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BVHM Duct Tape Creations

Exhibit

Duct Tape CreationsrnCome and try your hand at making useful items out of duct tape and a few common objects. Sixth graders from Buena Vista Horace Mann (K-8 school from the Mission District) will be instructing in both English and Spanish.


Caine’s Arcade: From a Movie to a Movement

Presenter

The phenomenal story of how "Caine's Arcade" - a viral short film about a 9 year old boy's DIY cardboard arcade - launched a global movement of cardboard creativity in kids & classrooms around the world.


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!


Chemistry Gibberish

Exhibit

Chemistry Gibberish explores the fascinating world of chemistry and allows you to make up a little batch of silly putty while your parents see fun chemistry products. You might even get lucky and see super cold chemistry!



Community Science Workshop Network Project

Exhibit

The Community Science Workshop Network Project supports hands-on science education in low-income communities throughout California. We build science projects using trash, junk, and recycled materials. Come build with us!


Cradle Duende

Performer

Cradle Duende presents a combination of Kezmer and Flamenco "cklezmenco" with an infusion of reggae and cumbia dance rhythms. Cradle Duende takes its name from the Spanish word "cduende", in reference to a musically heightened


Creating in the Digital and Physical

Presenter

Abdulrahman will show how kids are engaging in diverse creative experiences while building digital-physical artifacts using Scratch (http://scratch.mit.edu) connected to sensors and motors, including a Scratch chain reaction!


Crowd-Powered Bridge Design and Research Projects

Exhibit

Brainstorm, sketch, prototype, design, and build a massive bridge with other Makers! Also, don't miss out on interacting with our lab's research projects!


CuriOdyssey Mobile Museum

Exhibit

Visit CuriOdyssey's Mobile Museum to experiment hands-on with gears, gadgets, and mechanical science exhibits. Try out your maker skills by designing, creating, and testing your own wind-powered vehicle on our test track!


CyberDollhouse

Exhibit

This CyberDollhouse was made from an iMac G3 computer which we gutted and recreated as an interactive party pad for LEGO peeps and their pals.


DIY Cardboard Village

Exhibit

DIY will be providing the space and resources for kids to create their own Cardboard Village, and documenting the entire process with time lapse video.


Drawp – Social and Secure Drawing App for Kids

Exhibit

Drawpu00ae is an iPad app to create beautiful drawings and swipe them to the people you love. n


E-Textiles Sewing the Way!

Presenter

Come learn about e-textiles, which bring together fabrics, electronics, and computers. We'll share educational applications of e-textile materials like the LilyPad Arduino, and then you'll get to make your own soft circuit!


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.


Electric Giraffe

Exhibit

What started out as a crazy idea to build an art car for Burning Man soon turned into something beyond imagination. Each purchase of a model or T-shirt helps to fund this project and keep the electric giraffe alive.


EmmaMini Jewelry Designs

Exhibit

I am a 14 year-old jewelry maker. I have been designing one-of-a-kind beaded jewelry and Decoden for five years.


Everlight: rethinking the lamp

Exhibit

The Everlight is an alternative choice to your typical off-the shelf lamp, letting your personality shine nthrough easy customization. By using upcyled materials or handcrafted art, it's good for the world and your wallet.


Fabric Art w/ Lovebian Designs

Exhibit

Make your own wearable art! We supply the tote bag or shirt, and you create the art with fabric pastels. We'll heat-press your masterpiece so you can show it off for years!


FarmShorts: Films, Farms and Food + Filmmaker Q&A

Exhibit

FarmShorts: Films, Farms and Food - short videos from the heart of the local food movement.


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