Coventry University spin-out FabLab and the university’s Centre for Trust, Peace and Social Relations (CTPSR) recently welcomed more than 70 new students into their Open College Network West Midlands L2 accredited Citizen Social Science programme. The free, nationally-recognised qualification is
Whilst we still find ourselves at home, don’t let this stop you from learning some new skills. The team at FabLab are committed to supporting you in anyway we can, meaning all of our sessions are still running online, allowing
What is it? Our online coffee mornings are a chance for you us to catch up with members of the FabLab and to meet new ones. For new members it is a chance to meet the team and meet new
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 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
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.