Pile weaved “darning” an impossible textile inspired by Sasha’s rya knotting workshop. I was using this technique to make a “shake” sensor. Process: I strengthened worn space or hole with Bemis -I made an artificial hole for the experiment. (see Rachel’s swatch for example of Bemis witch conductive fabric). I […]

Pile weave darning


Some of the sketches and scribbles I made during this year’s camp:

Notes from camp


Estebans musical crystals Wool punk research Swatch book introduction Dinner Capacitive sensing workshop with Adrian and Admar Soft resistance brainstorm Part of the output of the soft resistance brainstom Professor Adrian Modelling Anna’s mask Wicked fabric hacked to become wool punk

Admars photos



Bored of all these square or rectangular touch pads like your laptop and smart phone have? Then have a try at making a circular one yourself! At https://www.openprocessing.org/sketch/441347 you can find a small program that generates a pattern for you. One should be on top, the other on the bottom and […]

Circular touch pattern generator


A quick and easy way to connect conductive thread to an Arduino is use some pins used in jewelry making. They fit perfectly in the pin header of your Arduino so you only have to stick your thread to through the hoop and tie a knot. The pins are called “kettelstiften” […]

Quick temporary connections between conductive thread and Arduino


Here the logo of WICKED FABRICS, in different version, use for the stickers during the fest. Use it and spread the world! logoHR.ai WFcolor.pdf logoHR.svg

Wicked Fabrics LOGO



What’s your e-textile religion? Can I sew condutive thread in my skin? What is your favorite Arduino/Adafruit baord? What’s the difference between piezoresistive and piezoelectric? How to go to TAIPEI with all familly? Is Claire KGB? How does capacitive sensing on phones *Actualy* work? (Answer that a simpleton could understand) […]

All the nerdy questions…


* * * COPY ME * * * A Wearable Studio Practice is a collection of wearable and portable items that make it easier to become nomadic in your practice of making and manipulating the world. More information about the Wearable Studio Practice project: A Wearable Studio Practice >> http://www.plusea.at/?category_name=a-wearable-studio-practice […]

Work Skirt Pattern and Instructions


Wig clip battery holder
During our exploration of e-textiles tools of desire we realised that wig clips make for great coin cell battery holders. They are sewable and come with a bit of silicon that insulates the back. To make them fully function as e-textile components just attach a bit of fabric or thread to […]

Wig clip battery holder



The full work-in-progress document can be found here. Feel free to add your own thoughts. The TL;DR Make sure you properly export your work according to the regulations of your country, especially if you are installing your work on location but will not be there when the exhibition is taken down. […]

Being a pro at exhibiting internationally


write your thougths… ok….some thoughts…. There is this textile shop in Chartres-sur-le-Loire, where a few of us bought materials in 2016, during the “free day”… isn’t there anything funny for them and for us to do together with them? Either have them over or do something in their shop? Other […]

suggestion for future summer camp


“make people weired and things get better” (Rachel) “everyone has an inherant resistance” (Rachel) “much easier to get pissed off about things than to act” (Rachel) “resistance is one tool of activism” (Liza) “We don’t have to do anything” (Beam) “I’m in the mess of the world, trying to build […]

QUOTES



softRESISTANCE Focus Group #wickedcommunity: Admar Beam Celine Hannah Lara Liza Rachel Zoe our wearableMANIFESTO: DIVERSITY “plurafunctionality” inclusiveness, accessibility, empathy a willingness to engage with everyone open to different ways of doing things our design is simple to understand, copy and customize there is no exact copy, every one is different […]

A WEARABLE MANIFESTO


 Part of André Breton’s flat  Movable altar from India  “La Boîte-en-valise”, Marcel Duchamp  Altar of Zanza Yojamba Zandalar, WOW   Ofrenda de muertos schematic (Mexique) A series of stones picture with fossilise plastic, an example of the fact that we are in the anthropocene period.  Arcimboldo painting Hybrid object. Between tools […]

Altar native


Omo-karu-ishi make a wish and weigh the stone Ashidome at Ochoboinari Nail a shoe of a person who you want them to stay Kamidana a shintoism alter. people sometimes build this in the house, often in the kitchen. this one has a paper on the ceiling saying “cloud” Festival in […]

icons, superstitions, festivals and rituals…



1/2 radishes (cut into round, then cut into 4 section, then thinly slice each section) 1 carrots (julienne) kosher salt (Some) 1 cup white vinegar 1 cup cane sugar (granulated) 1 pinch salt 1 dash crushed red pepper flakes cut the vegetables and place it in a jar. cook the […]

