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Workshop: Light up the room with a DIY LED earrings, pendant or brooch

Workshop: Light up the room with a DIY LED earrings, pendant or brooch

Having some success during the Hong Kong Maker Faire 2018, we are renewing this workshop at Dim Sum Labs space in Sheung Wan. Use some very basic electronics knowledge and skills to create your very own light-up earrings, pendant or brooch using LEDs. Use (or learn on-the-spot) some basic soldering skills to create a bright,… More …

Workshop: Introduction to Inkscape and the Laser Cutter

Workshop: Introduction to Inkscape and the Laser Cutter

Aim of the workshop The first aim is to introduce to you the use of the software Inkscape, a free open-source software, available for all platforms (Linux, Mac and Windows). The software is similar in use and functionality to other may be more well known software such as CorelDraw and Adobe Illustrator. The second is… More …

Workshop: Light up the room with a DIY simple LED pendant or brooch

Workshop: Light up the room with a DIY simple LED pendant or brooch

Use some very basic electronics knowledge and skills to create your very own light-up pendant using a few LED. Use (or learn on-the-spot) some basic soldering skills to create a bright, fun accessory. You could do this a follow on to our simple LED earrings workshop to a create matching set. Fees & Registration 150… More …

Workshop: Take-apart Day #2 – July 29th 2018

Workshop: Take-apart Day #2 – July 29th 2018

Most of us have some unwanted electronics cluttering our small Hong Kong apartments, Let us help out! Bring them to Dim Sum Labs and take them apart! Your electronic trash will provide hours of fun as we dig our way into the guts of machines together to see what’s inside and learn how they worked.… More …

Workshop: Arduino hands-on Introduction – 7th of June 2018

Workshop: Arduino hands-on Introduction – 7th of June 2018

After a successful workshop end of May, we’re hosting a similar one in June: Get started with Arduino the world’s favorite open-source electronics prototyping platform. Just bring your laptop, we have an Arduino-style board for you, and all components to build some simple projects. You’ll learn about digital and analog, input and output, while connecting… More …

Workshop: Take-apart Day #1 – June 2nd 2018

Workshop: Take-apart Day #1 – June 2nd 2018

You may have some unwanted electronics cluttering your Hong Kong apartment, Let us help you out ! Come on the 2nd of June to destroy / take-apart unwanted electronic and at the same time learn a bit how the equipment is working. Bring in your old, broken, and unused electronics such as: computer towers, VCRs,… More …

Workshop: Introduction to Git – May 30th 2018

Workshop: Introduction to Git – May 30th 2018

Git is a version control system for tracking changes in computer files and coordinating work on those files among multiple people. It is primarily used for source code management in software development, but it can be used to keep track of changes in any set of files.   Want to learn how to use Git… More …

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