Photo of James Wallbank by Flickr user CampusPartyBrasil

Visiting Access Space

We recently had the opportunity to visit Access Space, the pioneering centre in Sheffield where repair culture, reuse, making and remaking all magically come together. Making and fixing might now be fashionable words, but the venues hosting them often feel like temples where all sorts of gadgets and 3D-printers are the stars, and if you […]

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Redesigning the inkjet printer – work in progress

This week we participated in the first of three workshops organised by the People’s Design Lab. It was an opportunity to learn from others with a background in design about their frustrations with printing. Interestingly, initial conversations revolved around a deeper question: why should we print at all? Why is it that certain airlines and […]