• Retro Gamebox Workshop – Rua Red – Digital Week

    After the heady preparation work last Tuesday, we eventually got to put the plan to test on Thursday at the oversubscribed workshop, with 9 participants. There was an eclectic audience, ranging from school kids to retirees! Some people were just eager to play Space Invaders, or rather Pacman – apologies again for not having it. …

  • Gearing up for Retro Gamebox Workshop

    Building on from work by Nootropic Design and APC Magazine, The Bedroom Laboratory are running a Retro Gamebox workshop in Rua Red tomorrow at 6pm. During the workshop, we’ll be showing participants how to use an Arduino and eventually how to build your own games console with one. The workshop is free and all parts …

  • Running your own Doodlebot Workshop

    Last Saturday saw the launch of Digital Week out at Rua Red. We joined in the festivities by facilitating a Doodlebot workshop, which went down an absolute bomb with children and adults alike! We got a couple of requests for some info on the behind-the-scenes preparation for the workshop, so here goes. Your first port …

  • Digital Week Workshops at Rua Red

    Hi all, Just to let you know, we’ll be facilitating a couple of workshops over the next week, for Digital Week in Rua Red. On Saturday, Oct. 4th, we’ll be running a Doodlebot workshop for all ages, from 12 until 3pm. Doodlebots are wonderful little devices that you can build yourself. They have colouring markers …