Korean Radish and Carrot pickles


boil the beansprout. boil water and add the sprout. drain the water. add salt, sesame oil, sesame and chilli (if you like it spicy)

Beansprout Namul


serves 5 2 cucumber (tough skin removed) 3 cloves garlic (crushed and minced) 1/2 teaspoons salt 1/2 teaspoons sesame oil Smash/beat the cucumber with wine bottle cut them into 1-3cm pieces massage the cucumber with salt and garlic, put it a side in the fridge for 30min add sesame oil […]

Garlic Cucumber



(the above image may not represent what it is like…) Ingredients: (2-3 big bowls) Fried tofu 400g Salad leaf 2 cucumber 2 Red bell pepper 2 Dressing (you can change it as you like) lime 4 (take a juice) chili 2 garlic 1-2 clove (crushed) if you liike salt (nam […]

Salad with fried tofu


This is my usual recipe. I am sure there are millions of ways to do a good Thai curry:) Ingredients: 25 servings Red Curry paste 300g Ginger big 2 chunk garlic 6 clove coconut cream 6 can coconut cream (sweet)/ or suger 6spoon salt or nam-pla Fried Tofu -600g Tofu […]

Thai Curry


I had this salad on a hot day in Greece.. and it is perfect for a sweaty day. It could be a nice lunch salad. Ingredients for 10 servings 3 red onion, chopped 600g Puy or green lentils canned feta 2pack (400g) cubed semi-dried tomatoes 1 bottle, chopped tomatoes 200g, […]

Lentil and sun dried tomato salad



2 cups water 1 cup quinoa 1 pinch salt 1 cup grape tomatoes (halved) 1 cup cucumber (chopped) 1/3 cups pitted kalamata olives (halved) 1/4 cups diced red onions 1/3 cups feta cheese ground black pepper salt 1/4 cups olive oil 3 tablespoons red wine vinegar or Lemon 1 teaspoon […]

Quinoa Greek Salad


serving of 8 >> adjust the amount for 34 2 cups whole milk 2 cups water 1 1/2 teaspoons kosher salt 1 cup polenta 1/2 teaspoons ground black pepper 4 tablespoons unsalted butter cheese (shredded) In a large pot over medium-high heat, bring milk, water, and salt to a boil. […]

Polenta


Ingredients: (serving for 12) Beetroot 6 Roquette or baby spinach leaves 1 bag or 2 bunches parsley 1 bunch feta cheese 400g olive oil lemon juice salt and pepper Steps: peal the beetroot and cut in half and slice it in 5mm thin. Boil it in hot water until it […]

Beetroot salad



(serving for 8) 100g raisins 50g walnuts (we can have them seperately and add each at the table) fresh peppermint 1 cucumber 800g yoghurt salt, pepper Wash the raisins, and chop the walnuts. Wash the peppermint leaves and chop them, cut cucumber in small pieces. Blend yoghurt with salt and […]

Cucumber yoghurt with raisins


Ingredients (serving for 10) >> you can double 800g canned chickpeas 8 tbsp lemon juice or more 8 garlic cloves, crushed Salt 400ml tahini (sesame seed paste) 16 tbsp water 8 tbsp extra virgin olive oil Preparation method 1. Drain the chickpeas and rinse. Reserve a few whole chick peas […]

Humus


original>> http://www.foodnetwork.com/recipes/ina-garten/tabbouleh-recipe/index.html Ingredients: (serving 10) >> you can double this amount 2 cup bulghur wheat (or couscous) 3 cups boiling water 1/2 cup freshly squeezed lemon juice (4 lemons) 1/2 cup good olive oil 7 teaspoons kosher salt 2 cup minced scallions, white and green parts (2 bunch) 2 cup […]

Tabbouleh



Ingredients: (for 20-25 serving) 4 kg of semolina olive oil 800 g of chickpea 300 g of dry raisin 20 zucchini 2 kg of turnip 2 kg broad bean 2 fennel 2 lemon 2 stick of celery parsley Coriander fresch 2 clove of garlic 3 oignon salt, pepper 4 tbsp […]

Couscous with Vegetable stew