In this workshop led by Becky Stewart, participants will learn how to build switches and pressure sensors from conductive textiles. She will introduce a few different e-textile techniques and discuss where to get materials and help for own projects.
Date: 25 January 2018
Venue: FabLab Limerick
Tickets: 5€ ; to book, go to the FabLab website. Booking is recommended to avoid disappointment.
Becky Stewart is a Lecturer in the School of Electronic Engineering and Computer Science at Queen Mary University of London. Her research looks as body-centric technologies for arts performance such as binaural audio and e-textiles interfaces. From 2011-2016 she was a co-founder of Codasign, an arts technology company that taught coding and electronics through creative projects, and also collaborated with artists and designers to create interactive objects like GPS shoes and musical bridges. More about her work can be found at theleadingzero.com.