ARTeConnect presents Workshop Fashtech where you discover first hand how to build circuits and combine micro-controllers, light, code and fashion - plus take home a working prototype!
LIGHT UP with these hands-on VIVID Ideas workshops.
Workshop FashTech # 1 simple circuits (8-12 years)
Lets make awesome costumes!
Combine circuits with LEDs and build your own creations to flash with different colours and patterns for that family night out at VIVID.
Our professional team of creatives will lead kids and parents through the steps to create fashtech. Learn how circuits work and why electronics are fun and relevant.
No experience necessary and all materials are provided.
NB: Ticket price includes: 1 child aged 8-12 years + 1 adult.
Working together Parents/guardians participate in the workshop with their children.
Workshop FashTech - Masterclass (13years - adult)
Calling all style innovators who want to master Fashion-Technology and own your look. Walk away with your designs interpreted though fash-tech aviator goggles & take them as far into Burning Man, Hipster or your personal aesthetic as you dare.
Join this one-time one-day workshop at Vivid Sydney for a fash-tech hack class that will give you the inspiration, tools, & cheat-sheets to take your style into the future.
Be inspired by our team of higher education designers and programmers who will give you the keys to wearable technology design:
• outline of apparel/accessories in the fashion-tech space
• easy guide to soldering micro-controllers for garments
• LED rings to design colour - light versus pigment
• basics & cheat-sheets for simple programming
• how not to blow out the power supply
Tutors will coach students at all skill-levels from beginner to advanced, and provide each student the tools to access open-source materials and progress your skill-level as far as you want.
This could be your first-step into an amazing personal aesthetic, or the spark to light up your