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‘Howdy!’

Exhibit

My work combines cultural icons in unique ways to form 3 dimensional dreams. With a 1953 Emerson TV and a bunch of howdys the project has evolved into a commentary on mid 20th century transportation and where it carries us.


Alexandria von Bromssen – Fashion Designer

Performer

Alexandria von Bromssen - rnProject Zero Carbon Footprint - The sustainable collection


Ask A Carpenter!

Exhibit

Get straight, unbiased answers to all your home maintanence questions from a licensed professional. Learn wood joinery and box making. See dovetail boxes being made by hand. Get help with your own project's design.


Assemblage Robot

Exhibit

Assemblage robot sculpture night lights created from LEDs and materials gathered from scrap metal and salvage yards.


Aurora

Exhibit

Aurora is an opalescent willow with hand-beaten copper leaves that chime in the wind. At night, the tree comes alive with light, rotating through the spectrum of colors and providing spectacular illumination. It is a fairy tr


Aurora Light Graffiti

Exhibit

As Aurora Light Painters (NBC's America's Got Talent Quarter Finals) we invented a way to do live light painting so everyone can see the image as it forms. Attendees can use light toys as "paint brushes" on an "air canvas".


Baffling the Cacophony

Exhibit

A quiet chill-out meditative and art-making space especially for introverts and the over-stimulated. Stop by to reserve your 25-minute spot to make a collage or just sit, reflect, & breathe. Garment art on view, too!


BPS Makes!: Mobile MakerCarts in Schools

Exhibit

Join us in our discussion about this flexible platform that brings Fab Lab tools centered on craft, and studio-based processes into the classroom, and make a physical book that interacts with events programmed in Scratch.


BreastStop

Exhibit

Two trampolines with pink parachute domes coverings create a relaxing chill space inside. Or come inside and jump a bit if you wish.


Broadening Participation through E-Textiles

Presenter

This session examines strategies for broadening participation in the Maker Community through e-textiles, which have sparked the first ever female-dominated electronics hobbyist community around soft circuits.


Camp Couture -The Recycled Fashion

Performer

Camp Couture will present the Recycled Collection 2013 - A fashion/runway exhibition where all the garments have been up-cycled to create a sustainable collection. Be prepared to be awed!


CCA Cross-Section

Exhibit

CCA Cross-Section: A group selection of exciting projects made recently at California College of the Arts.


CelloJoe

Performer

CelloJoe - Cello & Beatboxing - Classical Hip-Hop. International bicycle touring vagabond troubadour cellist beatboxern


Channelled Alien Mechanicals

Exhibit

Channelled Alien mechanical sculptures. All parts made by hand- They respond to human touch by changing shape, size, etc.



Creative Commons

Exhibit

Creative Commons is the legal and technological protocol that creative people can use to share their work with each other. Creative Commons licenses make it easy for creators to adapt and build on each other's ideas.


Creative Reuse: Piano Head to Tail

Exhibit

Old pianos contain a wealth of materials that can be used to make wonderful new creations.


CROCHET JAM

Exhibit

CROCHET JAM is a community-base art project using the African-American folk-art tradition of crocheting rag rugs. Participants share stories while making large works of art and bringing together people from across society.


Dangerous Eventualities & other puppet shows

Exhibit

Stilters escort your dreams & longings to a place where they hang just out of reach.


East Bay School for Boys

Exhibit

East Bay School for Boys, an independent middle school, provides opportunities for boys to design, build, nurture, and grow their world, empowering boys to affect, connect, reflect, and most importantly, love to learn.