To be fair, St. George's Hall doesn't look too shabby when it's not in the sun either

"provocation" seems to be to the art world what "disrupt" is to the tech world

At @the_bluecoat to explore the role and purpose of art schools

I think I might need to start making a list of awesome-names-I-wish-we'd-thought-of-for-DoES-Liverpool-machines, as I'm super jealous that we don't have Laser Minelli (the animalhair.co.uk/ laser-cutter) and Vinyl Ritchie (Duke Studio Leeds' vinyl cutter). Although, in our defence we've got Harry Plotter (vinyl plotter/cutter) and Prints Adam (3D printer)...

If you enjoy my posts about #wrenching on my old truck engine rebuild project, please consider boosting this message. I'd love to find more people on the fediverse who are mechanically inclined and can share advice. Due to the decentralized nature, it's not as easy to find niche interests.

To anyone who doesn't know, I'm slowly rebuilding my 1965 GMC 1000 pickup. Right now I have the engine pulled. It's been machined, and I'm reassembling. I have a long road ahead.

#Wrenching #DIY #ClassicCars

The Spirit of Liverpool sits illuminated at the top of the Walker Art Gallery

Are skips poised to take over from containers in the stack them up pop-up architectural style?

Send encrypted passwords, tokens, API keys direct from the command-line with our new release, Fluidkeys 0.3 💻 🤫 fluidkeys.com/blog/release-0-3

Pleased to announce that @mdales is going to be running his Intro to Fusion 360 course at DoES Liverpool on 3rd Feb. Tickets at eventbrite.co.uk/e/autodesk-fu

The future of libraries; supply chains; UK manufacturing; and equality and society. This week's Interesting Things on the Internet - mcqn.net/mcfilter/archives/lin

Last year ended too busily, so I fell out of the habit. Month-and-a-fortnight-notes doesn't have quite the same ring, does it? :-D Still, an update on the MCQN Ltd blog... dlvr.it/QwCTcG

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