Freeform Common Room

Exhibit

A maker room for fiber art where you are encouraged to use and bend the rules of crochet and knitting. Where what you make will be a part of the art we create together this weekend. Traveling Wedge--not your granny's square!



The NeedleArts Zone

Exhibit

We teach needlearts: knitting, crochet, needlepoint, cross-stitch and spinning! There is no charge for instruction or materials, and each student takes home their learning supplies and instruction sheet.


Makeably

Exhibit

Makeably is a place where new things get made and where every product is customizable and remixable by you (home decor, cool gadgets, toys, art, and more). We bring together users and makers in an environment that encourages individuality and creativity. Stop by and say hello to our team, check out some of the coolest creations our users and makers have made, and celebrate the maker in everyone!





Show & Tell in a Ponga Picture

Exhibit

Ponga rediscovers the art of Show & Tell! You put love into everything you make, now you can share what you love about your Maker project with the world. Show Ponga what you've made and together we'll tell the world.






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.



DNA Makers

Exhibit

We are a family that enjoy making DNA models and crafts that are educational, artistic and fun to play for children as well as for adults. The models are built using LEGO pieces, paper, PVC pipes, knitting materials & LEDs.


Workshop Weekend

Exhibit

Workshop Weekend is a community-based two-day event of 1- to 3-hour long hands-on workshops across a variety of disciplines, from crafting to engineering to gardening, all taught by local, passionate makers.


NeedleArts Zone

Exhibit

NeedleArts Zone teaches crochet, cross-stitch, knitting, needlepoint and spinning at no charge, with free supplies. Drop in anytime, decide what you want to learn, and go for it!


Makerspace School Projects

Exhibit

High school students from our pilot group of 15 Makerspace schools will be exhibiting their final projects. Projects may include converted go-karts, knitted skirts, bicycle-wheel basketball hoops, and stained glass!