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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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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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Sketchy Individuals | 11th March

Sketchy Individuals is a regular open art free-for-all where anyone can sketch, comic, draw, paint, or put pen/pencil/brush to medium with the company of friendly like-minded people. This month’s evening will be running as part of Creativity NI’s Creativity Month.  Some books and materials will be available for anyone new to take advantage of. Sketchy Individuals runs every 2nd […]

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24-Hour Comics Day: Tell Your Own Story

Farset Labs will be hosting 24 Hour Comics Day in Belfast – a world-wide event to create comics in 24 hours. Have you ever wanted to create your own comic? Take the 24-hour comics challenge, bring some pens/pencils and paper, and complete a full comic in a single day – add to the rich seam of […]

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Belfast GameCraft is back; Jam season returns.

As the nights close in during October, warm your creative engine with some tasty Game Jam at Farset Labs. Our friends at GameCraft will be returning for a day-long game jam on Saturday 18th October, with a panel of independent game developers judging the winners. GameCraft is a games jam event to build, bind and […]

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Creativity Month, and the Need for Cross-Pollination

This past month, we’ve been involved in DCAL’s Creativity Month, in association with Creativity NI. This allowed us to experiment with ways to bring the general maker and creative community together, through our Makers Meetup programme (which we’ll be continuing as a basic social event), the Bring and Buy sale (that was decimated by unprecedented weather), and […]