Workshops

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We try and hold at least one talk at our monthly hack evenings, and we also want to start running more involved workshops at our space. If you want to give one of these, or you've got a suggestion, this is the place to let us know.

Regular Hackspace workshops

Workshop When
Hackspace safety induction Usually available on Tuesdays - request in advance
Laser cutter induction Usually available on Tuesdays - request in advance

Workshops offered and prepared

If you are scheduled to do a workshop, or can definitely give one at no notice, please add it here.

Past events

Workshops offered

If you can give a workshop talk, put it here. If you need more than a week's notice, please say so. Don't interpret the timestamp dates below as projected dates. Actual scheduled workshops will be shown above.

For certain workshops, more than one volunteer may be needed, depending on activities and number of attendees.


Workshop Volunteer Interested ?
Pure Data for beginners and some applications including Arduino, DMX-lamps, iPhone apps, RjDj scenes... (Would be in 2nd half of Nov) Yuli and Ragnar Mark, Matt H, dsikar
Introduction to Hardware Hacking/Arduino incl live demo Andy "Bob" Brockhurst Ken(des) - quite interested in a mid-week evening option,Me too HalD.
HTML/CSS for beginner/intermediate Oni | Davids | Chris Adams
Microformats for beginners Phae Spike AndrewBlack
Servo programming with Arduino Michael Margolis Phil Jones, Andy
Meta Workshop - Tips for a successful workshop PaulR.
Ruby and Sinatra for Beginners James Harrison 16:27, 23 April 2010 (UTC) V21 15:03, 2 August 2010 (UTC) --3en 15:23, 28 August 2010 (UTC)
Kernel debugging or something on reverse engineering? Mark SamLR
Using TFL APIs Mark, possibly dom/harrywood/Paul2/anyone else as well? AndrewBlack
Introduction to ARM microcontrollers.
Attendees will work with dev kits during the workshop.
Harry 10:54, 26 July 2010 (UTC) Ciarán earthshine, Andy
Ruby for beginners (Max? Chris Adams) Would be happy to do this JamesHarrison 21:49, 21 April 2010 (UTC) V21 15:03, 2 August 2010 (UTC), earthshine, Andy, alexmuller, Softhook
Decent beginner electronics workshop (probably one or two half-days at the space) Russ 10:40, 12 January 2010 (UTC) Ciarán, Phil Jones, earthshine, Bugs, Andy, Johannes, SamLR
Introduction to Amazon AWS Services - S3, EC2, SimpleDB, etc. using boto Rlotun 11:13, 12 January 2010 (UTC) MattP TimHughes, Phil Jones AndrewBlack, Andy
Introduction to asynchronous network programming in Python using Twisted Rlotun 11:16, 12 January 2010 (UTC) MattP TimHughes V21 Phil Jones 15:03, 2 August 2010 (UTC), Johannes
A workshop on effectively using the scope/logic analyser we have Artag 13:42, 27 July 2010 (UTC) Andy (if pitched at a really beginner level!). +1 HalD.
Python for beginners Oni update I have started to plan this. Will need one extra helper at least for the class!

I might be willing to do this, as I'm possibly already doing the same thing elsewhere sometime soon, and so running the same thing will be easy enough - Tom Parker

Also happy to help --Mark
TimHughes, AndrewBlack, earthshine, Bugs, Andy, john, meurig, AndyMadge, alexmuller, tomwj, m00, dsikar, m8roberto, Johannes
Introduction to iPhone Programming and Hacking Oni
Vector graphics in Inkscape chrisf Phil Jones, earthshine, SamLR
Photo editing in Gimp for beginners chrisf AndrewBlack
Introduction to programmable logic (VHDL, FPGAs & CPLDs) ChrisMc, SamLR (I can help at least) Artag, earthshine, Andy, dsikar
Series of lightning talks on language. (e.g. etymology, conlangs, computer based language processing) Mark, MattP, (JamesHarrison?) emmelene, dsikar
Android OS / application programming chrisf MattP V21 John 15:03, 2 August 2010 (UTC)Bugs
Blender introduction (basic stuff, one evening) *hint - this means you can build stuff for the Makerbot* chrisf Ciarán V21 15:03, 2 August 2010 (UTC) Bugs AndyE
Blender in more detail (a few evenings) chrisf
Arduino for Beginners earthshine Bugs, AndrewGee, HalD, SamLR
Introduction to openFrameworks earthshine
PCB Design with Eagle CAD dsikar earthshine
Knitting for Beginners PJ - well my other half has volunteered to do this, I can't knit wren I can do this! Also, crochet & spinning. Bugs
Knotwork - practical ones and the few ornamental ones I can remember Sam (SamLR) emmelene
Physics (Or what I do for a day Job): focus on particle physics SamLR
Jewelery Making - feathers, beads, ribbon (More info soon!!) emmelene
OpenGL and Programming Computer Graphics Oni
Introduction to Regular expressions (or a more detailed talk if prefered) Andrew Black
Coffee?