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ETIB @ Technikmuseum Berlin

Good news everyone! I have been a fan of the Technikmuseum/Museum of Technology Berlin since my childhood and on a hunch wrote to them about a machine they had and looked similiar to mine, a manual industrial knitting machine  made by Universal Germany. We got talking and I offered them a tour of ETIB and … 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

LINK Student Visit from Enschede

ETIB was host to a group of students on the 14th of May who were visiting Berlin and were seeking textile based activities. Link is a student organisation where the students organize trips and events themselves during their studies of Textile Engineering & Management at Saxion / University of Applied Arts in Enschede, the Netherlands. … 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

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

Expert Summit Invitation 30.01.2015

Invitation to the ETIB Expert Summit 2015 January Meetup & Tour of Etib Whether you already are expert in your field or just curious you are invited to come over talk, drink tea (20 different kinds in store!) and look at our machines. If you are visiting the Transmediale, Etib is loaning out a few … Continue reading

ETIB @ Weddinger Wundertüte 5th-7th Sep

This weekend ETIB will be taking part in the Weddinger Wundertüte (bag of wonders) to make us more visible in the community and celebrate our talents and businesses. Weddinger Wundertüte We´ll be showing our latest works, sell scarves, loops, sweaters, T-Shirts and more and you can take a spin on the knitting machines. Each Participant … Continue reading

AYAB Brother Knitting Machine Hack

AYAB – All Yarns Are Beautiful Chris and Andz the AYAB team have developed a knitting machine hack for the brother range and published it quite a while ago as open source and open hardware. Since then they have crazy feedback from people with two left hands who can´t solder the pieces together themselves so … Continue reading

Artist in Residence: Jessie English

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

Saturday Talks & Workshops: Machines, LEDs, Art and so much more!

Saturday lineup of workshops, talks, skype, video and after party!   Workshops Garden Room: Free, donations for materials appreciated. 12-3pm Florigami with Alexandra  INFO 3-6pm Throwie workshop with Semi from GRLG  INFO   Demo & Talks Panorama Room: Free, Donations for materials and drinks welcome! 12-3 pm Demo of AYAB Knitting Machine Hack  INFO & Demo of EmbroiderModder … Continue reading