What is a repair café? Repair Cafés offer you the ability to learn how to fix toys or furniture that have broken or are in need of repair. Usually these are ran in person, however we are now launching a
What is Kev’s corner? Kev’s corner is a live information session to give you tips and tricks straight from the trade. Helping to support you to learn new practical skills in carpentry, painting and decorating and DIY; learning what tools
What can it be used for? There are some jobs you would be best to pull in the professionals to do but not all jobs around the home need it. Our getting started with DIY, also known as Do it
What is Upcycling? Upcycling is the process of taking something old and turning it into something new. An environmentally friendly solution to reducing waste products. This can be with clothes, furniture, pallets or general household materials. What can it
What is Digital Fabrication? Digital Fabrication is the process of using a computer controlled machine to produce a specific design that has been created through using computer aided design – or CAD. The machine can cut, draw, burn or print
As we find ourselves back into lockdown, don’t let this stop you from learning some new skills. Kick start the new year with us by joining our online learning sessions covering different areas of Digital Fabrication, Upcycling, carpentry and DIY.
The Briefcase project is a new educational tool that uses hands-on learning strategies to teach students about the important role of mineral raw materials in everyday life and how our choices concerning these materials can shape the world. Through innovative
FabLab Coventry have been given the go ahead to reopen our doors to the public after making a series of changes to our day to day operations. We have a series of either face-to-face workshops or online workshops running throughout
Queen’s Honour for Peter Coventry City Council’s Peter Barnett has been awarded a CBE in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List. Peter, Lead Officer, Refugee Resettlement, has been honoured for Services to Refugees in Coventry. The Queen’s Birthday Honours List rewards
Whilst we are eager to get back into FabLab and our Eco Furniture Factory to start delivering our usual face-to-face workshops again, we are still in the process of getting everything sorted to be able to reopen safely and securely.