April 8th, 2014 § § permalink
Time : 7pm-10pm
Venue : XinCheJian, F2 of 1035 Changle Road, Wulumuqi Road corner.
8 seats available
(including 4 seats reserved in priority for designers/artists of the PLTFRM community)
You are a designer and would like and already thought of an easy-to-start way to start playing with interactive tools/objects ?
This workshop is for you !
We propose you to introduce you with Arduino : the board that you probably heard of but maybe never touched
We prepared for you a simple program made of :
a) quick intro to the Arduino board functions / decryption of a few inspirational projects (from sound, to geometrical figure, wearables and more upon demand !)
b) testing of the platform with basic applications (LED blink, etc)
c) Q&A + sharing about potential personal projects you would be interested in building with (or without) peers
NB : tea, beers, fruits and snacks provided
80RMB entrance fee
If you do not have a board :
a) 210RMB to buy the DFR Robot Arduino uno kit for beginners and go back home play with it for the rest of your life (You bet it!)
b) Will also have 2 boards to lend you in case you don’t wanna get one (no worries:-))
March 26th, 2014 § § permalink
春暖,让我们脱下厚重的衣服,春天的色彩是自然给与特别礼物,这个春天让我们用圆圆的各式各样的点来描绘这个春天, 色彩是自然界最生动的表现, 色彩赋予形体以灵魂,正如声音赋予语言以情感.虽然点作为小小的,不起眼的元素,在重复,渐变,并置的情况下让画面呈现春天般的形式美感. 生活就是一个全新的发现过程.快来把属于你的春天带回家吧!
Spring come, we take off the thick clothes, The spring colour is special gift from nature, let’s go! Use difference points describing spring. Colour is the most vivid performance of the nature beauty. As the voice giving the feeling to the language, the colour gives the soul to the body.
Although points is small and humble element, usually, expressions with repetition, gradation, rhythm and unification made paintings greatly beautiful in form. Life is a new discovery experience. Hurry up! Bring your own spring back home.
March 26th, 2014 § § permalink
Fee: Members RMB100; non members RMB200.
Rookies like me always are fascinated by how circuit board plays important role in all electronics. Now we have a chance to learn to design our own.
This coming Sunday 30th of March 12:30 – 15:30, Wouter will be teaching us how to design a PCB from scratch.
Bring your laptop and yourself to the hackerspace.
March 19th, 2014 § § permalink
Please sign up at the link under ‘upcoming events’ to the right of the website!!
Price: members RMB300 and nonmembers RMB400, including the kits.
For people who would like to join the SUMO robot races but have no idea how to start building their own robot have now their chance to join… The Build your OWN sumo robot workshop.
- During the workshop you will be provided will all the necessary materials.
- A guide will be presented showing the major steps of how to complete your SUMO robot.
- And hands-on help during the day
During the day you will be busy soldering, drilling, cutting, gluing and all the other necessary work involved to get your robot wrestling in the sumo ring.
No experience with Arduino is required but is a plus.
You can join this workshop individually or with a friend (strongly suggested if you’re an absolute beginner due to the limited time)
November 26th, 2013 § § permalink
This is a model Aquaponics system for home, similar to what you will create on Sunday.
The Subject : How to build a home Aquaponics system By Mr. Song and Mr. Bian
The Time：Dec 1st 1pm-3pm
The address：1035 Changle Rd, 2nd floor, Xuhui District, Shanghai
Sign up here
2W aquarium pump
Goal: Everybody who attends this workshop could make a aquaponics system to take home, and learn how to do it.