Genius Skwäd November 2016

Genius Skwäd is a space where kids 6 to 11 years old get to explore science, technology, engineering and math with fun, hands-on activities. This past week provided an environment where kids used their own natural curiosity to make discoveries about the world around them. The kids learned how to create, and code a game using [...]

By | 2016-11-22T19:48:38+00:00 November 22nd, 2016|AkiraChix, Community, Creative, Design, Events, Kids Programme, Technology|0 Comments

A day at Akirachix Training Program

By Martha Saka  Class of 2016 My name is Martha Saka and I am a student at AkiraChix training program. We are going through a one-year intensive course in programming, design and entrepreneurship skills with the objective to equip us with knowledge that will propel us to find financial liberating opportunities and escape the trap [...]

Foundation course for June 2016

Whether you're a beginner who wants to get started in web development, a designer looking to hand-code their concepts, or a marketer who wants a little more control over their CMS, you'll need to know HTML and CSS to get the job done. This 3 month course is the quickest way to get exploring. You [...]

Kids Tech & Arts Camp

In our quest to broaden young minds by giving the applied technical skills over the years, one thing has become apparent to AkiraChix. We need to embed the seeds of encouragement from a very young age. This is why we have begun running a kids outreach targeting children between the ages of 7- 14 years, [...]

By | 2017-05-23T17:16:02+00:00 July 15th, 2015|Creative, Design, Kids Programme, Technology|12 Comments

Join us for our first AkiraChix Design meet up!

AkiraChix is hosting its first Design Meet Up on the 19th of June 2015 from 5-7pm. The word "design" has traditionally been used to describe the visual aesthetics of objects such as books, websites, products, interiors, architecture, and fashion. Gradually, the definition of design has stretched to include not just artifacts but strategic services and systems. [...]

By | 2017-05-23T17:16:03+00:00 June 11th, 2015|AkiraChix, Community, Design, Events, Meetings|0 Comments

A New Brand Identity For AkiraChix

(Guest post by Nyandia Kamawe, Ewamak Designs LTD and Graphic Design Trainer at AkiraChix) Since its inception in 2010, AkiraChix has evolved immensely. In 2014 the AkiraChix team had a two day team building event where much regarding the direction for AkiraChix and its mission and vision were defined. It was during this process that it was [...]

By | 2017-05-23T17:16:06+00:00 March 10th, 2015|AkiraChix, Design|0 Comments

Kids Tech & Arts Camp commences

Monday 7th April 7:30am at the junction shopping mall parking lot, a Kenya Bus Service is slowly filling up with young children between the ages of 7 and 13. As is expected very few conversations since the kids do not know each other. One and a half hours later, we are in a house compound [...]

By | 2017-05-23T17:16:19+00:00 April 8th, 2014|AkiraChix, Design, Kids Programme|0 Comments