Makers and Workshops 2014

We can now confirm this years line up of Makers and Workshops for 2014

These include:

  • 57 North Hacklab
  • Lock Picking and Home Security
  • Underwater Robots
  • Silver ring making workshop run by Scarlett Erskine and Leanne Evans
  • Philip Thompson
  • Gabi Reith and Small Stories
  • James Littlejohn with his Swim Train Timer
  • The Happy Accident Collective will be hosting an informal screen printing workshop
  • Grampian Guild of Weavers, Spinners and Dyers
  • Monsters of Aberdeen
  • Straw Making and history of Corn Dollies
  • George Connell with SQUARESNSQUARES
  • Make Aberdeen
  • Becycle

Call for Makers 2014

CALL FOR MAKERS

Join us at Aberdeen Hack n Make– Sunday 11 May, 2014- Elphinstone Hall, University of Aberdeen Aberdeen Hack n Make will take place at Elphinstone Hall, University of Aberdeen — a Hack n Make is an opportunity for makers to interact with each other, to share ideas, and to show examples of their work, projects, crafts, inventions, products and hacks in a vibrant fair-style event. We encourage you to join the fun and enter a project to exhibit.. We’re looking for people who love to make things – whatever and whoever that might be – to get involved in the Aberdeen Hack n Make this spring. If you like to tinker, invent or build this is a chance for you to show off your work and meet other makers. CLICK HERE TO SUBMIT AN ENTRY TO ABERDEEN HACK N MAKE Even if your project isn’t complete, that’s fine- tell us what you plan on doing! Open Call closes 2nd of March.

Entries

The first step to participating in Hack n Make is to submit an entry that tells us about yourself and your project. Entries can be submitted from individuals as well as from groups, such as hobbyist clubs and schools. Please provide a short description of what you make and what you would like to bring to Aberdeen Hack n Make, including links to photographs and/or videos of your project. We particularly encourage exhibits that are interactive and that highlight the process of making things. Here are examples of some of the kinds of things we would like to see at Aberdeen Hack n Make:

  • Robotics
  • Electronics
  • Music Performance and Participation
  • 3D Printers and CNC Mills
  • Bicycles
  • Kites
  • Puppets
  • Textile Arts and Crafts
  • Home Energy Monitoring
  • Rockets and RC Toys
  • Sustainability
  • Green Tech
  • Radios, Vintage Computers and Game Systems
  • Electric Vehicles
  • Biology/Biotech and Chemistry Projects
  • Food and Beverage Makers
  • Unusual Tools or Machines
  • Student Projects

If you want to get involved have a think of what you could bring along and please fill in the form here.

Here are some photo’s from last years event

Makers

Although the call for Makers is still open to till the 14th of April, we have already confirmed some of the early applicants as well as a couple of workshops and performers

These include:

  • Aberduino with their interactive video wall and switch wall
  • Tam Treanor and his ‘Reactive Floor’
  • Underwater Robots
  • Silver ring making workshop run by Scarlett Erskine and Leanne Evans
  • Connected clothing from Joanne Hodge
  • Music from Daemons
  • James Littlejohn with his Swim Train Timer
  • The Happy Accident Collective will be hosting an informal screen printing workshop
  • DNA to protein. Can you go with the flow from the University of Aberdeen
  • Monsters of Aberdeen
  • The Pitscurry Project
  • George Connell with SQUARESNSQUARES

We will be announcing more soon….

Call for Makers

CALL FOR MAKERS

Join us at Aberdeen Hack n Make– Sunday 12 May, 2013 – Elphinstone Hall, University of Aberdeen

Aberdeen Hack n Make will take place at Elphinstone Hall, University of Aberdeen — a Hack n Make is an opportunity for makers to interact with each other, to share ideas, and to show examples of their work, projects, crafts, inventions, products and hacks in a vibrant fair-style event. We encourage you to join the fun and enter a project to exhibit..

We’re looking for people who love to make things – whatever and whoever that might be – to get involved in the Aberdeen Hack n Make this spring. If you like to tinker, invent or build this is a chance for you to show off your work and meet other makers.

CLICK HERE TO SUBMIT AN ENTRY TO ABERDEEN HACK N MAKE
Even if your project isn’t complete, that’s fine- tell us what you plan on doing! Open Call closes 14th of April.

Entries

The first step to participating in Hack n Make is to submit an entry that tells us about yourself and your project. Entries can be submitted from individuals as well as from groups, such as hobbyist clubs and schools. Please provide a short description of what you make and what you would like to bring to Aberdeen Hack n Make, including links to photographs and/or videos of your project. We particularly encourage exhibits that are interactive and that highlight the process of making things.

Here are examples of some of the kinds of things we would like to see at Aberdeen Hack n Make:

  • Robotics
  • Electronics
  • Music Performance and Participation
  • 3D Printers and CNC Mills
  • Bicycles
  • Kites
  • Puppets
  • Textile Arts and Crafts
  • Home Energy Monitoring
  • Rockets and RC Toys
  • Sustainability
  • Green Tech
  • Radios, Vintage Computers and Game Systems
  • Electric Vehicles
  • Biology/Biotech and Chemistry Projects
  • Food and Beverage Makers
  • Unusual Tools or Machines
  • Student Projects

If you want to get involved have a think of what you could bring along and please fill in the form here.

Hack n Make

Hack n Make is a showcase for all kinds of incredible projects. At Hack n Make, you’ll find arts and crafts, science and engineering, music, fire and water.
Hack n Make  is a show-and-tell event for people of all ages that aims to inspire everyone to become a ‘Maker’.