Month: January 2020

Adafruit Clue: A Micro:bit Form Factor Smorgasbord

Adafruit Clue: A Micro:bit Form Factor Smorgasbord

Limor, the brains behind Adafruit, has been inspired to explore the Micro:bit form factor and the result is this versatile board called the Clue. This is designed to be a logical next step after you’ve explored the basics on your Micro: Bit. Packed with sensors and a full color TFT display, this seems like it […]

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A Movie Ready P-51 Mustang Cockpit Comes To Life

A Movie Ready P-51 Mustang Cockpit Comes To Life

Take a few minutes to watch this trailer for a book called Mustang. It may be tempting to assume that this came out of some professional production house, but what you’ll find is that the creator, Grant Hobbs, spent most of his time in a makerspace to create this. There is of course a healthy […]

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Maker Spotlight: Dominic Bender

Maker Spotlight: Dominic Bender

  Name: Dominic Bender Where are you located?  Germany, Bavaria What is your day job?  Mechanical Engineer Youtube | Twitter | Instagram | Personal Website | Walking Papercut | Jabbado’s Kitchen What kinds of stuff do you make?  I mostly make physical things from wood, metal and plastic. I also do 3D printing, papercraft and […]

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Sequino Tells Time In The Most Satisfying Way: Sequins

Sequino Tells Time In The Most Satisfying Way: Sequins

You know you’ve done it. You’re walking through the store and you see those pillows covered in sequins that change color depending on which way you lay them. You swipe your fingers across the surface, for a letter, or maybe a simple drawing. Then comes the satisfying part, you swipe your had across the surface […]

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Maker Spotlight: Bernie Solo

Maker Spotlight: Bernie Solo

Name : Bernie Solo Where are you located? Michigan What is your day job? Design/Fabrication/Content Creator Do you attend a makerspace/fablab/hackerspace? Yes. “Factory Two” in Flint, Michigan Youtube | Instagram | Twitter | Facebook | Instructables   What kinds of stuff do you make? My favorite things to build are mechanical gadgets. I also enjoy […]

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Maker Business Profile: Courtney Reckord’s Topographical Jewelry

Maker Business Profile: Courtney Reckord’s Topographical Jewelry

Who are you and where are you located? My name is Courtney Reckord and I live in Burlington Vermont. What do you make? I make data driven jewelry using USGS data. Each piece is an accurate representation of a different landscape. How do you make them? I start with data from USGS and import that […]

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Join Us For A Look Back At Maker Faires Around The World In 2019

Join Us For A Look Back At Maker Faires Around The World In 2019

2019 was an incredible year for Maker Faires all over the world.  We asked the local organizers of these fantastic events to share their favorite video coverage and we got some great videos from places like Vienna, Tokyo, Gent, Brussels, Seol, and Bay area. Take a little time and enjoy the sights and sounds of […]

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