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Global Game Jam 2017 | 20th-22nd January

Global Game Jam at Farset is back again in 2017, in partnership with Northern Ireland Screen.  The Game Jam will run from Friday 20th to Sunday 22nd, and is a chance to meet some great people and develop a fun game in a weekend.  With a party atmosphere from Friday night, there will be plenty […]

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A packed week ahead: ELI5, Christmas Party and Workshop Clearing

December is nearly upon us and with it comes a raft of Farset events! What better way to christen our new and improved Event Space? – Kicking off the month, we have our regular casual talk series, Explain it Like I’m 5, where some great speakers break down a concept they have experience with and present […]

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ELI5

You learn something new everyday, usually without trying. Maybe you find a shortcut to a friend’s house, maybe a trick on the computer or maybe you realise that Thermos of tea in the car was a really bad idea. But what if you could get an overview of weird and wonderful topics from folks who know […]

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Farset Seasonal Pot-Luck Dinner Hack 2016 – 2nd December

Good merry-tide once again, members and friends! The Christmas season has come early this year, as we have made adjustments to ensure you can start it interesting! UPDATE: Do let us know you’re coming via Facebook The Plan Bring something tasty, or at least something edible, to Farset Labs for an evening of sharing food with […]

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Flacknite Returns

  Got a project that’s languished in the back on your mind for weeks/months/years? Saw something on the internet and said ‘I can do that better’? Need a place to knuckle down and push through the annoying stages of a product? Have none of these things but still want to play? Boy have we got […]

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Creating Comics All Day Long: 24Hour Comics Day – 1st October

This year’s 24 Hour Comics Day comes around on Saturday 1st October, and we mean to be ready! We have registered to run a 12 hour challenge to get you started, as you won’t be forced to finish within the weekend  If you’re up for the full 24 hour/24 page challenge (on the 24 […]

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Farset Labs 4th Birthday/Anniversary Celebration – 9th April

4 years old!  Farset’s now old enough to count and ride a tricycle.  Exciting times! We’re going to have a bit of a party, and Farset Labs invite you to come and celebrate with us on Saturday 9th April from 7pm – as a thank you for staying engaged, involved, and nurturing local creative and technology endeavours. […]

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Connected Craft: Kids and Adults Conductive Ink Workshops

As part of CreativityNI, we’re hosting a series of workshops built around the use of Conductive Ink for education and play. Experience the future of technology and electronics education, with a series of free workshops using conductive ink to incorporate art and imagination into the creation of new electronic musical instruments and methods of storytelling. […]

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Launching @MakerAssemblyNI: 16th March

EDIT: Schedule released below We’ve been quietly toiling away in the background to bring the movers, shakers and taste makers of the UK Maker Community  (and beyond!) to Belfast for a one day mini-conference, set up to tear down some misconceptions about the community and to address some of the unique challenges faced in our […]

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Explain Like I’m 5: Connections

“Explain Like I’m 5” is our collaborative speaker series, where local developers, technologists, entrepreneurs, artists, performers, scientists, and business people take a concept that may be highly specific to their area of expertise or work, and break it down to a lay audience from right across the STEAM spectrum with a minimal expectation of prior […]