The Fest:

22 – 23 July 2017 @ Les Moulins de Paillard, Poncé-sur-le-Loir, France

Summer Fest is a weekend long event that is open to everyone who would like to join. The event will take place on the July 22nd (Sat) and the 23rd (Sun). A series of workshops will introduce etextile techniques and materials to beginners, and intermediate DIY tinkerers. Besides the workshops, we plan presentations, performances and panel discussions about current issues around technology and textiles. At the evening of the 22nd everyone is invited to join the big summer feast, where we B.B.Q. and will enjoy a glass of local wine together.


>> More info about Workshop

>> More info about Discussions, Presentations and Performances

There will be no admission for the Summer Fest. We will be happy to receive donations if you like to contribute to the event financially. There will be a donation box at the entrance. There is a fee for the workshops to cover the materials and tools cost. Please see the workshop page for the cost. You can buy food and drinks at the event. We are planning to cook BBQ for 22nd evening, and Brunch for the 23rd morning.

Please note that there is also no ATM in the village. We can only take cash for food, workshop fee and shuttle costs. Please make sure to take enough cash with you.

This event is hand-made by the participants of eTextile Summer Camp. There is no funding or institution involved. We do this because we would like to meet you, share skills and knowledge and have a good time with you. Please respect everyone participating the event. We follow the Berlin Code of Conduct and we are committed to provide a friendly, safe and welcoming environment for all, regardless of gender, sexual orientation, ability, ethnicity, socioeconomic status and religion (or lack thereof).