FabLab Projects

Open Day Fridays

Open Day Fridays

On Fridays Nerve Centre FabLab opens its doors to the community, inviting individuals to come along and learn more about the facilities, book a machine and to meet other makers.

  • The concept is based on the ‘Take5’ steps to wellbeing and is designed to promote public awareness of how we can all take simple

    TECH5 Cube

    Run By FabLab, in partnership with Western Health and Social Care Trust Recovery Services in Derry~Londonderry, Limavady and Strabane,...

  • Fab Social


    In October 2016, the Nerve Centre in partnership with the Outer North NR Partnership and the Greater Shantallow Area Partnership and...

  • Get Started with Digital Design

    Get Started with Digital Design

    This initiative by Nerve Centre and The Prince's Trust, encouraged participants to explore their creativity and turn their ideas...

  • Digital Fruit Orchestra

    Digital Fruit Orchestra

    As part of CultureTECH, Nerve Centre and FabLab set a new World Record for the largest ever Digital Fruit Orchestra using MakeyMakey...

  • Little Inventors

    Little Inventors

    Nerve Centre worked with over 250 young people from local primary schools to inspire and support their wonderful imaginations, taking...

  •  Future Classrooms - Creating STEAM in the Classroom

    Future Classrooms - Creating STEAM in the Classroom

    Delivered as part of Creativity Month 2014, the Future Classroom conference at Guildhall, Derry~Londonderry looked at how creativity and...

  • FabLab at HMP Maghaberry

    FabLab at HMP Maghaberry

    Inmates at HMP Maghaberry Prison have successfully completed a four-day pilot project, funded by the Department for Communities, in...

  • 3D Printing in the Classroom

    3D Printing in the Classroom

    3D Printing in the Classroom – A Schools Handbook for Northern Ireland was published in partnership with Northern Ireland’s Creative...

  • Reimagine, Remake, Replay

    Reimagine, Remake, Replay

    An exciting regional project allowing young people to connect with and enhance museum collections using a mix of creative media and the...

  • Future Artist Makers Exhibition Header

    Future Artist Makers: The Exhibition

    26 November 2016 - 26 February 2017

    A first-of-its kind international exhibition, bringing together 19 artist-makers from across...

  • Digital Makers in the Community

    Digital Makers in the Community

    An exciting programme of digital creativity involving more than 1,400 disadvantaged young people

  • Creative Media Courses

    Creative Media Courses

    Through our accredited courses you will develop new skills, gain qualifications, collaborate with local, regional and international...

  • Fab Farm

    Fab Farm

    Fab Farm is a partnership between the Nerve Centre’s FabLab and the Playtrail which sees students from the Playtrail and Ardnashee...