Month: August 2008

Solar Theremin (video)

There are just a few short hours left in our 20% off everything sale at the Maker Shed store… Just enter “dogdays” on check out and get 20% off your entire order. On a related note Marc’s “Solar Theremin-like device” build was just featured on YouTube!

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Maker Faire Austin: Deadline Tomorrow!

Maker Faire Austin: Deadline Tomorrow!

Look at all these happy Makers and Make enthusiasts: This was at Maker Faire Bay Area 2008. Let’s ‘make’ sure Austin 2008 is even more impressive by getting your project entry now: the deadline’s midnight tomorrow! If you need a refresher, here’s an intro to Maker Faire from the Bay Area Faire: Now, hurry and […]

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Maker Faire Austin: Deadline Thursday!

If you haven’t already, gather up your best project, read the Call For Makers, and submit your project for Maker Faire Austin 2008. You’ve only got until midnight Thursday! Last year was a blast, and this year should be even better. Here’s a robot tour of Maker Faire Austin 2007 by Mark Frauenfelder: I just […]

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Austin / San Antonio Event: Terrific Treehouses

Austin / San Antonio Event: Terrific Treehouses

(A rendering of “Our Green Treehouse”) If you find yourself with a desire to see examples of how we might live more in harmony with nature, with a stress on the “in” part, there’s a collection of treehouses being unveiled in San Antone through tomorrow: The Balcones Chapter of the USGBC invites you to come […]

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