Back to school Arduino beginners workshop

Tinker it! has been running monthly workshops since 2006 (see our workshop section) and is happy to start their 2008-2009 season with the Back to school Arduino beginners workshop.

(Pictures of former workshops here.)


Aimed at students, artists, and designers or anyone who wants to learn the basics of Arduino, simple electronics and building interactive projects , this 2 day intimate workshop is lead by Nick Weldin, assisted by Brock Craft and Daniel Soltis.

What do I need to bring?

- A laptop (you need to know the admin passord for it too)
NB: Prior Knowledge of electronics is not necessary to attend this workshop.

What we will provide

- The beginners Arduino kit which you can take away with you after the workshop.


October 4th-5th 2008
From 10 30am to 5pm


London Knowledge Lab 23-29 Emerald Street London WC1N 3QS United Kingdom



10:00: Introduction to the workshop and round table introductions
10:10 – 13:00: Introduction to physical computing, interaction design and the history of Arduino
13:00: Lunch
13:00-1700 Getting started with Arduino
17:30- Drinks at a nearby pub


10:00: Round table presentations of project proposals
11:00 Build your project!
13:00 Lunch
13:00-16:00 More building
17:00 – 18:00 Documentation

How much?

Tickets are £110 + VAT for professionals and £85 + VAT for students
Only 20 spaces open for this workshop.

Registration is opened till the 27th of September 2008.

If you have any questions, please contact Nick at

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