Meet the Maker – PedalSketch

 PedalSketch was borne of the vision that anyone, no matter their age or ability, can be an artist. We decided to use the most commonplace, familiar object we could think of, a bicycle, and allow people to create art just by cycling. The brakes, speed, and steering are all measured […]

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Meet the Maker – The Wind Up Toy Chronicles

The Wind Up Toy Chronicles – Duncan Gough I came to the first Dublin Maker  a few years ago, and together with Leila Johnston with ran the StoryMaker table, putting together LED throwies and sock puppets. Our day was pretty hectic, and before we knew it everything was gone – […]


Meet the Maker – Doggy Internet Treater

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 […]

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Meet the Maker – LoveLace

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 […]


New Logo

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 […]

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Meet the Maker – Thingscape

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 […]


Meet the Sponsor – Intel

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, […]

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Call For Makers 2014 4

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 […]


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Maker Faire Rome

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 […]