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Power Supply for Brother Computer Knitting Machines

The power supply  of brother knitting machines can be a daunting subject when just starting out but also when you already have knitting experience and never taken care of electrical matters yourself. The following breakdown should help you decide what to do when you buy a new machine or your machine hasn´t been serviced in … Continue reading

Students @ ETIBerlin

As part of an unofficial partnership with the Art School Weißensee several students had the opportunity to work with the knitting machines for their foundation course in May and had a lot of fun. Some came back a second time to make several pieces. Mariko was knitting with cotton and monofilament Pamina grew her own … Continue reading

Alisa Goikhman: The Conceptual Interface Metaphor

Alisa Goikhman was studying at the UdK Berlin working on her masters degree when she resided as artist in January at ETIB to complete the textile component of her work. Congrats on your completion, Alisa! An excerpt of her description: Today, more and more scholars are proposing to introduce cognitive principles into the structure of … Continue reading

V4 (aka VVVV) Software + AYAB Hack + Juliane´s App

Alternative software to using the knitting machine with the AYAB Hack and an App written by Juliane Götz Juliane is a designer who is currently working in a collective and using VVVV software. She developed the app for an event to use the knitting machine and feeding it with information obtained via sensors and cameras. … Continue reading

ETIBerlin joins @FabLab at @MakerfaireBER

Etib will be part of FabLab´s stall at Maker Faire Berlin and I´ll be showing machine knitting at 3-6pm on sat and sun. We can chat, knit and generally geek out. There´s a ton of other great stuff to see and people to meet. Layout here. Sat 03.+ Sun 04.10.2015 Postbahnhof am Ostbahnhof Straße der … Continue reading

Student Projects @ ETIB – Rute Chaves

Rute is a student at Weißensee and wanted to knit out photos on the knitting machine. Her idea is to hook up the knittng machine to a photobooth and knit out photostrips with 4 Portraits. This is her first time at the knitting machine and it turned out quite well as you can see. She … Continue reading

ETIB @ Startup Europe Summit

Startup Europe Summit took place at the Factory/Google on the 12& 13th of Feb and ElekotroCouture invited ETIB to come along and hangout. I setup at the worksbench and merged perfectly with the surroundings (see below). and here is some more info and videos of the days SES Lisa Lang & Trafopop´s jacket  – ETIB … Continue reading

Last Chance to Support Our Textile Hackerspace

Just a gentle reminder that our campaign ends tomorrow and we still need your help to refurbish our machines and buy spare parts. We can knit anything in 2 colours just think of it as a wooly fiber printing machine. Whether you want a blanket, cusion cover or wall hanging, we can make it for … Continue reading

Stitch´n´Bitch @ ETIB 29th Nov

Interested in machine knitting but don´t know how to? Need an introduction? Or you have a problem with a project? Want to know more about hacked knitting machines? Want to make a Christmas present? At Etib we will show you how to work on a knitting machine, talk about what it can do and help … Continue reading

Hurray! Your Support is AMAZING!

Hurray! We have had over 1200 visitors on  our campaign page, over 200 recommendation and reached a 40% funding. This is amazing! You are amazing! Let´s keep going and spread the word:  #WEKNIT4U And keep voting for us at the Crowd for Berlin Tech Award. Help us double or even triple our campaign goal! You … Continue reading