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General news from the People’s Factory

Anke Fischer

Interview about People’s Factory “Personal Manufacturing” Workshop

“Choose your favorite piece – we’ll help you produce it yourself!”

Under this motto, the first Personal Manufacturing Workshops took place at FabLab Lucerne in December. One of our first participants was Juliane. At the Christmas market “Hallen-Luja” in Lucerne (see blog entry) she had seen which People’s Factory design pieces can be produced during a workshop and wanted to try it out for herself. Afterwards I met Juliane for a personal conversation to find out how everything worked on her. Read for yourself what Juliane has experienced and felt and be inspired…..

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Marianne Wilmsmeier

People’s Factory starts with the workshops!

End of November we presented our first People’s Factory favourites at the Christmas market “Hallen-Luja” in Lucerne. From now on, everyone can produce their own production during a guided “Meet-Eat-Make” -workshop. Within a short time we received the first registrations, so that 2 weeks later we could start with the first production workshops at the Fab Lab Luzern. A very interactive and interesting experience – both for the participants and for us.

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Isaac Pierre

Making people make!

“Once a person has made 3 objects it starts understanding what the paradigm is about” – Marianne said to me the first time I met her.

Empowering people by freeing the products we use from being an act of consuming.

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Anke Fischer

„Yes, we made it differently“ @ „Hallen-luja“ in Lucerne

After 4 really busy weeks of brainstorming, creation and searching for new ways to make our vision of People’s Factory a reality, we finally and proudly presented 13 designs at the „Hallen-luja“ Christmas market in Lucerne.

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Anke Fischer

Encouraging Partnerships, we make it differently and together!

“Make it Differently and Transform Your Emotions into Real Objects!“ – With this slogan People’s Factory officially launched last weekend in Lucerne. The exciting idea behind it: Produce products with cool designs from different product designers on professional machines yourself.

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Anke Fischer

Personal Manufacturing Workshop: „Making it Differently“

Choose your favorite design – we provide the experience!

Are you interested in gaining personal manufacturing competency to push your skills to the next level? Are you ready to learn about very exciting and powerful tools that will take your ideas and concepts to a whole new realm?

The Workshop

The guided personal manufacturing workshop will provide you with fascinating insights and experience in using technical and human skills in order to manufacture your favorite design piece.

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Anke Fischer

We should embrace technology, but not become technology ourselves.

Digital transformation everywhere, but what do we humans actually want? Being happy – in the Greek sense – is not a tool. We should embrace technology but not become technology ourselves,”says Futurist Gerd Leonhard.

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