This series of workshops, which I ran in both 2013 and 2016 at Sesc Consolação, São Paulo, is focused on introducing new audiences to the creation of board games. During weekly meetings, participants played existing games, discussed their design and experiences, and developed their own original games.
In January 2015, Carolina Chmielewski and I organized a three-day free workshop about embodiment and play in Sesc Campinas. It was focused on both online and offline games, as we mixed experimental toy prototypes using smartphone sensors as controllers with traditional folk games and play. We also presented a selection of existing physical digital games, like JS Joust, Bounden and B.U.T.T.O.N..