E-Textiles Workshop: Light Up Fashion @ Winchester Fashion Week

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The Square - by Coffee Lab

20-21 The Square

Winchester

SO23 9EX

United Kingdom

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Introduction to E-Textiles with Elbrie from Tech Age Kids. Learn how to sew with electronics.

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Join Elbrie for a talk & workshop to discover ways to get creative with technology.

The evening will include a short talk about how 'Creative Tech can Amplify Fashion' using wearables, microcontrollers, and sensors and the use of new technology like 3D printing and smart fabrics in fashion.

During the workshop you will learn how to sew a simple circuit with a switch and LED light using conductive thread. You'll be able to take away your project.

Elbrie de Kock is the director of Tech Age Kids, an online company helping people find constructive and creative uses of technology for children, teens and beginners of any age. She also co-authored micro:bit in Wonderland, a coding and craft project book about the BBC micro:bit microcontroller. Elbrie studied as an interior designer and uses her design background to make creative technology accessible to many.

There will be an opportunity to buy a signed copy of micro:bit in Wonderland at an event price of £18.00 (RRP £22.50) Accept cash/credit card.

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The Square - by Coffee Lab

20-21 The Square

Winchester

SO23 9EX

United Kingdom

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