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MakerBay Foundation X YWCA ITBB & ITTM 造你所想Faire 24 February 2019

MakerBay Foundation X YWCA ITBB & ITTM 造你所想Faire 24 February 2019

MakerBay X YWCA ITBB & ITTM 造你所想Faire On February, Our partner in the Jockey Club Youth Create Series - Young Women's Christian Association (YWCA) Butterfly Bay (ITBB) & Yao Oi Estate (ITTM) hosted an event in Tuen Mun Tin Hau Temple Plaza. Along with MakerBay and YWCA, our partner at The Boys' and Girls' Clubs Association of Hong Kong (BGCA) also Join the faire to engage with local communities in Tuen Mun district. This time, The MakerBay Foundation team co-create with ITBB and ITTM with multiple projects and here are two of the many projects we would like to share...

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Paper Light Workshop June 29 & 30 2019 at Makerbay Central by Studio AC/AL

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Paper Light Workshop June 29 & 30 2019 at Makerbay Central by Studio AC/AL

What if an elegant design object could be made from the tiny hands of your child? Meet the incredibly talented French Designer duo Amandine Chorr and Aissa Logerot, that we are lucky to have pass by Hong Kong this weekend. They have prepared a beautiful yet simple design for a children workshop at MakerBay Central in PMQ. You can come with your child and walk away with a stylish and minimalist torch and a night light made of card paper. The workshop will be conducted in English (optionally in French, Japanese, Spanish, Hindi & Marathi). Please book your seat fast,...

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Youths making Turban Headbands for Elderly!

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Youths making Turban Headbands for Elderly!

Written by Kitty Lee We want to share this simple sewing project worked with the youths in BGCA Sham Tseng before. They used to make stuffs for themselves, but this time they are making something for someone in the community, the elderly. After brainstorming, they suggested to make turban headband. Here are the feedback from the elderly 😂:一把年紀啦仲戴咩頭巾啊?! (OMG, I am not young pretty girl. Leave this to young girls.):哇! 藍色戴係頭到, 撞鬼咩? 咁唔老禮... (Touch wood! I am not gonna wear a blue headband, it brings bad luck!) Testing... After they got the feedback, what will the youths make for them next time?   If you want to...

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Joining Thailand natural dyeing five days workshop

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Joining Thailand natural dyeing five days workshop

Written by Kitty Lee   參與5天泰國自然染工作坊繁体中文: https://www.makerbay.org/blogs/news/5参与5天泰国自然染工作坊简体中文:  https://www.makerbay.org/blogs/news/5-1       Hello, I would like to share my amazing maker experience in the wild to you. In April, I joined a five days Thailand natural dyeing workshop held by EARTH.er (https://www.earthertaio.com/) in 20th-24th April 2019. <EARTH.er 泰北5天植物染及農村體驗工作坊>    I arrived two days earlier before the workshop started. In this two days, I went to the Makersapce in ChingMai. I discovered many fabric market in ChiangMai too. The colourful clothes always attract your eyes.   In Day 1 of the workshop, the workshop started, I met the dyeing team next to the airport and...

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Four Days and Three Nights "Taipei Experience Experience Learning Group" 20/5/2019 - 23/5/2019

Four Days and Three Nights "Taipei Experience Experience Learning Group" 20/5/2019 - 23/5/2019

Written by Peter Pang MAKERBAY ✖️ BGCA 小童群益會 四日三夜“台北創客體驗學習團”  20/5/2019 - 23/5/2019 MAKERBAY ✖️ 香港小童群益會The Boys' & Girls' Clubs Association of Hong Kong Four Days and Three Nights "Taipei Experience Experience Learning Group" 20/5/2019 - 23/5/2019 #Note: We blur the faces of the youth to protect their privacy. DAY ONE PART 1: 懷徳居 深山裏面既一間木工學校。對木工同台灣木材等既認識又加深左。又有機會同台灣人進行交流。 DAY ONE PART 1: 懷徳居(HDG) There is a woodworking school in the mountains. We learnt a lot about the Taiwanese woodwork and the Taiwanese wood. There is also the opportunity to exchange ideas with Taiwanese. https://www.hdgnews.org DAY ONE PART 2: 南機拌飯 - 機甲人型師 深入了解南機場社區同共享空間之間嘅聯繫。了解唔同社區所面對嘅困難從而作出改善。 同場加映台灣甲蟲機械人大師林益成利用回收物料同簡單嘅技巧製作對戰機械!最後進行三方大對決。 DAY ONE...

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