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Open House with AYAB – Sat 07.11.2015 – 3-6pm

AYAB Chris and Andz are in town and will be tinkering a bit at ETIBerlin, so we decided to open house.  Check out the hack/shield for the brother computer machines and the AYAB GUI and learn a bit about machine knitting. Come over, ask questions and try out machines.  What more do you want… Sat … Continue reading

Soft Borders – Knitted Art from Serge Ecker & ETIB on Exhibition

Soft Borders is a 5 parts series of borders by Serge Ecker knitted in monochrome by ETIBerlin/Victoria Pawlik. Serge currently has an exhibition in Luxemburg and I hope there will be more in other cities. Serge is an artist specialized in photography and 3D Printing but always looking to expand his art into different media … Continue reading

Workshops in August: Machine Knitting

Starting the machine knitting workshops in August I will continue to offer basic workshops at ETIB and FabLab. You can learn machine knitting without prior knowledge or freshen up you skills.  Of course you can book in depth workshops or studio time to work on your projects or just to experiment. Fridays will be at … Continue reading

ETIB @ FabLab Berlin – Kicking off the season with workshops

In collaboration with FabLab Berlin ETIB will be giving workshops on a range of topics that we will be developing as we go along. Our main goal is to bring hacked machine knitting closer to people using the AYAB hack, teach easy ways to make all things textile the way you want and combine crafts/textiles … 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

Support fbz´s kickstarter: Custom Mathematically Knitted Scarves!

As some of you will remember, fbz/Fabienne Serriére was a longtime artist in residence at etib and is known as a programmer and passionate knitter. She was an integral part in getting etib to where it is now and we want to support her with her new campaign: KnitYak! KnitYak fbz campaign fbz is campaigning … Continue reading

Serge Ecker (& ETIB) Exhibition Luxemburg & Paris

Serge Ecker is an artist specialized in photography and 3D Printing but always looking to expand his art into different media such as textiles. He is part of a Grid design in Luxemburg and travels the worls extensively to find his magnificient motifs. In december he contacted ETIB and wanted to have a special series … Continue reading

Sam Meech & ETIB Machines @ Transmediale 2015

The Transmediale took place on from the 28th Jan till 1st of Feb and exhibited actual physical objects as well that were in connecting of work and art. Samm Meech exhibited his punchcard economy and gave workshops for people who logged their work play time online in advance. They knitted their patterns on those days.  … Continue reading

ETIB @ Twilio Christmas Party

The Steampunk Winter Fairytale Party by Twilio took place on the 10th of dec at Le Labo in Berlin and ETIB gave guests the opportunity to play on the hacked knitting machine! It was a fun night, with music, dancing, drink and food entertained by live performances like burlesque, acrobatics, robots and also interactive walls, … 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