Alison will be speaking at Dorkbot in NYC Wednesday November 5th. She will be talking about her new book Switch Craft: Battery Powered Crafts to Make and Sew co-authored with Fang-yu Lin. Switch Craft is a book of 20 DIY technologically infused and inspired projects that mix sewing, soldering, electronic techniques. It is the first book whose goal is to reach a mainstream craft audience and show them the joy of working with electricity without compromising aesthetics or style. Alison will be talking about the book, its projects, and about its strategy for making technology accessible and relatable to a mass female audience.
The 1601216th dorkbot-nyc meeting will take place at 7pm on Wednesday, November 5th, 2008 at Location One in SoHo.
The meeting is free and open to the public. Please bring snacks to share.