Intro to Soft Circuits with Deren Guler of Teknikio
The workshop will be structured to accommodate all skill levels from the expert seamstress who is just starting out with electronics, to the engineer who is just learning how to sew. Interested in digging deeper or want to pick up another set of supplies for a friend? You can pick up a Teknikio Fabtronic Sewing Set for $16 that comes with all of the supplies you need.
The workshop is open to all ages, though children younger than 10 should be accompanied by an adult.
ABOUT THE INSTRUCTOR
Deren Guler is a physicist, designer and educator based in New York. Designing accessible tools to improve the quality of life and empower a diverse audience motivates all of her work. She has lead design and engineering based workshops around the world at museums, universities and community organizations. She created Teknikio- a series of toolsets enable you to re-imagine your world using craft, smart materials and electronics, in attempt to fill the gap of low-tech toolkits for children, especially for young girls.
Your registration fee includes the following:
- sewable RGB lightboard
- conductive thread
Eyebeam @ Seaport (View)
117 Beekman Street
New York, NY 10038
|Minimum Age: 10|
|Kid Friendly: Yes!|
|Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!|