all the makers who helped us choose our new logo. Special thanks to Andreea Wade and Brandalism for their fabulous designs. We feel our new logo really captures Dublin Maker, which is a celebration of makers and their wonderful […]
The Intel Galileo is fantastic platform that enables people to create as many applications as their imagination will allow. To push the boundaries of technology, innovation and creativity. Galileo is a Thing. In the months and years to come these Things will be scattered around our landscape. We will place them around our homes to […]
We are delighted to announce Intel Ireland as a Mega Sponsor of Dublin Maker 2014. Intel Ireland is celebrating their 25th anniversary here in Ireland. Intel will also be demonstrating their Intel Galileo boards at Dublin Maker 2014. Intel announced at the Consumer Electronics Show the Make It Wearable Challenge, a contest in which individuals, […]
Calling all Makers ! We have opened our call for this year’s Dublin Maker. The call is seeking all sorts of people, from the high tech to total abstract inventions. All the details of the call are available here. If you have any questions or suggestions of who we should get leave a comment.
Here is a recap video of what happened last year!
Maker Faire comes to Rome for the first time this year in October. We are delighted to see one of our makers from this year faire showcasing in Maker Faire European edition. Robert Fitzsimons will be showing his fun Giant Arduino Starter Kit . If any other Irish makers are showcasing do let us know.
Do you want to remeber what the faire was like ? It’s very handly when one of our makers (Donn Morrison) has created time lapse Raspberry Pi system (Timelapseberry Pi) to document the day. Check out the video below. Timelapse of the 2013 Dublin Mini Maker Faire from nnod on Vimeo.
Hello, what a day we had. The sun held out and not a drop of rain in sight. We want to keep the ideas spinning on how to make next year’s faire even better so we are looking for your feedback. We want to know what worked and what didn’t work. What did you love seeing and what are you tried […]