Category Archives: Craft

TOG Brewday (Sunday 26th April 10.30am)

TOG members and Capital Brewers return to TOG HQ this coming Sunday. Hearty brews are on the menu, in both brewing with guidance and instructions from the experts, and tasting craft beer made earlier! A very rough time-line of a brew day is as follows: 10:30am – 12pm: Heating water, water treatment and mashing grain […]

Epson Stylus Pro 9500 large form printer

We, at tog, like to extend the usability of items for as long as possible. (Or at least that is our excuse for all the out-of-date tech laying about.) So back in May of last year when we were offered a very large format printer, it was hard to say no. (Stay with me sewists.) […]

December Present Making Wed 3rd Dec

As the holiday season swings by, Tog will be running a present making session with help from the Dublin Favour Exchange Day: Wed 3rd Dec Time: 7-9pm Cost: free — but bring some materials if you can Where: Tog! We will be making 4 seasonal delights: Carrot Cake Apple Jam Cards Soap Please bring relevant […]

TOG at RUA RED Digital Week

TOG members and collaborators had three stands at RUA RED’s Digital Week. Paul ran a Learn To Solder workshop, where participants created their own “I Can Solder” LED badge… … TrĂ­ona and Becky ran the TwitterKnitter and yarnbombed the venue with knitted tweets… … and Niki showcased her electronics/felt collaboration with Cheryl, including the Neckpiece […]

Workshop: Moar LilyPad (Sensors and Actuators edition)

This is the second part of the LilyPad workshops. This one focuses on mastering more involed actuators, and learning to get data from the many sensor components. Basically, you’ll be able to get your project to respond to the world around it. Imho, this is what makes e-textiles and wearables so exciting. Content; This second […]

Hacked knitting machine exhibit and demo

TOG member Sinead took photographs of the hacked knitting machine for TOG’s exhibition in the Exchange gallery. You can view the full photoset here. The knitting machine will be demonstrated at the closing event on Friday night.