Jessie joined ETIB as artist in residence in july and graduated from Pratt Institute School of Art and Design in New York a month earlier. She is currently exploring the hacked knitting machines as well as the punchcard and the chunky machine and building up to her own swatch book. Her next step will be … Continue reading
The students from Weißensee Art School came to visit Etib to test out our hack on their kH 900 brother knitting machine which worked fine. Their course was focused on the program called processing that lets you do all kinds of things see here and use a hack to transfer patterns to knitting machines! Here … Continue reading
Tape Art for beginners… by Susan Spencer Conklin, fbz and me. And Led Throwie in a tutu!
Bitcraftlab Martin Schneider brought his embroidery machine and used the software EmbroiderModder to embroider several pieces here first being the etib logo. Last day of knit/hack/craft was a crafty, tinkery afternoon with ayab, fbz and bitcraftlab on sat 05.04.0214. It was a really lovely event week which I enjoyed very much and will always remember … Continue reading
AYAB came to demo their hack and we had a lovely, relaxed afternoon of tinkering and crafting. Ayab stands for All Yarns Are Beautiful! Watch for Ayab a the Hannover Maker Faire 05.-06. July 2014! Ayab Chris demo´ing the KH 910. Some math pattern… fbz banjo playing dinosaur Ayab Andz explaining the hack. The inside … Continue reading
Veronika Persché ´s wonderful knit hanging called “corps” (means body in german) in cooperation with the artist Xi Feng, inspired by old chinese medicine books, made of transparent yarn and metal/cotton yarn. It´s all in the details and they a magnificent! Veronika Persché: Während meines Aufenthalts als Gastkünstlerin am CTCM Montreal von April – Juni … Continue reading
Sekundaerschick hosted a great workshop helping create new clothes and accessoiries from old clothes. One of the hosts brought her kids and we got the addicted to machine knitting! Creative consultation and textile printing with patterned wall rollers. Measuring for size and cutting old and new cloth. A few creative products were made by the … Continue reading